Big Boi

Video: Danger Mouse – “Chase Me” ft. Run the Jewels and Big Boi

The critically acclaimed Baby Driver finally gets a wide release next week, and "Chase Me"—a Danger Mouse joint from the film's soundtrack that features critically acclaimed rappers…
Brian Josephs / June 22, 2017

Stream Big Boi’s Boomiverse

Outkast alum Big Boi has just released Boomiverse, the long-awaited followup to 2012's Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors. The album includes "Chocolate" with Los Angeles-based Trozé,  "Kill Jill" featuring Killer…
Emma May / June 16, 2017

Big Boi – “Chocolate” ft. Trozé

Big Boi has just released another track off his upcoming album Boomiverse: a freaky house-rap track called "Chocolate." It features L.A. rapper Trozé delivering a pitch-shifted,…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 12, 2017

Big Boi, Gucci Mane, and Pimp C’s “In the South” Is a Pleasant Nostalgia Trip

On the upcoming Boomiverse, it seems like Big Boi is attempting to meld sleek pop and Southern tradition not as a singular aesthetic—like he did masterfully on Sir…
Brian Josephs / June 9, 2017

Big Boi – “In the South” ft. Gucci Mane & Pimp C

Big Boi has let go of a third track from his upcoming album, Boomiverse. "In the South" more than lives up to its name by…
Ian Servantes / June 9, 2017

Video: Big Boi – “Kill Jill” ft. Killer Mike and Jeezy

After releasing the video for Boomiverse's lead single "Mic Jack" last month, Big Boi returns with a new flick for the album's second single, "Kill Jill."
Brian Josephs / June 2, 2017

Danger Mouse, Run the Jewels, and Big Boi Make Bank Heist Music on “Chase Me”

From the soundtrack to the upcoming Ansel Elgort action film Baby Driver, here's "Chase Me," a posse cut of sorts featuring Run the Jewels plus Killer Mike's…
Andy Cush / May 18, 2017

Video: Big Boi – “Mic Jack” ft. Adam Levine

Big Boi has shared the video for "Mic Jack" featuring Adam Levine. The clip for the Boomiverse single shows a dry cleaners employee played by…
Taylor Berman / May 17, 2017

Watch Big Boi Perform “Mic Jack” on Fallon

Big Boi has a new album called Boomiverse coming out this summer, and he started his publicity run a little early with a performance last night on The…
Brian Josephs / April 25, 2017

Big Boi – “Kill Jill” ft. Killer Mike and Jeezy

Last night, Big Boi followed up the Adam Levine-featuring "Mic Jack" with eastern flavored "Kill Jill." The new song features fellow Atlantan stars Jeezy and Killer…
Brian Josephs / April 21, 2017

Big Boi Is Having Fun Again on “Mic Jack,” Even With Adam Levine

Big Boi's recent career arc evokes the disappointment of watching a five-star chef serving samplers outside of Pinkberry. His versatility devolved from being a key weapon…
Brian Josephs / April 20, 2017

Big Boi – “Mic Jack” ft. Adam Levine

Atlanta icon and former Outkast MC Big Boi has just premiered "Mic Jack," a new single with Maroon 5's Adam Levine. The single is set to appear on…
Rob Arcand / April 20, 2017

20 Years, 20 Questions: Big Boi Reconnects With OutKast’s ‘ATLiens’

August 3, 1995: a day that will live in rap infamy. The Source was hosting its annual award show that night at the Paramount Theater…
Corbin Reiff / August 22, 2016

Leon Bridges and Big Boi Go Until the 25th Hour for Lollapalooza After Party

With the strains of headliner Radiohead’s closing set song "Karma Police" echoing down S. Michigan Ave, Day 2 of Lollapalooza came to an epic close. But…
Drew Fortune / July 31, 2016

The 50 Best Hip-Hop Debut Albums Since ‘Reasonable Doubt’

In honor of the recent 20th anniversary of Jay Z’s debut album, Reasonable Doubt, we’re publishing a series of pieces looking at the rapper’s singular…
SPIN Staff / July 1, 2016
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