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.

Big Freedia: Just Be Free

Over 23 years, the hyperkinetic, unapologetically horny sound of New Orleans bounce has changed the world – perhaps you've heard of the word "twerk"? – and now the genre's loudest ambassador has finally made a proper debut. Though Just Be Free is a lot more polished than sample-happy Freedia singles like "Azz Everywhere!," it hits [...]

By | 2017-03-29T19:02:30+00:00 June 17th, 2014|press|0 Comments

Album stream and Q&A: Big Freedia’s ‘Just Be Free’

Big Freedia is about to explode. A few months ago I came across the unforgettable, gender-bending artist on the Fuse network, which was marathoning her unscripted show, Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce. Within minutes, I was hooked on her sound, style and scene. Freedia is well-known in her hometown of New Orleans, but she's poised to break [...]

By | 2014-06-10T20:27:09+00:00 June 10th, 2014|press|0 Comments

Album stream and Q&A: Big Freedia’s ‘Just Be Free’

A few months ago I came across the unforgettable, gender-bending artist on the Fuse network, which was marathoning her unscripted show, Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce. Within minutes, I was hooked on her sound, style and scene. Freedia is well-known in her hometown of New Orleans, but she's poised to break into the mainstream, bolstered [...]

By | 2017-03-29T19:07:00+00:00 June 10th, 2014|press|0 Comments

Enter the Big Freedia Release Your Wiggle Contest!!!

CALLING ALL DANCERS, BOUNCERS, TWERKERS!!! SUBMIT YOUR VIDEO FOR: BIG FREEDIA’S RELEASE YOUR WIGGLE CONTEST     SUBMIT YOUR VIDEO TO:     Show Big Freedia your best bounce, twerk or shake routines on Instagram, Vine or YouTube. Freedia will personally select one winner on each social network. Your video must be recorded to Freedia’s new single [...]

By | 2014-05-20T01:22:56+00:00 May 16th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Big Freedia Collaborates with Eyewear Brand Chilli Beans for The Queen Diva Collection

Brazilian eyewear brand Chilli Beans has teamed up with the Queen of New Orleans Bounce, Big Freedia, to create a fun and stylish collection of eyewear for any occasion called The Queen Diva Collection. The collection includes ten different styles (7 sunglasses, 3 optical) in a variety of colors and patterns, making a total of [...]

By | 2014-05-08T16:16:38+00:00 May 5th, 2014|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Big Freedia Announces New LP “Just Be Free”

  Reigning Queen of Bounce, Big Freedia, is proud to announce the release of her much anticipated LP, Just Be Free  (June 17), that will coincide with the airing of Season 2 of FUSE TV’s hit reality show, “Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce.” Her first official album, Just Be Free, is ten brand new tracks of electro bounce, which [...]

By | 2014-04-28T23:57:44+00:00 April 28th, 2014|Uncategorized|1 Comment