Big Boi

Jan
16
Big Boi Performs with Phantogram on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

Big Boi

While A$AP Rocky was on “Letterman,” his “Lines” collaborator Big Boi was on ABC, performing on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” The OutKast rapper hit the outdoor stage in Hollywood with indie pop duo Phantogram to perform “CPU” off his sophomore album Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors.

Rocking a fur shawl and scarf over his red sweater, Sir Lucious and his band had the crowd jamming to his computer love anthem.

Tap into his funky set below.

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Jan
12
New Music: Frank Ocean f/ OutKast – ‘Pink Matter (Remix)’

Pink Matter (Remix)

Destiny’s Child is linking back up and now OutKast reunites for a brief moment on the remix to Frank Ocean’s “Pink Matter.” The original features André 3000, but now Big Boi adds a verse to the song off Ocean’s Grammy-nominated album channel ORANGE.

Sir Lucious kills ‘em softly on his nasty verse. “I make her call me B.B. King because I gave her the blues,” he raps.

Big Boi previously revealed that Frank wanted both him and André on the track, but Three Stacks didn’t want an OutKast collaboration on anyone else’s album.

While we wait for that elusive OutKast album, hear the duo reconnect on “Pink Matter.”

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Jan
2
Big Boi Performs ‘Apple of My Eye’ on ‘Letterman’

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While most are still recovering from the holidays, Big Boi wasted no time getting back to work. The OutKast MC was the first musical guest of the year on “The Late Show with David Letterman.” Looking dapper in glasses and a fur shawl, he performed his Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors cut “Apple of My Eye” with special guest Jake Troth. Take a bite out of his sweet set.

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Jan
1
Video: Big Boi f/ Ludacris & T.I. – ‘In the A’

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Big Boi unites with his fellow ATLiens Ludacris and T.I. in the video for “In the A,” the latest single off his album Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors. The OutKast MC storms the streets in a fur coat and takes it back to the ‘hood, rapping in front of a convenience store.

“We talkin’ about veterans, 12 years in the game. It don’t get no better than this,” said Luda, who sported his wintery gear.

“If I had to sum up the video in a word with a hyphen, I would say G-shit and that stands for gangster shit,” added director Alex Papadopoulos.

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Dec
19
Behind the Video: Big Boi f/ Ludacris & T.I. – ‘In the A’

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ATL stand up. Big Boi unites with his fellow ATLiens Ludacris and T.I. in the video for “In the A.” In the official behind-the-scenes clip, the OutKast MC keeps it pimpin’ as he storms the streets in what he calls his “wilderness outfit.” The trio takes it back to the ‘hood, rapping in front of a convenience store.

“We talkin’ about veterans, 12 years in the game. It don’t get no better than this,” said Luda, who sported his wintery gear.

“If I had to sum up the video in a word with a hyphen, I would say G-shit and that stands for gangster shit,” said director Alex Papadopoulos.

Look for the video premiere in the coming weeks. Big Boi’s sophomore album Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors debuts at No. 34 this week with 30,000.

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Dec
19
Bruno Mars Lands at No. 2 with ‘Unorthodox Jukebox’

Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars is back on the charts in a big way. After rocketing to No. 1 with his single “Locked Out of Heaven,” the Grammy-winning singer’s sophomore album Unorthodox Jukebox enters at No. 2 on the Billboard 200.

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Dec
17
Big Boi Narrates ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’

Big Boi

If you haven’t felt the Christmas spirit yet, here’s something that may do the trick. Big Boi recites the full version of “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” as part of Noisey’s first annual Christmas special.

Fresh off the release of his sophomore album Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors, Daddy Fat Sacks kicks back in a comfy leather chair and reads Dr. Seuss’ Christmas classic, even rapping parts as he puts his own spin on it.

Boys and girls, gather ’round and listen as Sir Lucious Left Foot remixes the Christmas story.

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