See: Johnny Johnny is a reluctant member of his father's gang. His desire to be a singer often conflicts with his gang's activities.
Stan explains to Johnny the plan for the gang's final heist of $25 million in gold.
Barry is noted to be the getaway driver during heists. Big Daddy asks him if he is fine with Johnny taking over the role of being the getaway driver for the final heist, to which Barry reluctantly agrees.
The gorilla robbers are introduced in the middle of a bank robbery. They manage to successfully evade the police.
Later in the film, due to Johnny's failure to be punctual for his role as the getaway driver, Big Daddy and his gang are arrested and sent to CalatoniaPrison.
In prison, they watch Johnny's performance of "I'm Still Standing" with other prisoners, and Barry and Stan cheer Big Daddy on as he stages his jailbreak.
In Sing 2, Big Daddy and his boys were called by his son Johnny to be the secuirty to keep Crystal out from reaching to Moon while the gang puts on a show at the Crystal Tower Hotel.
"Right. We've been told there's a ship carrying $25 million in gold gonna dock at night right here. With the usual guards here and here, but lucky for us, there's a sewer right under here. So, the getaway driver meets us here."
— Stan, discussing the heist plan
"We ain't got a date yet."
"No, no, that's fine."
— Barry, on if he's okay with Johnny being the getaway driver for a heist instead of himself
From Sing 2
"Crystal's outside, repeat, Crystal is outside. Over."