HIP-HOP LUMINARY BIG BOI DEBUTS VIDEO
FOR “IN THE SOUTH” ON YAHOO! MUSIC
ANNOUNCES THE SECOND LEG OF THE
DADDY FAT SAXXX TOUR
IN SUPPORT OF HIS LATEST RELEASE, BOOMIVERSE
TOUR KICKS OFF JANUARY 5 IN CALGARY, AB
WATCH THE VIDEO HERE
(October 31, 2017 – New York, NY) Today Hip-Hop icon, Big Boi, premiered the animated visuals for “In The South” on Yahoo! Music and announced the second leg of his Daddy Fat Saxxx Tour, Sack 2. The track from his latest album, BOOMIVERSE, features southern hip-hop royalty Gucci Mane and a posthumous appearance from the one and only, Pimp C. The southern influenced and deftly styled video, animated by Cartoon Buck Productions, can be watched here. Sack 2 – the second leg of the well-received Daddy Fat Saxxx Tour kicks off at the top of 2018 in Calgary, AB on January 5 and includes dates along the West Coast and Canada. Stops include Edmonton, Portland, Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles and more. Tickets go on sale Friday, November 3, at 10 AM local time.
Most recently, the seven-time GRAMMY® Award-winning, RIAA diamond-certified musician wrapped up the first leg of the Daddy Fat Saxxx tour in support of his celebrated third full-length solo effort, BOOMIVERSE (Epic Records). The album features lead singles “Mic Jack” featuring Adam Levine, “Kill Jill” featuring Killer Mike & Jeezy, and “Chocolate” featuring Trozé.
All dates, cities and venues below are subject to change.
DATE CITY VENUE
Fri. Jan. 5 Calgary, AB The Palace Theatre
Sat. Jan. 6 Edmonton, AB Union Hall
Mon. Jan. 8 Portland, OR Wonder Ballroom
Tue. Jan. 9 Vancouver, BC Commodore Ballroom
Wed. Jan 10 Seattle, WA The Showbox
Fri. Jan. 12 San Francisco, CA 1015 Folsom
Sat. Jan. 13 Santa Cruz, CA The Catalyst
Sun. Jan. 14 Los Angeles, CA The Regent Theater
For latest tour and ticket sales information please visit BigBoi.com.
Big Boi’s 2010 solo debut, Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty, bowed at #3 on the Billboard Top 200 and received unanimous critical acclaim with Pitchfork proclaiming it one of the “100 Best Albums of the Decade ‘So Far'” and topping year-end lists from Time, Paste, Vibe, and more. His 2012 follow-up Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors captivated tastemakers and fans alike and boasted collaborations with A$AP Rocky, Killer Mike, Kid Cudi, and more. In 2015, Big Boi collaborated with Phantogram to create supergroup Big Grams. Their debut self-titled album was released to critical and fan acclaim.
One of history’s tightest and most clever rhyme mavericks, Big Boi’s indelible influence courses throughout two generations of rap music As one-half of OutKast, Big Boi has achieved seven GRAMMY® Awards, sold over 25 million albums, and created a string of music’s most influential work, including Aquemini, Stankonia, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik, and Speakerboxxx/The Love Below—which went RIAA Diamond and made the duo the first and only hip-hop artist in history to win the GRAMMY® for “Album of the Year.”