Grand Hustle & DNC’s own,Translee, released his highly anticipated project, Freedom Summer, today on all music platforms. Freedom Summer is a refreshing body of work that lyrically journeys listeners onto a path of the freedom of their minds, bodies and souls. This project is filled with powerful lyrics alongside vocals lent by Power Star – Omari Hardwick, hip hop legend – T.I., music star – B.o.B. and many more.
Freedom Summer‘s name was inspired by the 1964 “Freedom Summer” (Mississippi Summer Project) that was a nonviolent effort by civil rights activists to integrate Mississippi’s segregated political system. “‘Freedom Summer’ is all about freeing yourself from the status quo and regaining control over your vices… be and think for yourself,” Translee states.
Six-time Grammy Award-nominated rapper/producer/multi-instrumentalist B.o.B presents the third annual BoBWOOD FEST– an interactive music festival and tribute to his loyal fans and Atlanta hometown, hosted by Greg Street (V-103), J Nicks (HOT 107.9) and the 404 Boyz (Ferrari Simmons & Audley “FlyGuyDC” Feemster) (Streetz 94.5), featuring some of the most talented, renowned, and local emerging musical artists and an array of activities for all ages to enjoy on Saturday, September 23rd. Tickets are available for HERE.
Taking place at Murphy Park Fairgrounds in the heart of downtown Atlanta, BoBWOOD FEST provides a platform for artists from various genres of music to introduce themselves to the public. Festival goers will experience live performances by Trae Tha Truth, Raury, Malachiae Warren, RaRa, Young Dro, Runway Richie, Tokyo Jetz, Trap Beckham, Translee, London Jae, JaqueBeatz, Honey Hips, Duka, Yani Mo, Highness, Ink, Domani Harris, Havi, Young Booke, J. Alston and Edi, as well as a headlining set from B.o.Bhimself. Patrons will enjoy carnival games, bouncy houses, oversized classic games like Jenga and Checkers, meet and greets with performers, face painting, skating and BMX bike riding. What’s more, world-renowned artist Paper Frank will create a live art installation. The fun doesn’t stop there- ladies will have the chance to win a cash prize during a special dance contest hosted by B.o.B.
At sunset, there will be a pyro display with fire breathing, fire eating and other unbelievable stunts as well as a rave-style laser LED light show to close the night. Past performers have included Sevyn Streeter, Scotty ATL, and NO GENRE‘s London Jae and Jacque Beatz. See highlights from the first annualBoBWOOD FESThere.
Powered by NO GENRE, Crown Me LLC and RocklanOne, BoBWOOD FESTis an event for all ages during the day. Patrons 18 and under must be escorted by an adult. From 11pm to 3am, BoBWOOD FEST is 21+.
After his blockbuster 2010 debut B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray, which spawned the multiplatinum megahit “Nothin’ On You” [feat. Bruno Mars], B.o.B released the platinum-certified Strange Clouds, gold-certifiedUnderground Luxury, and his most recent and first independent offeringETHER[No Genre/EMPIRE] which includes the singles “Xantastic” ft. Young Thug and “4Lit” ft. Ty Dolla $ign.
Six-time Grammy Award-nominated rapper/producer/multi-instrumentalist B.o.B presents the third annual BoBWOOD FEST– an interactive music festival and tribute to his loyal fans and Atlanta hometown featuring some of the most talented, renowned, and local emerging musical artists on Saturday, August 19. Tickets are available for purchase here.
Taking place at Murphy Park Fairgrounds in the heart of downtown Atlanta, BoBWOOD FEST provides a platform for artists from various genres of music to introduce themselves to the public. Festival goers will experience the pulse of the city while discovering new music from rising pop, R&B, rock and hip-hop acts as well as a headlining set from B.o.B himself. Confirmed performers include Young Dro, Trae tha Truth and London Jae with Hustle Gang artists and Australian-born electronic dance music DJ duo, Stafford Brothers. More acts to be announced in the coming weeks. See highlights from the first annual BoBWOOD FESThere.
After his blockbuster 2010 debut B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray, which spawned the multiplatinum megahit “Nothin’ On You” [feat. Bruno Mars], B.o.B released the platinum-certified Strange Clouds, gold-certified Underground Luxury, and his most recent and first independent offering ETHER which includes the singles “Xantastic” ft. Young Thug and “4Lit” ft. T.I. and Ty Dolla $ign.
Since its release, ETHER has received praises from Rolling Stone, Billboard, Complex and XXL, and features appearances from Lil Wayne, Big KRIT, Cee Lo Green, Usher and Young Dro. B.o.B is currently headlining “The Elements Tour” which kicked off in Jacksonville, NC in June. BoBWOOD FEST gives his fans another opportunity to experience him live.
After releasing a hilarious, game-changing video for “Mr. Mister” with Funny or Die, B.o.B premieres new visuals for “Finesse” on BET Jams during BETX Live! Directed by Jon J, “Finesse” shows the rapper/producer/multi instrumentalist in a mansion and by the pool with beautiful women who he believes, all have an agenda to get one over on him.
“Finesse” comes off of B.o.B‘s most recent offering, ETHER. Since its release, ETHER has received praises from Rolling Stone, Billboard, Complex and XXL, and features appearances from Lil Wayne, Big KRIT, Cee Lo Green, Usher and Young Dro. Purchase ETHERHERE
With ETHER’s star-studded track-list, B.o.B’s impressive catalogue of hits, and over 10 million followers anticipating his live performance, B.o.B’s “The Elements Tour” is sure to be an experience that you don’t want to miss. See tour dates below.
“The Elements Tour” Dates:
6/8 Jacksonville, NC – Hooligans Music Hall
6/9 Philadelphia, PA – Kung Fu Necktie
6/10 Beckley, WV – Muncheez Live
6/12 New York City, NY – BB King’s
6/14 Cleveland, OH – House of Blues
6/15 Kalamazoo, MI – District Square
6/16 Indianapolis, IN – The Vogue
6/17 Atlanta, GA – Philips Arena
6/18 Columbus, OH – Alrosa Villa
6/21 Traverse City, MI – Ground Zero
6/23 Minneapolis, MN – Lumber Exchange Event Center
6/24 Green Bay, WI – Sandlot Ent. Complex
6/25 Des Moines, IA – Val Air Ballroom
6/26 Kansas City, MO – Riot Room
6/27 Denver, CO – Roxy Theatre
6/29 Bozeman, MT – Mixers Saloon
7/1 Tacoma, WA – Cultura Event Center
7/2 Bellingham, WA – Wild Buffalo
7/3 Seattle, WA – Nectar Lounge
7/4 Vancouver, BC – Alexander Gastown
7/6 Bend, OR – Midtown Ballroom
7/7 Eugene, OR – HiFi Music Hall
7/8 Oakland, CA – Complex Oakland
7/11 Mesa, AZ – Club Red
7/12 San Felipe, NM – San Felipe Casino
7/13 Lubbock, TX – The Republic
7/14 Dallas, TX – Gas Monkey Live!
7/15 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
7/16 San Antonio, TX- Rock Box
7/18 El Paso, TX – El Paso County Coliseum
7/19 Austin, TX – Jump On It at Givens Park
7/21 Pensacola, FL – Vinyl Music Hall
7/23 Jacksonville, FL – Vibe
7/26 Greensboro, NC – Greene Street Nightclub
7/27 Myrtle Beach, SC – The Boat House
Following months of widespread excitement and anticipation, B.o.B releases his first independent full-length album, ETHER [No Genre / EMPIRE] today! It’s available HERE. As soon as it went live, the record soared to #1 on iTunes Top Hip-Hop/Rap Albums Chart and Top 10 on the Overall Top Albums Chart.
In anticipation of the Grand Hustle artist’s first independent offering, ETHER [No Genre / EMPIRE], B.o.B reveals a star-studded track list and new single “Xantastic ft. Young Thug.” Today, The Fader premiered the track saying, “the song is super hypnotic and the perfect soundtrack for a late night drive.”
ETHER includes the singles “4 Lit” [feat. Ty Dolla $ign and T.I] and “Xantastic” [feat. Young Thug], as well as stand out track “E.T.” [feat. Lil Wayne]. The album also includes appearances from Big KRIT, Cee Lo Green, Usher and Young Dro. See the ETHER track list below.
Today, six-time GRAMMY® Award-nominated multi-platinum Atlanta rapper, producer, and multi-instrumentalist B.o.B shares the dates for his upcoming “The Elements Tour,” launching across North America this spring. It kicks off June 8 at Hooligans Music Hall in Jacksonville, NC, plays major markets throughout the country, and concludes July 27 in Myrtle Beach, SC at Senor Frogs. Special guest to be announced very soon. See the full itinerary below!
The Grand Hustle artist partnered with BandsInTown.com for the official announcement of the dates and the premiere of an exclusive Behind-The-Scenes clip from the “4 Lit” [feat. T.I. & Ty Dolla $ign] music video. Helmed by Chad Tennies [Audio Push, Trevor Jackson], the BTS visual boasts appearances by T.I., Kap G, Young Dro, Ty Dolla $ign, London Jae, Yung Booke, Tokyo Jet, Trae tha Truth, RaRa, and song producer 30roc. Watch it HERE.
In addition, he partners with SongKick.com to host an exclusive pre-sale—live at 12pm EST. General on-sale begins next week. This marks the artist’s first tour in support of his fourth full-length album and very first independent offering, ETHER [No Genre/Empire] out May 12th, 2017. Pre-order it HERE.
Today at noon, B.o.B also personally hosts a Facebook Live session to discuss what to expect on “The Elements Tour” and answer questions from fans. Log in HERE.
Today, six-time GRAMMY® Award-nominated multiplatinum Atlanta rapper, producer, and multi-instrumentalist B.o.B returns with his brand new video “4 Lit” [feat. T.I. & Ty Dolla $ign]. It’s the first single from his fourth full-length album and very first independent offering, ETHER [No Genre/Empire]—arriving everywhere May 12th, 2017.
Directed by Chad Tennies [Audio Push, Trevor Jackson], the single’s music video is a star-studded affair to say the least. Joined by collaborators T.I. and Ty Dolla $ign, B.o.B takes over a club packed with friends and hip-hop elite such as Kap G, Young Dro, London Jae, Yung Booke, Tokyo Jet, Trae tha Truth, RaRa, and the track’s producer 30roc. “4 Lit” blends Ty Dolla $ign’s signature sound with a wild verse from T.I. as B.o.B turns up on the intoxicating refrain.