Tagged: Big Boi

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Live: B.o.B, Big Boi and Future at vitaminwater #uncapped

Walking into the finale of this year’s vitaminwater #uncapped last night, guests were greeted by the stuffy smell of yellowing books. The General Society Library, usually a quiet oasis filled with specialty trade books, had … read more »

POSTED October 1, 2013 10:46AM IN uncapped photo Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,
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Live: Janelle Monae Celebrates New Album with Diddy, Big Boi

As dozens of Janelle Monae lookalikes greeted music fans entering New York’s Pier 84 last night, there was no questioning whose show you were at. From the signature coiffed hair to suspenders, the Monae-esque staffers—along … read more »

POSTED September 10, 2013 11:49AM IN MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,
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Download El-P and Killer Mike’s Run The Jewels

Collaborators and professional best friends El-P and Killer Mike have united to release their joint project Run The Jewels, out today for free download via Fool’s Gold. With El-P citing classic influences like Ice Cube’s … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2013 6:11PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,
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Hear James Blake’s Big Boi-Sampled Bonus Track “Every Day I Ran”

This newly-shared bonus track from James Blake’s forthcoming Overgrown is a funky doozy—it samples Big Boi’s “Royal Flush.” This bodes very strangely and greatly for Blake’s sophomore LP, out April 9th via Atlas/Republic. Stream that … read more »

POSTED April 4, 2013 10:43AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,
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André 3000 Says Big Boi’s “Pink Matter” Remix Is Not an Outkast Reunion

Big Boi’s self-released remix of Frank Ocean’s “Pink Matter,” which worked in a new Big Boi verse alongside André 3000′s original guest verse, is not an Outkast reunion, Andre 3000 tells SPIN. In a statement … read more »

POSTED January 15, 2013 2:31PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , ,
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Frank Ocean f. Big Boi and André 3000, “Pink Matter (Remix)” MP3

For the first time since 2010, Big Boi and André 3000 appear on the same track, thanks to Big Boi’s newly recorded verse over Frank Ocean’s “Pink Matter.” Hard to consider it an Outkast reunion, … read more »

POSTED January 12, 2013 6:46PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,
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12 New Videos You Might’ve Missed

While we were eating cookies and reading books over winter break, the world did not stop. Here are 12 music videos and live clips from the last couple weeks worth revisiting (or catching for a … read more »

POSTED January 2, 2013 4:15PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,
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Staff Selects Playlist: Big Boi on Fatherhood

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED December 11, 2012 2:20PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,
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By The Numbers: Big Boi’s Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors

In By The Numbers, FADER looks at a big record release and breaks it down in basic digits. This week, we tackle Big Boi’s second solo album, Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors, out today on … read more »

POSTED December 11, 2012 1:28PM IN BY THE NUMBERS Comments (88) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,
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Interview: Big Boi

Today marks the release of Big Boi’s third (if you’re counting 2003′s Spearboxxx) solo album, Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors, named after the title of a book Big says his late grandmother planned to write … read more »

POSTED December 11, 2012 10:30AM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,