Outkast, Future, 2 Chainz & More Will Appear in Organized Noize Documentary
Organized Noize isn’t a household name anymore, but hopefully it will be after this upcoming documentary. As a refresher, Organized Noize is a hip-hop production trio consisting of Rico Wade, Ray Murray and Sleepy Brown. They’re a part of the larger music collective Dungeon Family, which includes members like Outkast, Killer Mike and Goodie Mob. Organized Noize produced a number of classic hits, including TLC’s “Waterfalls” and Outkast’s “So Fresh, So Clean.”
OutKast's "Stankonia" 15th Anniversary Documentary
Yesterday (Oct. 31) marked the 15th anniversary of OutKast's Stankonia. Crazy right? MTV has just released a "Stankonia" documentary to the commemorate the occasion and explore the legacy of the groundbreaking album. The short film includes footage of both group members from the months before and after the release in 2000 as well as new retrospective commentary from Big Boi and Andre 3000, both of whom are now 40 years old.
Key & Peele "Outkast Reunion" Sketch
Key & Peele
Currently in the midst of their fifth and final scene on Comedy Central, Key & Peele explain the real reason why Outkast won't put out another album. Jordan Peele plays Big Boi, minding his own business at the coffee shop until Keegan-Michael Key, dressed as a Robin Hood-esque Andre 3000, skips into the establishment. After placing an overly complicated order, Andre sits down with Big Boi to pitch him new album ideas "Only one spoken word per track." Big Boi is down for a real discussion, but he can't because Andre is being all weird and shit.
Andre 3000 Talks Jimi Hendrix Role, Hip-Hop & Jumpsuits
Andre 3000 has come out of the woodwork for an interview with Hardknock TV as part of the Grammy's interview roll out. In the interview, the 1/2 of OutKast discusses playing Jimi Hendrix on film and losing 20 pounds for the role (as well as learning to play the guitar with his lefthand). He also speaks about touring with Big Boi for the reunion tour, and older rappers like Jay Z and Eminem still doing hip-hop. He goes on to mention that the infamous jumpsuits he wore on tour will soon be turned into t-shirts for the fans to buy. Watch the interview above.
Extended Preview Of Timbaland, Tink & Andre 3000's "UFO"
Alright, it's official: Timbaland is holding on to some of the hottest unreleased material in hip-hop right now. After dropping a (markedly better, albeit low-fidelity) version of "Movin Bass" with Tink and giving us a snippet of a track he has with her and Andre 3000, the superproducer has given us a longer version of the latter.
Timbaland Previews New Record With Andre 3000 & Tink
Timbaland Feat. Andre 3000 & Tink
We're not sure exactly what the current status of Timbaland's long-awaited/delayed album Textbook Timbo, but today the producer gives us hope with a snippet from what sounds like it'll be a dope collaboration between Andre 3000 and Jhene Aiko Tink! Timbo took to his Facebook page to upload a snippet of the record, teasing a portion of Three Stack's extremely identifiable vocals, segueing into Tink's part.
Andre 3000 Talks Playing Jimi Hendrix On David Letterman
Andre 3000 has been popping up more so in the past few weeks then we've seen in a while, simply because he's doing promo runs for the new film he's starring in, "Jimi: All Is By My Side." In a new interview with late night talk show host David Letterman, the 1/2 of OutKast speaks on the new film and playing the legendary Jimi Hendrix. The rapper also talks about first discovering Jimi Hendrix in his late twenties. Check out the five-minute clip with David Letterman above. The movie "Jimi: All Is By My Side" is currently in theatres.
Andre 3000 Talks About Touring & Stylish Jumpsuits On "Ellen"
Well here’s a rare occasion we don't see often. To promote his upcoming Jimi Hendrix biopic, Andre 3000 decided to pay a visit to Ellen today and chop it up with hilarious talk show host. In this preview clip, Andre talks about reuniting with Big Boi for their 20th anniversary tour, as well as their upcoming 3-day homecoming tour in Atlanta that's going down this weekend. And in true Ellen fashion, the topic of Andre's wild jumpsuits was brought up, and she even had a few gifts of her own for Mr. Andre 3 Stacks.
Official Trailer For André 3000's Jimi Hendrix Biopic, "All Is By My Side"
Jimi Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side has been in the works for several years, and throughout 2014, has been toured around some film festivals. Now it's finally ready for its wide release, which is set for September 26th.The first official trailer comes today, with plenty of shots of Three Stacks as Mr. Purple Haze himself.
Chance The Rapper Debuts Verse On "The Worst Guys" With Childish Gambino At Governors Ball
Chance The Rapper Feat. Childish Gambino
Perhaps the only disappointing thing about Childish Gambino and Chance The Rapper's collaboration on "The Worst Guys" was that Chance only contributed to the hook, leaving Gambino to rap both verses on the song. According to Gambino yesterday at Governors Ball Festival in NYC, “There’s only a hook because this nigga doesn’t hand in verses,” he said as he motioned to Chance, who had just taken the stage alongside him.
Watch OutKast's Coachella Reunion Performance In Full
Hip-hop royals André 3000 and Big Boi, reunited as Outkast, closed the first day of the Coachella music festival last night, and the full experience has already hit YouTube for those who weren't in attendance or missed the live stream. The 90-minute set covered the essentials of their catalogue, and included solo performances from both members of the duo, as well as guest appearances from Janelle Monáe and Dungeon Family affiliate Future. Prince was apparently in the audience as well.
First Look At Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix In "All Is By My Side"
The Jimi Hendrix biopic, "All Is By My Side" is finally premiering at SXSW this Month, and we now have our first clip of Andre 3000 in the lead role. The clip finds Jimi telling Linda Keith, ex-girlfriend of Keith Richards that he wrote his classic song, "Red House" about her. The scene takes place just before the Monterey Pop Festival in 1967. "All Is By My Side" will be playing for the first time on American soil March 7-14 in Austin, Texas.
Big Boi Confirms Solo Album
The other day we had news from Revolt TV that there would be a Big Boi solo album and an Andre 3000 solo album before we get any OutKast album. Well, now speaking to Revolt, Big Boi has confirmed 1/2 of that, saying that his solo LP is on the way. He also speaks on the reunion tour, saying it's for the fans, celebrating the 20th anniversary of "Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik."Watch Big Boi Confirms Solo Album , the latest video from Big Boi, which dropped on Thursday, January 23rd, 2014.
Andre 3000 "In Studio With Mike WiLL Made It" Video
A very short video clip proving Andre 3000 was in the studio with producer Mike WiLL Made It recently...what will come of this? Is Three Stacks working on new material?? Mike posted the clip on his Instagram along with the message "Stay Tuned."Can you appreciate the bars here? After you're done bumping this, hit up our news section to learn what Andre 3000 has been up to.
Andre 3000 "Says No Video For "Sixteen"" Video
Although Rick Ross has said he wants to have a video for every track on "God Forgives, I Don't", Andre 3000 says because of timing, there will be no video for their collabo record "Sixteen". How does this compare to Andre 3000's previous work?Did y'all catch Andre 3000's latest visual for Andre 3000 "In Studio With Mike WiLL Made It" Video?
Andre 3000 "Talks On T.I. Collabo & Big Boi's New LP" Video
Andre opened up to FuseTV about recording his verse for T.I. on "Sorry", and his thoughts on Big Boi's new solo effort, and the possibility of the two collaborating in the near future. How does this compare to Andre 3000's previous work?Did y'all catch Andre 3000's latest visual for Andre 3000 "Says No Video For "Sixteen"" Video?
B.o.B Feat. Andre 3000 "Play The Guitar" Video
B.o.B Feat. Andre 3000
An animated video that is actually kind of hard to look at with all those dots, for B.o.B.'s "Play The Guitar" off "Strange Clouds" album. Did you enjoy Andre 3000's contributions to this video? Thoughts? Did y'all catch B.o.B's latest visual for B.o.B Feat. Nicki Minaj BTS Of "Out Of My Mind" Video?
Gorillaz Feat. Andre 3000 & James Murphy "DoYaThing" Video
Gorillaz Feat. Andre 3000 & James Murphy
The official video for "DoYaThing," features the Gorillaz in their typical cartoon form. Gorillaz's movement grows stronger with each new release, and Gorillaz Feat. Andre 3000 & James Murphy "DoYaThing" Video has further strengthened that fact. It's a solid addition to the commendable body of work Gorillaz has been creating since stepping foot in the rap game, and we're definitely looking forward to what Gorillaz has on de How do y'all feel about the collabo with Andre 3000, James Murphy? How does this compare to Gorillaz's previous work?