Stop right there! Before you watch this video, head over to this post and read how awesome the features are going to be on Big Boi’s upcoming album. Next, mute the YouTube player below and turn on some vintage Outkast. To move things forward, how about “Rosa Parks”? Okay, now that that is settled, press play on the video and let things roll. Yes, Kelly Rowland, even with the volume off, is just awful. She has no soul, and it is evident with each and every movement of her robotic mouth.
Now, this might seem harsh, but “Mama Told Me” is probably the worst song that Big Boi has ever dropped. The video, though, makes up for everything. Seriously, looks how wonderfully all those tacky designs and colors work together. It looks like Def Jam knew they had a real stinker on their hands, and decided to equip it with equally as disgusting visuals. Let’s just write this one off as the pop single on what looks like a pretty promising LP otherwise.
Vicious Lies & Dangerous Rumors drops Dec. 11.