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Big Boi Releases Smoky New Single 'Mic Jack,' Featuring Adam Levine

Big Boi Releases Smoky New Single 'Mic Jack,' Featuring Adam Levine

Yesterday, Big Boi announced that he'd release his first solo album in five years, Boomiverse, at some point soon.

On the uptempo tune, the OutKast member uses a basketball metaphor to express how dope and focused he is. Boomiverse is due out this June (exact date TBA) via Epic.

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His 2012 follow-up Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors enamored tastemakers and fans alike and boasted collaborations with A$AP Rocky, Killer Mike, Kid Cudi, and more.

You can listen to the rapper's new song below.

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Produced by DJ Dahi, "Mic Jack" is a half rap song, half disco funk song! The second track falls on the opposite end of the spectrum, with Big's fellow Atliens Killer Mike and Jeezy going to work on "Kill Jill", with its soulful bounce. In the days leading up to the release, Big Boi and Levine shared a handful of revamped action moving posters; check them out below.

"Mic Jack" finds Big Boi team up with Maroon 5's Adam Levine for an upbeat, club-ready track influenced heavily by pop and electro.

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