Outkast’s “So, Fresh So Clean” had the rhythm of a pimp’s walk in its encapsulation of funk and soul. Sleepy Brown’s falsetto was almost three decades away from Curtis Mayfield’s Super Fly soundtrack but sonically he was a close descendant. Big Boi’s relaxed hair, fur coat and green gaucho suit wornContinue Reading

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[youtube id=”1juta3XxVK4″]A few days after performing at Super Bowl LIII, Big Boi releases his new single “Doin’ It” featuring Sleepy Brown. The longtime friends and collaborators have worked together again and this song is about maintaining long-term relationships. Big Boi’s wife Sherlita Patton, who inspired the song, appears in theContinue Reading

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Big Boi brought Sleepy Brown and his band to perform a three-song set for NPR’s Tiny Desk Concerts. He led live versions of Outkast’s “So Fresh So Clean,” “The Way You Move” and his “All Night” from his solo catalog. Their almost 13-minute performance with the musicians, singer and DJContinue Reading

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