B.o.B Biography


Website Facebook Twitter



B.o.B BIOGRAPHY

Bobby Ray Simmons, Jr. (born November 15, 1988),[1] better known by his stage name B.o.B, is an American hip hop recording artist, singer-songwriter and record producer from Decatur, Georgia. He is currently signed under the labels of Grand Hustle Records, Rebel Rock Entertainment, and Atlantic Records.

B.o.B quickly rose to fame after his commercial debut single and the lead single to his then-upcoming album "Nothin' on You", reached number one in both the United States and the United Kingdom. He would later release his second single "Airplanes", which also peaked at number one in the United Kingdom and at number two in the United States, respectively. The album's third single "Magic", became his third consecutive top ten hit on the Billboard Hot 100. Preceded by two extended plays and several mixtapes, his debut studio album B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray, was released on April 27, 2010, reaching #1 on the US Billboard charts and eventually being certified Gold by the RIAA. Later that year, B.o.B was named the ninth "Hottest MC in the Game of 2010" by MTV.[4]

B.o.B released his second studio album, Strange Clouds, on May 1, 2012. Strange Clouds spawned four successful singles that all charted well internationally; its eponymous lead single, "So Good", "Both of Us" and "Out of My Mind". The album debuted at number five on the Billboard 200.

He is set to release a collaborative album with his Grand Hustle label-boss T.I. and a rock music EP in the near future.[5] B.o.B is currently working on the Grand Hustle compilation album and his third solo album, Underground Luxury.

www.wikipedia.com

 

Best guide to hip hop, soul, reggae concerts & events in San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles & New York City + music, videos, radio and more

Connect

Bookmark and Share

Subscribe to our EBlast

 Subscribe

Win Tickets

Talib Kweli
Mon, Mar 5 @ Independent, SF

Pimps of Joytime w/ Lyrics Born
Fri, Mar 9 @ UC Theatre, Berkeley

A$AP Ferg
Tue, Mar 20 @ The Warfield, SF

Galactic
Sat, Mar 31 @ The Warfield, SF

Jorja Smith
Tue, Apr 24 @ Regency Ballroom, SF

Kid Koala
Mon, May 7 @ Independent, SF

TOP PICKS

Members

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Groups

Latest Activity

Editor's Pick posted videos
5 hours ago
Editor's Pick posted discussions
8 hours ago
2 events by Editor's Pick were featured
12 hours ago
Editor's Pick posted events
12 hours ago
Editor's Pick updated an event
Thumbnail

Marty Grimes at The UC Theatre, Berkeley

March 2, 2018 from 8pm to 11pm
ENTER TO WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS. WINNER WILL BE DRAWN RANDOMLY AND ANNOUNCED 2 DAYS PRIOR TO EVENT. FRIDAY, MAR 2 Marty Grimes ft. Caleon Fox, Daghe, Guapdad 4000, Beejus & Loaded Up Ent.@ The UC Theatre, Berkeley Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm…See More
22 hours ago
UrbanElite PR is now a member of True Skool Network
yesterday
Ntune Entertainment Group shared their blog post on Facebook
Wednesday
Ntune Entertainment Group posted a blog post

#BrandNew @FLyy_Drexler " Bring You Down" #FlyyDrexler #Sony #Snmg #FutureStars

#BrandNew @FLyy_Drexler "Bring You Down" #FlyyDrexler #Sony #Snmg #FutureStarsA poet turned MC, North Carolina rapper Flyy Drexler is also…See More
Wednesday
Ren the Vinyl Archaeologist commented on Editor's Pick's event 'JAY ELECTRONICA'
"Congrats to Monica Amitin for winning a pair of tickets !"
Wednesday
bosshogg shared their discussion on Facebook
Tuesday
bosshogg posted a discussion

BLAKTOP WORLDWIDE Takeover Has Started!

A takeover is an understatement for a group of Atlanta men that has defied the laws of rejection. Now partnered with HOT NOIZE, the world's newest mega entertainment company, the now conglomerate labeling company will surpass a ton of competitors with ease. BlackTop Worldwide, the newly-established music label from Georgia, has already drawn significant media attention, thanks to its elite talent roster, as well as its founders’ dedication to introducing fresh sound into the realm of…See More
Tuesday
Bass Way Records updated an event
Thumbnail

Elegant Thursday at San Jose, CA

February 22, 2018 at 10pm to February 23, 2018 at 2am
A venue where artist can book  a release or listening party.  Customize bottle service.  Get club singles tested by dj etc.Also dancing and dj music for general public.  No cover, casual dress,Hip Hop R&B Top 40, trap and Club Classics,Downtown San Jose,  Easy Parking, 2 separate dance floors, and outdoor patio, Can have to 3 different dj's.Come see the Venue this Thurs. Feb 1, 2018World Class DJ in the mix:  DJ Johnny AfroSee More
Monday

Music

Loading…

© 2018   Created by Ren the Vinyl Archaeologist.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service