About bigfreedia

Big Freedia, known as the Queen of Bounce, is a New Orleans-based rapper and ambassador of Bounce music. A vibrant twist on hip-hop, Bounce is characterized by call-and-response lyrics over rapid-fire beats and accelerated booty-shaking.

Meet Big Freedia: The New Orleans Bounce Star Who Came to Slay in Beyoncé’s “Formation”

There was a lot to take in after Beyoncé debuted the new video for her provocative song “Formation.” So it’s understandable if in between the politically charged imagery and the defiant and empowered lyrics—and let’s not even get started on those dancers in head-to-toe Gucci—you somehow missed the short but major appearance from bounce sensation [...]

By | 2017-03-29T19:08:27+00:00 February 8th, 2016|press|0 Comments

BIG FREEDIA FEATURED ON NEW BEYONCÈ SINGLE “FORMATION”

February 8, 2016 (New Orleans, LA) Yes, that is Big Freedia, the Queen of New Orleans Bounce, booming: "I like cornbread and collard greens, b*tch!" on "Formation," Beyonce´'s new--decidedly socially conscious-- track that beautifully pays homage to her southern roots. "When I got the call from the Queen B," explains Big Freedia, "I could barely [...]

By | 2016-02-08T10:02:18+00:00 February 8th, 2016|news|0 Comments

Krewe du Vieux rolls Saturday with XXX-rated march | The New Orleans Advocate — New Orleans, Louisiana

“It’s enough to drive you crazy.”That’s Krewe du Vieux’s Keith Twitchell, aka “Grand Poobah of Publicity,” talking — but not about the subversive club’s provocative parades that push the boundaries Source: Krewe du Vieux rolls Saturday with XXX-rated march | The New Orleans Advocate — New Orleans, Louisiana

By | 2016-01-22T10:45:43+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Orleans Reaches Compromise; Will Replace Confederate Statues With Monuments Dedicated To Big Freedia | The Daily Crawfish

NEW ORLEANS, LA – A compromise was reached today between New Orleans city officials and protest groups, who were against the removal of confederate statues around the city. It was confirmed t… Source: New Orleans Reaches Compromise; Will Replace Confederate Statues With Monuments Dedicated To Big Freedia | The Daily Crawfish

By | 2016-01-21T19:47:33+00:00 January 21st, 2016|news|0 Comments

Big Freedia & Live Nation Announce Fall Bounce Shakedown Tour starting Oct 20

Catch Big Freedia and the Divas starting Oct 20: 10/20 House of Blues (New Orleans, LA) – Live Nation 10/21 House of Blues Bronze Peacock (Houston, TX) – Live Nation 10/23 Spanish Moon (Baton Rouge) LA --Live Nation 10/22 Cambridge Room (Dallas, TX) – Live Nation 10/25 Revolution (Ft. Lauderdale, FL) – Live Nation 10/26 [...]

By | 2015-09-28T17:06:09+00:00 September 10th, 2015|news|0 Comments