Latest Big Boi Stories

2011-03-07 07:00:00

BERKELEY, Calif., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MOG, Inc., a next generation music media company and owner of The MOG Music Network (MMN), the premier destination for music content online and largest music focused advertising network, today announced the line-up for its Lexus CT sponsored party during the South by Southwest (SXSW) Music Festival in Austin, TX, on Saturday, March 19. Returning for its second year at The Mohawk, known for its unique indoor-outdoor space for live...

2011-01-18 13:21:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ESSENCE & Sean "Diddy" Combs will salute GRAMMY®-nominated artist and mega-talent Janelle Monae at the 2nd annual ESSENCE Black Women in Music event, an invitation-only, red-carpet event taking place during 2011 GRAMMY® Week. Hosted by ESSENCE.com Managing Editor Emil Wilbekin, Joy Bryant and Taraji P. Henson, Hollywood and the music industry will celebrate Janelle Monae on Wednesday, February 9 from 7-10PM,...

2009-12-02 09:38:00

DETROIT, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- MotorCity Casino Hotel is proud to announce the Big Boi CD Release Event, with special guest Monica at Sound Board Saturday, December 12th. Doors open at 10:00 p.m. Big Boi, outside of his primary role as Andre' 3000's partner in Outkast, and as one of the central members of the Dungeon Family, has appeared on tracks by Missy Elliot, Trick Daddy, Jay-Z, Killer Mike and Beyonce'. Big Boi of Outkast, reveals the "grown version" of himself, "Sir Luscious...

2006-07-14 22:02:13

By Tamara Conniff NEW YORK (Billboard) - OutKast duo Antwan Patton and Andre Benjamin are sitting in a suite at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills picking at pancakes. They need to figure out the track listing for their upcoming soundtrack album, the companion to the film "Idlewild," in which they co-star. Zomba Label Group president/CEO Barry Weiss, pen in hand, writes out different scenarios. Patton keeps picking at his breakfast. Weiss leans back on the couch and says with a...

2005-09-09 03:26:15

By Borys Kit LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Universal Pictures has bought worldwide rights to an untitled movie musical starring hip-hop duo OutKast. The HBO Films production is set in a 1930s Southern speakeasy and follows two characters, Percival (Andre Benjamin), the club's piano player, and Rooster (Antwan Patton), the club's lead performer and manager, through intersecting stories of love and ambition. Bryan Barber, OutKast's longtime music video collaborator, is making...

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