MIAMI — Grammy-winning OutKast rapper Big Boi has been arrested in Miami for possession of drugs including ecstasy and Viagra pills.
The rapper was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia on Sunday. According to the Miami-Dade County Corrections website, the 36-year-old Patton was also carrying MDMA, which is the main ingredient in Ecstasy.
The rapper was booked around 1:30 p.m. on $16,000 bond.
Phone and email messages were left for Big Boi’s publicists.
Big Boi is best known as half of the groundbreaking rap duo OutKast, which includes Andre 3000. The Atlanta-based group won six Grammys and churned out six platinum-plus albums, including their “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below,”the huge movie which sold over 10 million copies.The group Outkast is known for their creative sound & videos even though the all do single projects they are still one. Holding on leading the way to the top of the charts in music & movies. Cant wait for the next movie guys Andre is a great actor as well as rapper and also has that swagger in his dress
Just two months ago, Big Boi sat down with urban entertainment website, TheUrbanDaily.com and elaborated on his rapping skills hometown Miami , Atlanta & The worldwide Dungeon Family. One of the best rappers by far. Atlanta I Spy Out.