1. Record Store Day 2017 to Feature Andre 3000's Beatles Cover, Slick Rick Children's Book

    March 22, 2017 7:57 AM EDT This year's Record Store Day will feature two very special releases from hip-hop icons André 3000 and Slick Rick . Three Stacks will offer up a 7" single version of his Beatles cover "All Together Now," while Rick's 1988 classic "Children's Story" is…

  2. Andre 3000's Year in Review: His 2016 Features From 'The Life of Pablo' to 'Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin'

    December 28, 2016 9:33 AM EST Of the many ultimately unfounded rap rumors that spread virally in 2016, one, which Gucci Mane helped start, was particularly exciting, "I just did a record for OutKast ," Guwop boasted in a Snapchat video in September. But the speculation that a new album or song from the Atlanta…

  3. 11 Things You Might Not Know About Outkast's 'ATLiens'

    August 27, 2016 11:15 AM EDT Outkast ’s ATLiens was more than just an album, it was an invasion. Since its release on Aug. 27, 1996, the set has become one of the hip-hop's most celebrated opuses. It reached No. 2 on the Billboard 200 and featured three Hot 100 charting singles ("ATLiens," "Elevators …

  4. Chris Rock Shares Epic Squad Photo With Andre 3000, Jarobi White, Jack White, D-Nice & Dave Chappelle

    April 08, 2016 12:39 PM EDT Chris Rock was in great company on Thursday night (April 7), sharing a photo with an epic squad comprised of OutKast rapper Andre 3000, comic Dave Chappelle, rock star Jack White, DJ D-Nice and eventually, R&B vet  D'Angelo . "Me , Dave , D-nice , jack white and jarobi hard at…

  5. Andre 3000 Visits Middle School to Watch Georgia-Themed Black History Month Presentation

    March 01, 2016 2:35 PM EST After making surprise cameos at Erykah Badu 's birthday celebration and L.A. Reid's recent interview on  The Kid Kraddick Morning Show , Andre 3000 also paid a visit to Atlanta's Dutchtown Middle School to watch the students' Georgia-themed Black History Month program on…

  6. Andre 3000 Makes Surprise Cameo in L.A. Reid's Interview, Shouts Out Kid Cudi, Young Thug & Future

    February 26, 2016 9:17 AM EST L.A. Reid brought special guest Andre 3000  to his recent Kidd Kraddick Morning Show interview w hile on the promo run in support of  his new memoir  Sing to Me. The Outkast MC -- known for keeping a low profile -- hung out with Reid and shouted out several artists currently on his radar.  …

  7. Andre 3000 on Playing 'Normal' in 'American Crime,' New Music and His 'Great Reunion' With Erykah Badu

    January 06, 2016 1:55 PM EST There were already tons of reasons to watch American Crime , the ABC drama whose first season was nominated for 10 Emmy Awards and three Golden Globes, but now there’s one more for music fans: Outkast ’s André 3000 is starring in the show’s second season, which premieres Jan. 6. The gig…

  8. Outkast Turned Down Super Bowl Halftime Show, Big Boi Says

    November 05, 2015 5:23 PM EST During an appearance on ESPN’s The Dan Le Betard Show on Thursday (Nov. 5), Big Boi revealed that  Outkast nearly performed at a Super Bowl halftime show.  The set-that-could-have-been never came to fruition because NFL organizers offered the duo limited stage time, while Andre 3000 allegedly…

  9. New Petition Wants to Add OutKast to Georgia's Stone Mountain Monument

    July 15, 2015 10:02 PM EDT I'm sorry Ms. Jackson, but your husband may soon have some unwanted company.  While the Atlanta NAACP chapter is calling for the removal of a Confederate sculpture at the public Stone Mountain Park, local hip-hop fans are pushing for an addition to the monument -- André 3000 and Big Boi …

  10. Meet Lizzo, the Body-Positive Rapper Opening for Sleater-Kinney

    March 02, 2015 5:49 PM EST She's worked with Prince, gotten props from André 3000, and proudly calls herself a big girl in a small world. "I always say that there's this magnet for weird people." That's how 26-year-old rapper Lizzo describes Minneapolis, the adopted city that helped propel her…

  11. Andre 3000’s Outkast Reunion Tour Jumpsuits Heading to Miami Art Exhibit

    November 21, 2014 1:19 AM EST Andre 3000’s unique jumpsuits from Outkast ’s recent 20th anniversary tour will be displayed during an art exhibit in Miami beginning in December. Outkast Wraps Reunion Tour With Smiles and High Energy at Voodoo Fest The rapper’s 47 jumpsuits will be shown together for the first time during…

  12. Ellen Loves OutKast's André 3000 and Knows Just How to Show It

    September 24, 2014 9:39 PM EDT André "3000" Benjamin stopped by Ellen on Thursday to chat with Ms. Degeneres about the OutKast 20th Anniversary tour, and found himself the recipient of some special affection as only Ellen could offer.   OutKast Reveals Details for #ATLast Weekend Shows: Special Guests, Ticket…

  13. OutKast Reveals Details for #ATLast Weekend Shows: Special Guests, Ticket Giveaways

    September 23, 2014 8:44 PM EDT In June  OutKast 's upcoming three nights at Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta sold out in 24 hours, without any help of details about the what the #ATLast weekend would hold other than homecoming performances by the Southern rap pioneers. Now fans are likely applauding themselves in…

  14. BET Experience 2014: Outkast, A$AP Rocky & Rick Ross Pack the House on Day 2

    June 29, 2014 1:53 PM EDT Duo headlines second night of BET Experience concerts, joined by A$AP Rocky, Rick Ross, August Alsina and more It was all about Outkast Saturday night (June 28) as the pair brought their 20th anniversary celebration to Los Angeles. BET Experience 2014: Maxwell Captivates, Jill Scott Sizzles…

  15. OutKast, 'Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik' at 20: Classic Track-by-Track Review

    April 26, 2014 12:25 PM EDT Hip Hop in 1994, for the most part, was akin to the same government that it was at war with. You had the East Coast acting as the Republican party, leaning on classical sounds and ideologies, while the West Coast promoted the more Democratic, liberal side of things. Then you had the South…

  16. Outkast To Headline 2014 BET Experience In Los Angeles

    April 21, 2014 12:14 PM EDT Hip-hop duo Outkast, who recently celebrated their 20th anniversary by reuniting for this year's Coachella Valley & Arts Music Festival, will headline the 2014 BET Experience, to be held June 27-29 at L.A. Live in downtown Los Angeles. Mary J. Blige, Maxwell, Rick Ross to Hit BET…

  17. Aretha Franklin Recruits Andre 3000, Babyface For New Music

    March 23, 2014 1:22 PM EDT The fellas love Aretha Franklin: Denzel Washington helped the Queen of Soul celebrate her 72nd birthday in style, and Andre 3000 and Babyface are working on new music for the icon. Franklin held an exclusive and small party Saturday in New York City for her birthday, which is on Tuesday.…

  18. Outkast Announce Tour of Over 40 Festivals

    January 13, 2014 11:18 AM EST Outkast took to their official website to announce that they'll be celebrating their 20th anniversary as a musical act by performing at more than 40 festivals around the globe during the spring/summer of 2014. "It's truly an honor to celebrate 20 years and still be…

  19. Future Previews 'Honest' Album; Talks Miley Cyrus, Nicki Minaj Collabos

    October 04, 2013 10:45 AM EDT If you've ever been around Future, you know that it takes him a minute to open up. At first it comes off a bit egotistical as he sits there in dark shades and a draping hoodie -- but it's just that the Atlanta rapper finds comfort in the walls of his cerebrum. There, he curates…