One of music’s greatest rhyme mavericks, Big Boi’s indelible influence remains unwavered across two generations of rap music. As one-half of Outkast, Big Boi released a string of music’s most influential works, including ‘Aquemini’, ‘Stankonia’, ‘Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik’ and ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below’—the latter making the duo the first and only hip-hop artist in history to win the Grammy for ‘Album of the Year’.
Big Boi’s first 2010 solo record ‘Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty’peaked at no. 3 on the US charts and received unanimous critical acclaim with Pitchfork proclaiming it one of the ‘100 Best Albums of the Decade So Far’ and topping year-end lists from the likes of Time Magazine and Paste. His 2012 follow-up ‘Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumours’ enamoured tastemakers and fans alike and featured collaborations with A$AP Rocky, Killer Mike, Kid Cudi, and more. In 2015, Big Boi collaborated with Phantogram to create supergroup Big Grams, releasing a widely acclaimed self-titled debut album.
The Atlanta-born rapper, producer and songwriter released his third full-length solo album ‘Boomiverse’ earlier this year, containing the singles ‘In The South’ with Gucci Mane & Pimp C, ‘Mic Jack’ feat. Adam Levine, ‘Kill Jill’ feat. Killer Mike & Jeezy and ‘Chocolate’ feat. Trozé resonate with media and fans worldwide.
Don’t miss one of hip-hop’s greatest phenomena up close and personal this March.