Big Boi Presents

"Got Purp?" is a compilation showcase for Big Boi's new "Purple Ribbon" label, based out of the Dirty South. Big Boi, one half of the mind-expanding hip-hop duo Outkast, has assembled all of his recent signees in order to spread the word on what his label has on the burner. The album is a fairly eclectic mix of hip-hop, r&b and dance music, yet still manages to gel due to that ever-present Southern bounce. Highlights of the disc include cuts by Killer Mike, Goodie Mob, Bubba Sparxxx and over-seer Big Boi himself. Weighing in at a hefty 23 tracks the album does tend to drag a bit, yet still manages to get the point across: "Purple Ribbon will be the label to watch out for in '06, ya heard?

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