Antwan “Big Boi” Patton aka Sir Lucious Leftfoot (1/2 of multi-grammy winning group OutKast) honored the legendary George Clinton through his Big Kidz Foundation’s Champion of the Arts 2012 event (August 2, 2012).
“The arts have saved my life. I had a dream and I wanted to give back to kids.” said Big Boi, shortly before helping George Clinton lead the crowd in a rousing chorus of “We want the funk, gotta have that funk!”
In addtion to Clinton (the leader of legendary groups Parliament and Funkadelic) the event also honored three time Tony Award winner Hinton Battle, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
The “Champions of the Arts” Reception was held at the Metro Atlanta Chamber’s J.B. Fuqua Rooftop Pavilion and was attended by some of Atlanta’s most influential art supporters representing the entertainment, civic and business industries including: Olympic Gold Medalist & 2011 World Long Jump Champion Dwight Phillips; David Garfinkle, producer of “Spiderman” and “Ghost the Musical” on Broadway; fashion designers Rob V and Mychael Knight and radio personality Frank Ski.
LaTocha Scott (formerly of Xscape) performed for guests who dined on creations from Chef Sammy Davis, Jr. of the Food Network’s ‘Chopped’.
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vAntwan “Big Boi” Patton
may be a lot of things… i.e. Daddy Fat Sax, Sir Lucious Leftfoot, Da ‘Godfather’ (to Andre’ 3000
& Erykah Badu’
s son Seven), and my baby daddy in my head…
(And NO, as much as I love him, I have NEVER shown up at his house unannounced *cough* Darshelle).
But I digress…
In addition to all those titles, Twan has now dubbed himself the “sock king” after several of his colorful choices have been admired throughout the world.
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Antwan “Big Boi” Patton
will be dropping his next solo project, entitled Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumor
s on November 13, 2012 and he’s released another new single from the project.
The first single, “She Said OK” featuring Theophilus London hit the scene back in May and now the musical mastermind has dropped “Gossip”.
Listen to “Gossip,” Big’s newest creation under the cut… Continue Reading…
Antwan “Big Boi” Patton recently released the title of his upcoming album and now he’s released a hot new song!
[Sidebar: Did you happen to catch Big Boi's cameo on VH1's "Single Ladies"? CLICK HERE if you missed it]
The new Chris Carmouche produced track is entitled ‘She Said Ok’, with Theophilus London, and featuring Tre Luce. It will featured on Big’s upcoming project, Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors, an will also appear on Theophilus London’s Rose Island II.
Listen/download Big Boi & Theophilus London’s “She Said OK” below… Continue Reading…
VH1′s “Single Ladies” returned for their second season Monday evening (May 28, 2012).
The “Single Ladies” of Atlanta return with one major change… Val (Stacey Dash) has been replaced with a brand new friend who could probably pass for her lil sister.
[READ: Single Ladies Season 2 Official Cast Photos]
As you know, Dash quit the show after season 1 (or was fired, depending on who you ask) but Keisha (Lisa Raye McCoy) and April (Charity Shea) return with a brand new BFF, Raquel (Denise Vasi), who was billed as Dash’s “replacement.”
[READ: Unemployment Looks Great on Stacey Dash (PHOTOS)]
In case you missed it, check out a recap of the “Single Ladies” Season 2 premiere + watch full video of the first episode… Continue Reading…
It’s been a while since I laid eyes on my boo Antwan “Big Boi” Patton aka Daddy Fat Sax aka Sir Lucious Leftfoot but he was spotted out in Vegas recently chillin with
Chilli’s man in her head boxing champion Floyd Mayweather.
While Andre 3000 is somewhere prepping to star in the Jimi Hendrix biopic, Big has been out in Cali working on his next solo project…
In addition to working on his next album, Big has also apparently been WORKING OUT!
How bout the artist formerly known as “Big Boi” ain’t really that “BIG” anymore! Peep this… Continue Reading…