For those unfamiliar, B.o.B. is an emcee and musician born in North Carolina and raised in Georgia. He got his start when he was discovered by Brian Richardson in 2006, who eventually helped him ink a deal with Rebel Rock Entertainment.
His track "Nothin' On You" was his ticket to instant success, reaching number one in both the US and the UK. His other singles "Airplanes" and "Magic" also both made it up there in the charts. His debut studio album The Adventures Of Bobby Ray was released in April 2010 and reached No. 1 on the US Billboard charts.
He's since released two other albums, Strange Clouds and Underground Luxury, and is set to release an EP of only rock music. Stay tuned for updates, and hit up bobatl.com for more details.
- His father is a preacher.
- B.O.B was only 17 when he signed his first major record deal.
- He was initially discovered by TJ's DJ's CEO T.J. Chapman,
- He played trumpet and other instruments in grade school.
- B.O.B started a group in junior high called The Klinic. When his partner left for college, he decided to launch a solo career.
- He sold his first instrumental to rapper Citti, which became the track "I'm The Cookie Man".
- Although a Decatur, Georgia representative through and through, B.o.B. was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
- B.o.B’s music is heavily influenced by gospel.
- He attended Decatur, Georgia's Columbia High School.
- B.o.B. was a 2009 XXL Freshman.
Top Songsall songs
Strange Clouds B.o.B Feat. Lil Wayne406.7K Views349 Comments
Headband (Prod. By DJ Mustard) B.o.B Feat. 2 Chainz383.1K Views223 Comments
Never Lost (Prod. By JR Rotem) B.o.B Feat. T.I. & Coldplay279.5K Views135 Comments
High As Hell B.o.B Feat. Wiz Khalifa237.8K Views168 Comments
We Still In This Bitch (Prod. By Mike WiLL Made It) B.o.B Feat. T.I. & Juicy J216.7K Views145 Comments
Ready B.o.B Feat. Future171K Views153 Comments
Recent Videosall videos
Underground Luxury 2013
So Good 2012
Strange Clouds 2012
B.o.B Presents: The Adventures Of Bobby Ray 2010
Top Mixtapesall mixtapes
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Top Storiesall news
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