Sometimes it pays to be different. Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, a city known for its outcasts, B.o.B is truly out of the ordinary. At just 19 years old, the rapper - born Bobby Ray Simmons - has become a breath of fresh air in Atlanta’s snap and trap-obsessed scene. Known greatly for his heavy smokers anthem, “Cloud 9,” and the frenetic energetic vibe of his song “Haterz Everywhere,” B.o.B landed a record deal with Atlantic Records while still in high school. Now, a rap phenomenon, he is ready to bring his fun filled style nationwide with a highly anticipated debut album, The Adventures of B.o.B. B.o.B made a decision as a child pursue a career in the rap industry. Rapping as early as 13 after studying classic albums from Eminem and DMX. His older brother encoured him to start writing down anything and everything.
B.o.B. Bio continuedAs a junior high school, B.o.B formed a group called the Klinic with his cousin Swag. The two young rap artist were able to buy a simple studio set-up with the beat making program Fruity Loops. They crafter their own songs and performedat open mics around Atlanta. Their manager, B Rich, introduced them to a local rapper by the name of Playboy Tre, and he taught them how to use his professional studio...