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Happy 45th Birthday to Andre 3000!

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Rapper/actor and member of the legendary Hip-Hop duo Outkast, Mr. Andre 3000 turns 45 today! Andre Benjamin is known for his eclectic style and flows, from his start with the Dungeon Family to his movie roles in films like Idlewild and Jimi: All Is by My Side. He has become a household name as a solo […]

Andre 3000 Admits he’s Not Motivated to Complete a ‘Serious’ Project

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At the 1995 Source Awards, Andre 3000 said the South had something to say and they’ve been saying it ever since. Three Stacks alongside his better half, Big Boi, paved the way for the dominant Southern sound today. Outkast left us with a big discography after the release of the 2006 film, Idlewild, but we’ve […]

Outkast, The Neptunes, Mariah Carey Nominated for 2020 Songwriter Hall of Fame

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The Songwriters Hall of Fame nominees are in and there a few acts holing it down for Hip Hop and R&B. The 2020 nominees include Outkast, the Neptunes, Eurythmics, R.E.M., Patti Smith, the Isley Brothers, Vince Gill, Journey, Beach Boys’ Mike Love, and more. Mariah Carey, Gloria Estefan, Steve Miller, Motown legend William “Mickey” Stevenson, […]

Black Thought and Questlove Producing ‘Hip-Hop: Songs That Shook America’ On AMC

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Legendary lyricists Black Thought and super-producer Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson of The Roots are executive producers of a six-part docuseries entitled Hip-Hop: The Songs That Shook America on AMC. On each episode of this new series put emphasis on a trailblazing song that was critical to the transformation of American music and popular culture. The artists […]

Big Boi & Kid Cudi to Join ‘Creepshow’ TV Series

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Back in 1982, Stephen King and George A. Romero collaborated to give the world the horror classic Creepshow. It has been announced that the reboot of Creepshow will feature Hip-Hop icons, Big Boi of OutKast and Cleveland’s finest Kid Cudi. To make sure that the viewers are scared out of their minds, Jeffrey Combs (Re-Animator), […]

Outkast’s Big Boi Steps In For Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show

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The original ATLien will be in the building for the Super Bowl! It has been confirmed that Outkast’s Big Boi will be added to the Maroon 5 and Travis Scott half time show for the 49th Annual Super Bowl being held in Atlanta on February 3, 2019.   View this post on Instagram   #SBLIII […]

The 2019 Grammy Nominations Are in and Hip-Hop Dominates

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The 2019 Grammy nominees are in and Hip-Hop is dominating, again. It’s that time of year where music’s brightest stars from all genres get judged for the music they put out this year by the one and only Recording Academy. It’s up to those voting members to see who is the best of the best, […]

Lil Baby Thinks It’s ‘Great’ People Compare Him & Gunna to Outkast

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Lil Baby and Gunna have built quite a bond, and are often compared to other notable rap duos. Speaking with Hot 97’s Nessa, she said the “Drip Too Hard” pair gives her “Outkast vibes.” She compared their individuality and chemistry to Big Boi’s and Andre 3000’s during their prime. “That’s a great title,” Baby responded. “I […]

10 Most Stylish Film Characters Played By Rappers

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We love seeing our favorite rappers take a turn to Hollywood. Giving MCs another notch on their belts to brag about on wax, acting can sometimes take a Hip-Hop star all the way to the Oscars — what’s good, Common! — or solidify a career that carries them years beyond their last hit album. Another […]

Big Boi’s Son Has Committed to Oregon Ducks for Football

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OutKast’s Big Boi will be one of the most famous fathers hanging around college football stadiums next season. The proud papa is celebrating his son, Cross Patton, committing to the University of Oregon.  “I just want to thank my family: mom and my dad, coach Davis, my football team, with that being said, I want […]

Watch: Big Boi Joins Red Bull Radio For Latest ‘Fireside Chat’ Episode

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Red Bull Radio has become a sort of go-to creative hub for all things music and the creatives surrounding it. Always known for delivering in-depth interviews with the most innovative players in the game, the lifestyle brand’s Fireside Chat series is continuing the master flow of content with its latest subject: eclectic MC and 1/2 of the legendary rap […]

OutKast Might Be A Wrap, But The Cadillacs They Love Are Still Going Strong

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Big Boi and André 3000 introduced many a folk to the joy of driving a Cadillac. Through two of their earliest albums, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik and ATLiens, this duo allowed ‘The Caddy’ to enter into their respective cypher as a sacred third member. And why not? Everyone knows that driving a Cadillac is one of the coolest […]