Stewart D. Ashby Jr. (born May 9, 1970) better known by his stage name Big Scoob is an American rapper from Kansas City. He is a longtime friend of his Strange Music boss and fellow Kansas City rapper Tech N9ne with whom he was a part of the rap group 57th Street Rogue Dog Villains.
Like his Strange Music cohorts Tech N9ne and Kutt Calhoun, Scoob is heavily affiliated with the Kansas City Blood gangs, which he often talks about in his music.
After temporarily retiring from music, Tech N9ne convinced him to sign to Strange Music in 2009 and he released his debut album the same year. his sophmore album Damn Fool was released two years later in 2011, followed by his third studio album under Strange Music five years later in 2016 titled