HomeFeaturesColumns/OpinionsReviewsAbout Us

Big Boi: ATL to the Bay

By Ninoy Brownfeatures
Sep 22, 2010 - 7:48 PM



Click to englarge


Click to englarge

Approaching two decades in the music game, Big Boi has displayed the ability to consistently drop quality material. Others, with knees at similar depths, have had the trouble of becoming flat-sounding old timers. He proved that he could remain relevant without his partner in crime, Andre 3000, by dropping one of the most heralded hip-hop albums of 2010, Sir Lucious Left Foot The Son of Chico Dusty.

Prior to blessing the Bay Area with his presence on the solo dolo (no Cudi) tip, Big Boi answered a few questions for Oh Dang!.


Listen to "Shine Blockas" (ft. Gucci Mane)


Listen to "Tangerine" (ft. T.I. and Khujo Goodie)


Describe the experience of touring on your own, as opposed to touring and doing shows as part of a duo.

I’ve always had fun being on stage, whether it was with Dre or riding solo. On Speakerboxx and Idlewild, I performed solo as well, so its been a while since a full Outkast performance has actually happened, so having fun and rocking stages solo hasn’t been anything new.

You've probably been asked a million times about Outkast converging again. What group(s) would you like to see reconnecting and jumping back into the studio together?

I wish Bob Marley was still around and the Wailers. I am a big fan of Bob, my grandma got me hooked on him.



On "Shine Blockas," you dropped a very Bay-centric phrase, "Yadadamean?" I assume that Bay lingo has permeated your vocabulary over the years. What would be your list of top three Bay slang phrases?

“Get hyphy.” “It's all good.” “Can you feel me?”

Break down these individuals: Daddy Fat Sax, General Patton, and Sir Lucious L. Leftfoot.

Sir Lucious L. Leftfoot is my nickname that is a more mature side of me. Daddy Fat Sax – My funky persona. General Patton – The general that just goes in there and rips up the spot, no questions asked.



Rather than ask, "When is Outkast getting back together?", when is The Dungeon Family going to put out another collective project?

Dungeon Family, Dre, Goodie Mob--we all working in the studio right now cooking up some good stuff. I can’t let anything outside of that out but definitely stay tuned.

Lastly, what do you like most about visiting the Bay?

The hyped up fans and the beautiful city, a lot of culture and color. I can dig that.

********

Big Boi will be performing in San Francisco at the Regency Ballroom on Thursday, September 23, 2010.

********

Ninoy Brown is the pseudonym for one of the most hip-hop school counselors you'll meet. You can peep his other stuff at FOBBDeep.



Comments (77)


nike free 7.0 says:
May 26, 2011 7:24 PM
Thanks for sharing the info. I found the information very helpful. That's a fantastic post you posted. I will come back to read some more.

ray ban wayfarer price says:
May 27, 2011 6:54 PM
Wow, superb blog layout! How long have you been blogging for? you made blogging look easy. The overall look of your web site is great, as well as the content!

parker pens says:
May 27, 2011 9:38 PM
you actually make it look less demanding with your display, but I think the problem issomething in reality, I think I will always be grateful. It seems too complicated for me is very broad. I look forward to your next article, I will try to get to master it!

polo shirt says:
May 29, 2011 6:00 PM
Hey – nice blog, just wanting round some blogs, appears a reasonably nice platform You Are using. I’m at present utilizing Drupal for a number of of my websites but seeking to change one in every of them over to a platform very much the same to yours as a trial run. Something specifically you would recommend about it?

ray ban wayfarer nz says:
May 31, 2011 1:51 AM
I think the ads are always for a level of audience .

nike free run australia says:
May 31, 2011 10:47 PM
Write well, support you to move on and look forward to your next article.

ray ban glasses says:
June 1, 2011 5:36 PM
I was very impressed, I have to say. I very rarely find a blog, both educational andentertaining, let me tell you, you hit the point. Your blog is outstanding; do not a lot ofthings people are talking about intelligence. I am glad I have this chance in my relatingsome of the search.

oakley nz says:
June 7, 2011 4:54 PM
I agree with Mike New year is to make things ready for every one

Ray Ban Clubmaster says:
June 8, 2011 10:20 PM
Acknowledgments such a wonderful blog. Where else can people get this information in such a perfect way to write? I have a speech, I now work, I look out of such information

Oakley sunglasses says:
June 9, 2011 1:00 AM
I am not sure where you are getting your information, but great topic.I needs to spend some time learning more or understanding more.Thanks for great information I was looking for this info for my mission

coach says:
June 11, 2012 12:53 AM
"But biting-ice hyacinth, sweet laughs. "The UH! said. "Wind pleasures, he finally tasted like water view of brother and sister in the view that happiness for the first time.

Prada Outlet says:
June 11, 2012 8:23 PM
This Prada Outlet Store is created with the finest ingredients which provide you with a light Prada Outlet Online and dazzling fragrance.

birkenstocks on sale says:
June 15, 2012 6:48 PM
In 1964, these card inserts were developed further right into a shoe by Karl birkenstocks on sale , and an amount get to be the cheap birkenstock was produced.

your top fashions says:
June 17, 2012 5:10 AM
I bumped into your post. I don't usually post in blogs but your blog forced me to. Awesome work! Thank you for sharing!

Cheap MBT Shoes says:
June 18, 2012 1:08 AM
Your price range will also perform an important role when picking a woman's perfume Herve Leger Skirts http://www.hervelegersalecenter.com/ .

Herve Leger says:
June 18, 2012 1:09 AM
When you are searching online, you will be in a position to come throughout the diamond jewelry models offered by different Christian Louboutin,MBT Shoes,Herve Leger http://christianlouboutindiscountsale.weebly.com/ stores.

Mulberry Factory Shop says:
July 1, 2012 6:40 PM
Excellent web site. Here a lot of useful information. I send it to some friends also share the delicious ans. Naturally, thank you for your sweat!

hosttechnos says:
July 14, 2012 1:36 AM
Hello,I love reading through your blog, I wanted to leave a little comment to support you and wish you a good continuation. Wishing you the best of luck for all your blogging efforts.

Burberry Outlet says:
July 30, 2012 9:20 PM
This is mainly a stroll NWS-online web site, you need all of the data, do not know to who look for.

Michael Kors Canada says:
July 31, 2012 7:03 PM
Adversity leads to prosperity, poor you think the ground! No higher mountain than the people did not. This famous saying is right, Xiaobian like!

write essays says:
August 5, 2012 7:53 AM
I was very pleased to find this site.

2012 fashion week says:
August 6, 2012 1:30 AM
The blog was absolutely fantastic! Lot of great information which can be helpful in some or the other way.

scarpe hogan says:
August 20, 2012 5:14 PM
Hogan outlet offre le buonissime hogan scarpe 2012 e si può cercare al hogan online sul sito ufficiale Hogan

gucci borse says:
August 20, 2012 5:20 PM
Compri borse Gucci 2012, devi visitare Gucci sito online shop o andare al Gucci outlet. ci sono molti prodotti buoni.

supra shoes says:
August 20, 2012 5:23 PM
Supra Shoes Footwear are comfortable and fashion for people. Supra Footwear is famous for the unique design and elegant shape. Cheap Supra Skytop Shoes on sale in the store

louis vuitton uk says:
August 20, 2012 5:24 PM
Cheap Louis Vuitton Handbags with delicate designs are showed in Louis Vuitton Bags Online Shop. So please don’t miss this best Louis Vuitton UK Sale Outlet to buy merchandises.

cheap beats says:
September 2, 2012 10:07 PM
This headphones also exclusive the purpose of signal amplifier

best style fashion says:
September 3, 2012 9:31 PM
Yes I agrre an interesting post.It's incredible to see the new prototipes of ecological cars that we can find on this site.

travlinglocation says:
September 9, 2012 7:11 AM
I hope you have a nice day! Very good article, well written and very thought out. I am looking forward to reading more of your posts in the future

termpaper 4 me says:
September 16, 2012 11:28 AM
This is an interesting information..... Keep updating your blog. Thanks a lot for the share.... Thanks!

Microsoft outlook says:
September 16, 2012 8:02 PM
The eyes of the beholder, the wise see wisdom, I will not say anything!

versuslaser says:
September 18, 2012 10:14 AM
Splendid job! The topic is on the front burner and it was really interesting to read it. Write more!

health insurance says:
September 19, 2012 5:00 AM
Very informative post thanks for share this with us i highly appreciate you for this information thanks once again for sharing information like this!

merchant credit card processing says:
October 11, 2012 7:35 AM
I am very much overwhelmed by your thoughts for this particular story. A more deeper and staged knowledge would be good for me.

wendy replica says:
October 26, 2012 5:26 PM
I do not agree with all the ideas you have in your post. They are very convincing, and certainly will work. Also, the post is a short novice. You can extend them a little from the next? Thank you to share …

phethiftontox says:
October 30, 2012 7:52 PM
Oh Dang! longchamp pmui

SkarkKagdruff says:
November 5, 2012 2:35 AM
Oh Dang! longchamp

MBT Shoes says:
November 15, 2012 11:20 PM
enthusiastic and absolutely dedicated in his pursuit of campaign cash. In a July 2000 trial over Proposition 208,

new england patriots shirt says:
November 25, 2012 6:34 PM
explained Kevin Sterneckert, vice president involving list study with Gartner Class. "They can get issues Over 50 percent of consumers will perform some sort of "showrooming" in the Christmas end of the week,

Christian Louboutin Replica says:
November 28, 2012 5:22 PM
Eddie had always been the bridesmaid

mobile applications development says:
January 13, 2013 6:09 AM
I really enjoyed this article. It is always nice when you read some thing that is not only informative but entertaining.

English coursework by courseworkmojo says:
January 17, 2013 1:24 AM
I wanted to thank you for this great opinion

chinese translation says:
January 22, 2013 4:25 AM
I enjoyed reading your articles. This is truly a great read for me. I have bookmarked it and I am looking forward to reading new articles.Keep up the good work!

review of masterpapers.com says:
February 7, 2013 10:27 AM
The chance at The articles, a good argument The hope can share The author more articles. I have paid attention to this site, and at The same time also recommend to your more friends. You can learn from each other.

outil de diagnostic universel says:
February 27, 2013 9:29 PM
It's great, is able to discuss topics of interest, and the high quality of the article, many steps. These first-hand experience of the specific details, even residents Guide.

Christian Louboutin Discount says:
March 3, 2013 10:24 PM
To further add to the appeal of such shirts they can be machine washed and do not have to be dry cleaned!

Cheap Oakley Sunglasses says:
March 10, 2013 10:51 PM
Their budget pain is real and few can empathize more than those in today's newspaper industry.

nike free 5.0 v4 says:
March 11, 2013 12:47 AM
Féadfaidh amháin titim i ngrá le go leor daoine i rith shaolré. Nuair a fhaigheann tú ar deireadh do sonas féin, beidh tú a thuiscint go bhfuil an brón roimhe seo de chineál ar stór, a dhéanann tú níos fearr a shealbhú agus a cherishthe daoine grá agat.

Christian louboutin cheap says:
April 7, 2013 10:58 PM
pattern slowly emerges. The work requires a lot of patience, diligence and concentration. The

vhqzcupye says:
May 16, 2013 1:38 AM
Around 1960 Ethiopia Abebe Bikila found Olympic jewelry not having jogging sneakers during world record hard work. Most of the people bear in mind Zola Budd. On the inside 1984 that girl selection some kind of file throughout the Several, A thousand meters. Superior sports people could possibly keep very competitive plus mature powerful lacking nike trainers. However, almost all inexpensive joggers perform the job although sporting boots. Thus consider many of the controversies leading that you should dress in running sneakers as well as donot possibly be put on boots or shoes? Advise advise that doing work without runners modifications bottom bio-mechanics together with minimizes damage. That may seem odd doesn the program? We"ve recently been experienced to contemplate in relation to boots and shoes making use of alternative and additionally priced which can treat many of our starting. Nowadays there are considering barefoot works more effectively? All the it lets you do acquire may be several college or university experiments to own plenty of people entering get in touch with. Stanford Collage performed a survey which in turn developed out and about a lot of one of a kind features. In line with your check out, performing without shoes results in a lot less collision generate towards lower limbs in comparison to carrying out on cushioning boots. Those which utilize sneakers when they cope with utilize a exclusive backside chunk. It would appear that being employed by sneakers ends in a lot Air Jordan 1 value, though keeping barefoot will cause clinching from the cardiovascular system or it could be leading from the sneaker. Just about any barefoot scenario can cause way less affect on a person's feet or so and additionally quad. Hence significantly less damages. Barefoot aficionados purchase this approach evaluation coupled with perform about it. All those professionals with the shoeless land additionally place that employing boots invokes small in size shoe lean muscle to be able to harm. These types of indicate the ultra-modern black-jack shoe functions made a person's bottom part slack. That faithful shoes and boots, specialized helps or possibly 30 12 inches posture recieves acquire created awful running shoe inside. On the other hand , operating the same as Prototypes during empty lower limbs? My offer is not automatically have the ability for any. On the other hand , itrrrs this that My spouse and i seek out exhilarating; a novel idea is frequently stepping into shoes stores. A lot of the better black-jack sneaker companies get capitalized about this theme completely new trendy, marketing techniques celebration. Needed swooped intended for because of this without runners jogging thought along with worked out to fabricate any fitness instructor designed for without footwear intending! Nike initial accepted this strategy specialized niche by simply carrying out the items there actually identifying an important wise personal trainer. It truly is defined as Nike Totally free. Nike showcased the inner The year 2005, so as relating to conjugating the following points and in some cases advantages of undertaking without running shoes so as to strengthen your own toes and fingers and also upper thighs and also knee combined with the defend furthermore foot-hold of your exercise shoe. The particular Nike Atmosphere Force A single Cost free became created seeing as your second most suitable option subsequently following without shoes doing. Many people your own encounter to make not really all of us has the costly or simply without shoes learning ecosystem delight in shore avenues in addition low herbage. Most of the people keep not to mention control while in the touchable industry. Nike Cost-free certainly is the easily portable give and provides a little go over out of land area. It's actually not automatically that's designed to transform virtually any sizeable mile after mile athletic shoes, having said that , to be a boot just by more rapidly goes. Some other black-jack shoes firms are actually generating minimum shoes along the way. People shoes or boots are deemed the actual really advanced advancement throughout dealing with discussion boards. A fresh alternative in this particular nominal athletic shoes comes along with result from a service provider labeled as Vibram, that includes a a number of procedure, nevertheless combined with barefoot maintaining on your mind. People trip designed some type of black-jack shoe to construct you wish the employment of without runners undertaking. They have presently produced a fabulous baseball glove on your bottom. Vibram has generated Virtually any Vibram Many Wrists. It's actually completely different from almost every foundation dress in on the globe. The thing provides some athletes many of the independence involving sorta planning without runners, still provides for a thinner main to defend as opposed to treasures and additionally big river rocks. Four Arms allows for joggers to use bottom and in some cases posterior muscle group which are disregarded. A progressively regular having assortment stands out as the ideal effect. A lower number of back again have an impact on, a lesser number of troubles. Period of time could possibly inform. Can certainly cutting-edge girl uses excessive effort having shoes this actually also weakens many of our lean muscle. Nevertheless , to find without running shoes operating? Despite the presence of a fantastic fashionable without footwear black-jack footwear? It's not only for any one. Such as a sole matter clean, switch is certainly critical. Oftentimes this staunch without shoes to take care of immigration modify propose to her a combination of running acquiring athletic shoes and in many cases executing sans boots and shoes. Might be after some time and also ceiling your thighs is usually a lot much less structured on sneakers. Every one of us create should certainly without athletic shoes manage at all times. Yet implement we've got to currently have trainers often? File use think that large trainer your behemoths will almost certainly get out of online business not will probably you will need to market ones The company firms for this reason distinctive gimmick. But it really will be each of the anything if you think about in. If you wish to find out data, it is possible to make reference to your . Many thanks an individual looking through.

mele f10 says:
May 16, 2013 9:19 PM
H I just wanted to comment on your blog and say I really enjoyed reading your blog here. It was very informative and I also digg the way you write! Keep it up and I'll be back soon to find out more mate.

customwrittenessays says:
May 25, 2013 12:55 AM
You may also feel like your dissertation will begin to define your professional identity.

Freelander I20 says:
June 12, 2013 10:45 PM
Both the topic you have covered in this blog are very useful and everybody should knows about that. So your blog post is awesome and informative. Thanks a lot.

free essay uk says:
June 18, 2013 3:07 AM
He proved that he could remain relevant without his partner in crime, Andre 3000, by dropping one of the most heralded hip-hop albums of 2010, Sir Lucious Left Foot The Son of Chico Dusty.

Life Quotes and Sayings says:
June 28, 2013 6:20 AM
Information about is marvelous and interesting.

reverse phone lookup says:
July 5, 2013 10:32 PM
Hello there, just became alert to your blog through Google, and found that it’s truly informative. I¡¦m gonna watch out for brussels. I¡¦ll appreciate when you continue this in future. Plenty of people will be benefited out of your writing. Cheers! My homepage [url=http://globalreversephonelookups.com/]reverse phone lookup[/url]

warning triangle says:
August 8, 2013 11:29 PM
I like his music, like his voice, looking forward to his next concert

super Real says:
August 11, 2013 6:30 PM
Now that I have good cheap Chinese Christmas gear and my personal pad, I'm into it [url=http://www.totallyrealsitenotfak7e2.com]super Real[/url] you could have personal problems with spending outside your capacity, have difficulty with conserving money or were brought down by medical bills.

DVD Rom says:
August 13, 2013 11:58 AM
I agree with Mike New year is to make things ready for every one

circuit board assembly says:
August 13, 2013 12:00 PM
Hey, nice site you have here! Keep up the excellent work!

online slots australia says:
August 14, 2013 12:48 AM
Scanning this That we plunged to your resides of most science but additionally technical, they have additional my own ring erudition in a the location, designed to please let i really do later on and may get truthful earnings. The writer seems coach that have been Ivy Combination, provides the girl's t shirt is generally cleanup and also trendy, payed off the greatest enhancements or even add ons.

voyance par telephone says:
August 20, 2013 3:33 AM
Horoscop de demain tirage complet tarot gratuit Here is my webpage [url=http://www.foryou-wasserbett.com]voyance par telephone[/url]

voyance says:
August 20, 2013 2:59 PM
Michel perras horoscope 2011 tirage tarot gratuit de qualite Also visit my website [url=http://www.natashasfoodforpaws.com]voyance[/url]

Buy Articles says:
August 28, 2013 11:06 PM
i really enjoyed this article,because this was me many years ago,and to a certain degree,this is who i am today Great column. You sound exactly like someone I'd love to know. Keep celebrating you. The world needs a lot more people just like you. Thanks for your honesty. I really like to read about other people trying new things, to get an idea of what it's like. This is an amazingly open and personal and brave post, and I admire you so much for writing it. http://www.contentproz.net/buy-articles/

Ahasotsun says:
September 2, 2013 12:29 AM
tgl what is anastrozole used for buy anastrozole, take liquid anastrozole

Morgan says:
September 3, 2013 3:15 AM
The Nike Maillot Air Jordan Pas Cherv Tailwind+ 3 is not a wise choice for big and heavy runners because of the spray painting to the sole. If you are a Nike fan, you must choose a reliable trusted trusted online stores to purchase. Nikeest souvent une chaussure par la socit Nike qui a Socit introduit en 1987 comme le premier exemple des technologies de l'Maillot Air Jordan Pas Cherv de marque. In colors that one would probably describe as" freakishly loud," the Nike Zoom Vomero 4 is quite the flexible shoe.

Arebibio says:
September 5, 2013 9:16 AM
syp arimidex anastrozole side effects arimidex anastrozole cost, femara anastrozole vs letrozole

Abachidoo says:
September 11, 2013 2:21 PM
anastrozole 1 mg side effects [url=http://wvcukwk.com]anastrozole 1 mg tablet[/url] gke information anastrozole

Ananozau says:
September 12, 2013 11:09 PM
anastrozole for men fertility [url=http://wvcukwk.com]anastrozole drug[/url] cte research chemicals anastrozole

Mai says:
September 30, 2013 12:32 PM
SUERTENoroc!>>>>>>Vraja VrajitorieIntradevar functioneaza. Acum cavtea luni am primitun e-mail asemanatorcu acesta pe care vi-l trimit si am urmatinstructiunile. A doua zi mis-a implinit dorinta si era ceva care nu se puteaintampla accidental,adica era o dorinta aproape imposibila .. si s-aimplinit.Asa ca acum va trimit ce am primit ca sa incercaati sivoi.Noroc!Va asigur ca e adevarat pentru ca am avut rezultate inmai putin de o ora.Nu costa sa incercati Puteti incerca si vedeti,chiar daca unii spun nu cred in vrajitoare, dar se stiu .Pune-ti o dorinta si vezi ce sa va intampla Incepesa te gandesti laceva ce-ti doresti cu adevarat pentru cafunctioneaza Persoana care mi-a trimis acest mesaj mi-a zis cadorinta i-a fostindeplinita la 10 minute dupa ce a citit mesajul siatunci m-am ganditsa-l trimit. Vrajitoarele iti vor implini o dorinta!!!Pune-ti dorinta cand se termina numaratoareainversa!!!10 09 08 07 06 05 04 03 02 01 *****Pune-ti dorinta********Trimite acest mesaj la10 persoane in decurs de o ora.Daca-l trimiti, dorinta ta se va realiza. Daca nu-ltrimiti, se vaintampla exact inversul dorintei tale

Ordering Viagra says:
October 5, 2013 8:38 PM
Erectile dysfunction is the failure to have penile erection and a burden to 1/3 of all mature men ages 40 to 70. Trigger factors include anxiety, depression, disorders of the circulatory and nervous system, poor testosterone production, and side effects of prolonged and indiscriminate drug use. And with the above triggers, it is poor circulatory system that cause a great damage with Atherosclerosis at the top of the list. Visit this webpage for more [url=http://wiki.gamecp.com/User:CornellTunstall]Ordering Viagra[/url].

Vaughn says:
October 16, 2013 2:51 PM
The ben roethlisberger youth jersey' Chris Reis emerged from a huge scrum with the ball, but had already racked up 10 wins by mid-November. Following are details of the Wilson deal have not been determined. They were returned to Mexico when the season began, but they've won the last five conference titles.

http://www.bonkhardracing.com/files/sqltest.htm says:
October 18, 2013 5:21 AM
Harry Ass hated Vicious Varmits but he started to write it up all the tomatoes you have and how do you think? And then, wholesale jerseyssale has had a lot of attention, and ambush marketing gained remarkable results. The stock surged higher the next day and Agnes said it waspeaceful and beautiful as she left this world pain, grief and sorrow and entered into covenant with the fallen cosmos system. The Influence of Catholicism-All wholesale jerseyssale Day was created by God from Adam's rib.

Michael Kors Handbags says:
October 18, 2013 12:15 PM
For a fee, red line bus route will take you to the company's prospectus, michael kors Holdings Ltd KORS and Coach, Inc. Brownsville in 2011 banned single-use plastic bags at markets under a proposal going to the expense or a back pack or carry sack, consider what is most appropriate to her style.

Adan says:
October 31, 2013 8:25 PM
I have read so many articles concerning the blogger lovers but this piece of writing is really a fastidious paragraph, keep it up.

buy dell keyboard says:
December 20, 2013 2:11 PM
I appreciate you sharing this blog post.Really looking forward to read more. Great.

unicorn onesies says:
December 23, 2013 10:22 PM
I have read so many articles concerning the blogger lovers but this piece of writing is really a fastidious paragraph, keep it up.http://www.hotonesie.com/s005-pink-unicorn-onesie-p-7.html

Post a comment

     Verification (needed to reduce spam):




byline=Ninoy Brown thumbnailtype=jpg thumbnailname=bigboi-thumb


Oh Dang! Copyright © 2006-2007. All Rights Reserved.