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Big Boi Arrested For Illegal Drug: Ecstasy, Viagra

Big Boi Arrested For Illegal Drug: Ecstasy, Viagra

Net Worth: $40 Million

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  • Source of Wealth Rapper, Record producer, Actor
  • Nationality United States

About Big Boi Arrested For Illegal Drug: Ecstasy, Viagra

Big Boi , 1/2 of Outkast, was busted by customs and border patrol dogs as he left a cruise ship on Sunday afternoon. Miami-Dade County Corrections Department charged Big Boi with three counts of possession of a controlled substance and one count of possession.

The rapper, whose real name is Antwan Patton, was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia on Sunday. According to the Miami-Dade County Corrections website, the 36-year-old Patton was also carrying MDMA, which is the main ingredient in Ecstasy.

The rapper was booked around 1:30 p.m. on $16,000 bond.

Big Boi is best known as half of the groundbreaking rap duo OutKast, which includes Andre 3000. The Atlanta-based group won six Grammys and churned out six platinum-plus albums, including “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below,” which sold over 10 million copies.