Antwan Andre Patton, better known as Big Boi and one of the famed hip hop duo Outkast, performs at the ONE Music Fest at Central Park, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018. (Akili-Casundria Ramsess/Eye of Ramsess Media)

Big Boi will headline PGA Tour Championship kickoff event

Big Boi will headline this year’s Tee Up ATL kickoff for the PGA Tour Championship.

The Atlanta rapper – fresh from a rollicking performance at One Musicfest – will perform at the Sept. 17 event at the College Football Hall of Fame.

The gathering celebrates the PGA Tour’s 30 top golfers, several of whom will be in attendance. Joining Big Boi will be emcee Ryan Cameron, DJ Infamous and DJ Debonair, as well as a live mural painting by Greg Mike.

Tickets, including a drink, are $15 and can be purchased at All proceeds from ticket sales and the mural auction will benefit the East Lake Foundation and Purpose Built Communities. 

Last year, Ludacris performed at the event, while several Atlanta Hawks and Atlanta Falcons players also attended. 

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Melissa Ruggieri
Melissa Ruggieri
Atlanta Journal-Constitution staff writer Melissa Ruggieri covers music and entertainment news for the AJC. She remembers when MTV was awesome.