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Outkast Releases Classic Album Stankonia 17 Years Ago Today

Words by Jasmine Johnson This day 17 years ago, Outkast released the classic album Stankonia.  Like Aquemini (the duo’s equally brilliant offering), this joint fused different styles and took Atlanta hip-hop to higher heights. Considered on of the best hip-hop albums of all time, this medley of funk, gospel, rock and hip-hop became the stamp of what the […]

Will Andre 3000 Ever Release More Music?

Words by Fatima Barrie In a candid interview with Will Welch for GQ Style, Andre Benjamin, aka Andre 3000, opens up about his life after his classic Outkast hit “Hey Ya.” The Atlanta rapper discusses a multitude of topics including coping with the deaths of his parents, social anxiety, and his stance on fellow OutKast […]

Andre 3000 Thinks Big Boi is a Better Rapper Than Him

Andre 3000 Thinks Big Boi is a Better Rapper Than Him

It’s not everyday that Andre 3000 sits down to bring us up to speed about what he has going on, so if he does, listen. The celebrated rapper had a recent interview with GQ to discuss what new music he has up his sleeve, his existing music he has secured in the vault, and why […]

Big Boi Unveils New Tour Dates

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On the heels of his freshest release Boomiverse, Big Boi has announced his plans to once again take his show on the road for his latest “Daddy Fat Saxxx” Tour. It is on September 2nd that the veteran emcee will kick off the first leg of the tour in Chicago at the North Coast Music […]

Andre 3000 Reveals An Outkast Reunion Album May Never Come

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In a recent interview with Complex, Andre 3000 of duo Outkast seemed to extinguish all hope of fans ever receiving a reunion album from him and partner Big Boi. “It’s really just an excitement thing, and where I am in life. I kind of like not being a part of [rap], now that I’ve done […]

Big Boi Reveals An Outkast-ATCQ Album Was In The Works

It was last week, as one-half of duo Outkast, Big Boi made his rounds promoting his latest solo album Boomiverse that he stopped by New York’s Hot 97 and made a striking revelation. Sitting down with Peter Rosenberg and Laura Stylez, he mentioned that Outkast and A Tribe Called Quest were actually in the process of […]

Source News Flash: Jay Z in SongHall | HNDRXX | Rihanna | Magic Johnson

Today in Source News Flash: The Source team extends congratulations to Jay Z who joined Class of 2017 Songwriters Hall of Fame. On that note, Rihanna now officially has more Billboard Top 10 hits than Michael Jackson, she cracked the record with “Love On The Brain.” Future announced last night he’s dropping another album, HNDRXX, this […]

[Watch] A Tribe Called Quest Drops New Visual For “We The People”

After releasing their first new album in 18 years, A Tribe Called Quest has decided to bless fans even more by dropping the debut of their lyric video for “We the People….” The video features the group’s iconic imagery, including the figure from The Low End Theory coming to life. Touching on subjects from mass incarceration, discrimination […]

Erykah Badu Releases Short Trailer For 2016 Soul Train Music Awards

Erykah Badu will be gracing the stage again this year as the master of ceremonies for the 2016 Soul Train Music Awards. She deems perfectly fit for the role with this being her second consecutive hosting appearance for the awards show. We actually wouldn’t be surprised if BET gives up casting host altogether coining Badu […]

Outkast’s ATLiens Turns 20

When Outkast emerged out of the Dirty South in the early ’90s, the Hip Hop world wasn’t ready for the unlikely pairing of Andre 3000 and Big Boi. On one hand, Dre was like this strange rapping hybrid of Prince and James Brown, while Daddy Fat Sax was more like the street half of the duo. […]

A Special Birthday Tribute To André 3000

On this day in Hip Hop history, the more eccentric half of the prolific duo OutKast, André 3000, was born in Atlanta, Georgia. Since his debut, André 3K has been revolutionizing Hip Hop by pushing the boundaries of its culture and aesthetic. Alongside Big Boi, Organized Noize and the rest of the Dungeon Family, it can […]

2 Chainz Shares Pics With Kanye West, Diddy, Kirk Franklin In Recording Studio For ‘Waves’ Album

Yesterday[January 29, 2016], @hairweavekiller aka 2 Chainz shared a few photos on Instagram in the studio with several artists that will be involved with Kanye West’s highly anticipated Waves album. Two Necklaces shared a pic that included himself, Yeezy, Diddy, French Montana, gospel singer Kirk Franklin, and Grammy Award winning producer The Dream then another […]

Kanye West, Andre 3000 & Kid Cudi Hit the Studio

Kim Kardashian‘s announcement that Kanye West‘s G.O.O.D. Friday series was returning was clearly a tad premature. Outside of the day of her “#EveryFriday” tweet, on which ‘Ye dropped his hotly-anticipated collaboration with Kendrick Lamar, “No More Parties in L.A.,” Yeezy has been musically mum on Fridays, opting instead to tweet incessantly about studio sessions, ex-girlfriends […]

Andre 3000 Hints at Making New Music

Andre 3000 admits he’s been holding back a little from his fans It seems like it’s been eons since we’ve heard a solo project from Andre 3000. We’ve been patiently waiting but what we didn’t know is that Mr. 3000 is very much interested in giving us exactly what we want. “I’ve been holding back […]

Listen As Erykah Badu Collaborates With Andre 3000 On “Hello”

Erykah Badu has spent some time away from the music scene and today makes a triumphant return with her new project But You Cain’t Use My Phone, which is available exclusively via Apple Music for the first week. The 11-track tape was reportedly recorded in 12 days with the help of producer Zach Witnessin and […]

Watch OutKast’s Documentary Celebrating 15 Years Since Their Album “Stankonia”

This past weekend marked 15 years since the iconic Atlanta based duo Big Boi and Andre 3000, collectively known as OutKast, released their breakthrough album “Stankonia.” The album marked a shift in the groups progression as it catapulted them from Hip-Hop favorites to mainstream superstars. MTV decided to release a mini retrospective documenting the groundbreaking […]

Stay Tuned For an Outkast Biopic

Many influential Hip Hop groups are thinking of possible biopics considering the success of the NWA biopic, Straight Outta Compton. The group coming straight out the A deserving to be on the big screen is Outkast. Big Boi told Reddit during the Ask Me Anything segment to “stay tuned” for a biopic in the works: […]