B.o.B News

 
  • Cover of Jodeci Debuts New Single With B.o.B At 2014 Soul Train Awards
    BET's Soul Train Awards are back and better than ever this year. While the night has featured some predictably stellar performances from some of the best in contemporary R&B, including Chris Brown, Tinashe, Tamar Braxton, and Missy Elliott, the highlight at this point has to be return of Jodeci.
  • Cover of B.o.B Talks Ferguson, "New Black" Mixtape & Fourth Album
    Since breaking through in 2010, B.o.B has kept himself busy to say the least. The Atlanta artist demonstrated his versatility on his debut album, The Adventures Of Bobby Ray and has continued to pump out projects since, releasing two more albums and a slew of mixtapes over the next 3 years.
  • Cover of Contest: Win Tickets For B.o.B Live In NYC With Kevin Gates
    Update: The venue has changed to S.O.BsB.o.B will be hitting up Irving Plaza on November 24th with special guest Kevin Gates. If you'll be in NYC on that date, and you haven't scooped up your tickets yet, we've got you covered.
  • Cover of Maino Shares Artwork, Tracklist & Release Date For "King Of Brooklyn 2"
    Since releasing part one of his King Of Brooklyn series this January, Maino's been hard at work prepping a follow-up, and now he's ready to share the details on KOB 2. The 11 track project, which will be sold on iTunes and other digital retailers, is set to arrive on November 25th.
  • Cover of Stream Mila J's "M.I.L.A." EP
    The last we heard from Mila J was in late August when the singer-songwriter recruited the power of Ty Dolla $ign and DJ Mustard for her hit single "My Main." The track, well-received by our readers as well as the mainstream radio, paved the way for M.I.L.A.
  • Cover of B.o.B Announces "No Genre" Tour With Kevin Gates
    B.o.B recently dropped off the sequel to his highly acclaimed mixtape No Genre, and now he's announced an accompanying tour. Joined by recent "Lambo" collaborator Kevin Gates, the "No Genre" tour kicks off on October 21st in Pensacola, Florida. View all the dates below.
  • Cover of B.o.B Deletes Controversial Tweets About Michael Brown Following Backlash
    Protests in Ferguson are still going strong following the tragic killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown last week in Ferguson, Missouri. In fact, the marches have stretched all the way to New York City, as Times Square was filled with supporters of justice for the slain teen just last night.
  • Cover of Joell Ortiz Shares Artwork, Tracklist And Release Date For "House Slippers" Album
    Joell Ortiz has been gearing up for the release of his solo project House Slippers for a few months now, signing to Penalty Entertainment and explaining the album's concept in an interview.
  • Cover of Review: B.o.B.'s "No Genre 2"
    B.o.B. is one of those artist that currently stands in a grey area: he's attained mainstream success thanks to catchy tunes, but he's also a seasoned rapper, and finds himself balancing between full-out pop music and more hardened hip-hop. So who are his main fans, the picky hip-hop heads or the avid radio listeners?
  • Cover of B.o.B. Announces "No Genre 2" Mixtape [Update: Artwork & Tracklist Revealed]
    B.o.B.'s Underground Luxury had some pretty big singles in "Ready" and "Headband", but it didn't make the noise as a full project as it maybe should have.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T., Freddie Gibbs, B.o.B And More Speak On The 20th Anniversary Of OutKast's "Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik"
    Though it may be overshadowed by the anniversary of Nas' Illmatic a week prior, OutKast's debut album, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik, turned 20 today.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: March 27
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: January 5
    With the holiday season winding down, we're still seeing the affect it had on the charts and the sales. It seems like almost everyone on today's Charts round-up had an increase in sales and a rise up the Billboard 200 in the past seven days except for B.o.B.
  • Cover of Review: B.o.B's "Underground Luxury"
    Bobby Ray is often cited as one of today’s underrated rappers. In the past, his hip hop game has come under fire for infusing pop and rock into his music. He’s also been dubbed a “sell-out” many a time, for creating radio winners.
  • Cover of B.o.B First Week Sales Projections For "Underground Luxury" Are Low
    B.o.B dropped his new album, Underground Luxury, on December 17th without too much fuss or noise. It seems the relatively quiet roll out is reflected in the first week sales projections for the LP, as the projections are quite low.
  • Cover of Full Album Stream For B.o.B's "Underground Luxury"
    B.o.B let go snippets from his album Underground Luxury the other week, but today he's returned with a full-length album stream. The 15-track project has appearances from Chris Brown, 2 Chainz, Juicy J and more. It doesn't drop until December 17th, so take a listen to the stream below. Initial thoughts?
  • Cover of Album Snippets Of B.o.B.'s "Underground Luxury" (Hosted By DJ Drama)
     B.o.B must've been in the giving mood on Monday, because not only did he drop a new Chris Brown-featured track titled "Throwback", but he decided to give fans an entire preview of his upcoming album Underground Luxury.
  • Cover of Cover Art Revealed For B.o.B.'s "Underground Luxury" [Update: Tracklist Revealed]
     With his upcoming album, Underground Luxury, dropping next month, B.o.B. decided to give us a taste of the album’s artwork tonight.
  • Cover of Lecrae Announces "Church Clothes 2" Mixtape Featuring B.o.B, Paul Wall & More
    Lecrae made history earlier this year, when he became the first rapper to win a Grammy for best gospel album. Now he's announced a brand new mixtape, which will be a sequel to 2012's Church Clothes. 
  • Cover of B.o.B. Announces Release Date For "Underground Luxury"
     It looks like B.o.B.’s “Best Album Of The Year” statement he made a few weeks back will be put to test here soon. The ATL artist just announced that his upcoming album Underground Luxury will be dropping in December.
  • Cover of B.o.B Says He Has The "Best Album This Year," "Hands Down"
    B.o.B has been silent for a while, but he's planning to drop his third LP, Underground Luxury later this year, and according to him, it'll be one to remember. The Atlanta rapper spoke with MTV about the new project, and his confidence in both his own work, and that of his peers. 
  • Cover of B.o.B Is Planning To Start His Own Label "Ham Squad"
    B.o.B is keeping fans waiting on his upcoming album, Underground Luxury, although he says in a new interview the LP is completely finished at this point. Following this album, Bobby Ray is looking to branch out business-wise, with the start of his very own record label called Ham Squad.
  • Cover of Chris Brown Reveals Wiz Khalifa, B.o.B, Kelly Rowland & Rihanna Featured On "X" [Update: Rihanna Slams Chris Over Feature?]
    We haven't heard too much from Chris Brown about his upcoming album X, which is slated to drop this summer. The r'n'b singer has been in the news for problems on top of problems, but today Chris took the focus off of that by tweeting out some of the features that'll be on X.
  • Cover of B.o.B Says That "Underground Luxury" Is "Probably The Most Edgy Project" He's Done
    // B.o.B is getting back into the swing of things when it comes to hip-hop music, and he's been doing quite a few interviews. The rapper recently revealed the title of his upcoming third studio album, Underground Luxury, which he discussed while visiting The Breakfast Club on Power 105.
  • Cover of B.o.B Reveals Third Studio Album Title
    B.o.B has been prepping his third studio album, and teasing us with music along the way, like "Headband" with 2 Chainz. Most recently, he dropped off a new song and music video for the LP, called "Through My Head."
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