|Real Name/Full Name||Antwan André Patton|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Big Boi|
|Birth Place:||Savannah, Georgia, U.S.|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||1 February 1975|
|Age/How Old:||48 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 167 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 90 Kg
In Pounds – 198 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Tony Kearse
Mother – Rowena Patton
|Siblings:||James, Marcus, Jason Patton|
|School:||Herschel V. Jenkins High School|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Sherlita Patton|
|Kids/Children Name:||Bamboo, Cross, Jordan Patton|
|Profession:||Rapper, Record Producer|
|Net Worth:||$35 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Big Boi is best known for the hip-hop duo Outkast. He is a singer, rapper, and songwriter, and he also works as a record producer. With Outkast, he has released many albums and singles, and he went on to win many awards. He has also released albums as a solo artist. Big Boi is also an actor and has done many films and television shows.
Well, how well do you know about Big Boi? If not much, here is what we know about Big Boi to date.
Biography and Early Life
The real name of Big Boi is Antwan Andre Patton. He was born on February 1, 1975, in Savannah, Georgia. He is the son of Tony Kearse and Rowena Patton. He spent most of his childhood in Savannah along with his siblings James, Marcus, and Jason.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Big Boi in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Big Boi’s age is 48 years old as of today’s date 22nd March 2023 having been born on 1 February 1975. Though, he is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 167 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 198 lbs in Pound and 90kg in Kilograms.
Big Boi first went to Herschel V. Jenkins High School in Savannah, Georgia. Later, his aunt Renee took him to Atlanta and attended the Tri-Cities High School. He was interested in music at a young age. He met Andre 3000 aka Andre Lauren Benjamin when he was in Tri-Cities High School.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
In 2003, Big Boi got married to Sherlita Patton. The couple has a daughter named Jordan and a son named Bamboo. He also has another son named Cross from his other relationship.
He is a registered breeder of French Bulldog and Pit Bull. Big Boi owns a ranch measuring 40 acres called ‘The Ritz Carlton for Dogs’. He is the founder of a non-profit organization called Big Kidz Foundation.
Is Big Boi Gay?
Big Boi is very straight as he is married for a long time. He has also has fathered another woman, so he cannot be gay or bisexual. Post marriage, he maintained a good relationship with his wife and has father thee children.
After teaming up with Andre 3000, Big Boi formed a duo called Outkast. In 1994, the duo released their debut studio album ‘Southerplayalisticadillacmuzik’. It was highly successful and was certified platinum. Two years later, they came up with ‘ATLiens’. ‘Aquemini’ became available in 1998.
In 2000, Outkast released ‘Stankonia. Their last album ‘Idlewild’ was released in 2006. They have also released a compilation album and a video album. Some of their hit singles include “Player’s Ball”, “Me & You”, “B.O.B.”, “Ms. Jackson”, “Hey Ya!”, “Roses”, and “So Fresh, So Clean”.
As a solo artist, Big Boi released his debut album in 2010 with Def Jam Records. His second album entitled ‘Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors’ was released in 2012. His most recent album called ‘Boomiverse’ was released in 2017. Big Boi has also released an EP, and a mixtape and many singles. On the acting front, his television credits include ‘Girlfriends, ‘Freaknik: The Musical, ‘The Bobby DeBarge Story’, ‘Scream’, and ‘The Cookout 2’. He was last seen in the season premiere of ‘Celebrity Family Feud’.
As a member of Outkast, Big Boi has won six Grammy Awards in multiple categories. He is also the winner of four American Music Awards. He has won many other awards including BET Hip Hop Awards, BET Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Soul Train Music Awards, and SOurce Awards. Outkast has also received nominations for Teen Choice Awards, Black Reel Awards, and Brit Awards.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Big Boi in 2023
As of 2023, The approximate net worth of Big Boi is $35 million. He made his wealth from his career as a rapper. He has successfully released many albums with Outkast. All the albums of Outkast were certified platinum or multi-platinum. He has also released music as a solo artist. He is a very talented person and has also worked as an actor.
Additionally, he has voiced for the video games ‘Def Jam: Icon’ and ‘Army of Two: The Devil’s Cartel’. Big Boi has been active in his career from a young age and has sold millions of albums across the world. He is also an entrepreneur and is the owner of an RV rental company. Apart from this, he works as a record producer and has endorsed many products including Converse.
Big Boi found immense success after forming Outkast. He sold millions of copies, and he also received many awards. Big Boi is a popular rapper who has fans from across the world. There can be many things that one can learn from Big Boi. He is very influential and continues to be active in his career, be it acting or music.