BY Amy Bucknam
on Sep 13, 2012
Kreayshawn is back with another single from her latest album, Somethin ‘Bout Kreay, dropping Tuesday, September 18, and her track sends its message out loud and clear: Twerk it.
Premiering on Rolling Stone today, the Oakland rapper's latest track, “Twerkin!!!” is a booty poppin’ anthem that features a couple of BUST’s favorite boys, Philly-based DJ Diplo and flamboyant rapper Sissy Nobby. Read More
BY Ariana Anderson
on Jul 18, 2011
In her latest video, Big Freedia, the Queen Diva of the New Orleans Bounce scene and long-time BUST darling, schools us all in the sexy art of Sissy Bounce. If you thought “Excuse,” the second booty-shaking track on the Scion A/V Presents Big Freedia EP, was fun, you're going to absolutely revel in its fantastic video.
The Bounce class gets creative for the judges, by showing off their moves stacked on top of one another, upside-down, and even involving plants. Also check out BUST’s favorite bike burlesque artist, Heather Loop/Ms. Read More
BY Intern Julie
on Apr 04, 2011
If you ever get a chance to see Big Freedia live, do not hestitate. Go. The bounce artist and butch-queen gives the most amazing live show I’ve ever seen. The audience danced so hard, you had to scrape ass off the floor. The New Orleans artist performs a spin-off of the popular down-south genre bounce, coined Sissy Bounce by the media. Sissy bounce incorporates fierce and fabulous queer performance and gender-bending in to he booty-shaking and bass dropping hip-hop of New Orlean’s bounce genre. Read More
on Aug 24, 2010
New Orleans' Sissy Bounce Queen, Big Freedia, is most definitely gonna be in Brooklyn this weekend to kickoff her U.S. tour! Consistently BUSTing gender norms, Big Freedia will be bringin' her crew of dirty dancers including Altercation (booty bounce instructor on the side) and her pal DJ Rusty Lazer along for the ride.
During the day on Saturday, August 28th, the troupe will be at MoMA's PS1's Warm Up Party beginning at 2pm. When the sun sets, Big Freedia will be sissy bouncin' over to CoCo 66 in Greenpoint. Doors open at 10pm along with the Svedka Vodka open bar. Read More
BY Alison Berry
on Jun 23, 2010
So, wanna do something fun this Thursday evening?
Check out CrushFEST at Public Assembly. The event features Big Freedia (who was featured in the 2010 Men We Love issue!) and Rusty Lazer, along with many other fine musical artists for you to enjoy.
Tickets are available here for $15 advanced tickets. Woo!
For more info click to the Facebook event page.
Now for your viewing pleasure:
BIG FREEDIA from VIDEOTHING.COM on Vimeo. Read More
BY BUST Magazine
on Apr 16, 2010
Above: Vockah Redu with Energizah and Shortee Whop
Critics and fans alike have been itching to hear something new in the Rap genre for years, and New Orleans has stepped up to the plate to deliver. Turns out that Louisiana has been a hip-hop incubator for the past decade; dotingly cultivating a set of grade-A chicks, dudes and chick-dudes. Read More