Raury didn’t disappear, he’s exactly where he always wanted to be

Raury walks into the rolling out office and greets everyone he encounters. As his name appears in press releases and pops up in the media, the general consensus remained the same. “Oh, Raury?” The former teenage music prodigy was one of the biggest rising names in hip-hop five years ago. Raury received early comparisons to […]

‘Hey Ya!’ OutKast digs deep for pending docu-series

Big Boi stopped by Apple Music over the weekend and revealed that he had in his possession footage that will make the “greatest OutKast documentary ever.” The “Player’s Ball” MC stated he’s been sitting on hours of concert footage of him and Andre 3000 hitting the road and performing at concerts between 1998 to 2000. […]

Ye suprises fans with ‘Donda’ deluxe edition featuring 5 new tracks

The artist formerly known as Kanye West has released the deluxe edition of Donda, featuring five new songs. The 44-year-old hip-hop legend — who legally changed his name to Ye — has dropped an extended cut of his latest LP and it includes a bunch of new additions, such as the censored version of his […]

Ye West steps into the technology arena with the Donda stem player (videos)

Ye West’s Donda stem player has arrived as fans shared their excitement on Oct. 27 after finally receiving their new tech device. The Donda stem player was made available to order back in August at $200 and allows users to manipulate songs using the device by separating parts of the compositions and tweaking the sounds. […]

Drake leaks Kanye West diss track aimed at him

Drake escalated the bitter beef with Kanye West when he deliberately leaked a Kanye West diss song that was aimed at him. Drizzy was a guest host a session of “Sound 42 on Sirius XM” on Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, which gave the prolific rapper the opportunity to further promote the release of his highly-anticipated […]

André 3000 talks about collab with Kanye West on ‘Life of the Party’

Outkast’s Andre 3000 has been making news, while Drake and Kanye West continue to have their issues as both dropped albums in the past two weeks. Andre 3000 flexed his skills on the track “Life of the Party” which was supposed to appear on Kanye’s tenth album Donda which dropped on Aug. 29. Kanye teased […]

OutKast drops new video to commemorate 25th anniversary of ‘ATLiens’ release

Outkast celebrated the 25th anniversary of the release of its classic sophomore album ATLiens on Aug. 25. The ATL duo released a 25th Anniversary Edition re-issue of the album, which comes with instrumental variants of every track. In addition, several vinyl variants will be available, including a Neon Green & Blue Galaxy vinyl courtesy of […]

André 3000 starring in new Netflix film ‘White Noise’ (photos)

Rap legend André 3000 has seemingly left music in his rearview mirror but he has not retired from entertainment altogether. André Lauren Benjamin, 46, one-half of the iconic OutKast group alongside Antwan André “Big Boi” Patton, has signed up to star in a new thriller for Netflix titled White Noise. White Noise is described as […]

Big Boi lists the legendary Dungeon Family house on Airbnb

Atlanta’s own Big Boi has turned the Dungeon Family Atlanta home studio into an Airbnb property, according to Rolling Stone. Commonly known as The Dungeon to music fans and industry heads, the iconic residence is where Outkast and the Dungeon Family recorded timeless music together and it will now serve as an Airbnb location for […]

Andre 3000 drops new capsule clothing collection

Outkast’s Andre 3000 made a rare appearance on social media on Tuesday, Feb. 23, and announced on Instagram that he just dropped a new clothing capsule collection. The assortment consists of long-sleeve and short-sleeve t-shirts, a hoodie and a 4×6 print of his drawing with an ant reading a book.  Prices of Dre’s merchandise range […]

Young Thug says Jay-Z doesn’t have 30 songs fans can recite from memory (video)

Young Thug aroused the ire of hip-hop nation when he claimed Jay-Z does not have 30 songs that people can recite from memory like fans can with his own songs. Young Thug made the outlandish statement on Gillie Da Kid’s “‎Million Dollaz Worth of Game” podcast on Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2020. While in a self-congratulatory […]

OutKast teams up with Meals on Wheels to share a few family secrets

ATL’s backbone Outkast recently reunited again to share some love and soul food over the Christmas season. Andre 3000 and Big Boi partnered with Meals on Wheels Atlanta to share a few of their families’ holiday recipes for the nonprofit’s Pass It Down holiday campaign. Very rarely seen on social media, 3 Stacks penned only […]

Young Thug ripped for claiming he’s never listened to André 3000 (video)

Young Thug is being fried and charred on social media after the Atlanta native had the audacity to say he’s never listened to any of the music from André 3000, an undeniable ATL legend and pioneer. Thug made the preposterous utterance on fellow Atlanta native and music mogul T.I.’s “ExpediTIously” podcast this past week. Young […]

Erykah Badu details the evolution of her relationship with Andre 3000

Erykah Badu is opening up about the evolution of her relationship with Andre 3000. In a new interview, the Baduizm singer revealed she and the Outkast star skipped the friendship phase and jumped straight into a relationship when they began dating 25 years ago. “When we became boyfriend and girlfriend in the ‘90s, we didn’t become […]

Goodie Mob continues fight for equality and community relevance on new album

This month marks the 25th anniversary of Goodie Mob‘s seminal hip-hop album Soul Food. Among a plethora of other things, the project was an announcement that the South was more than bounce and Miami bass. When the album dropped Nov. 7, 1995, we were introduced to a quartet of young Black men, ready, willing and […]

Eminem shares story of André 3000 instead of responding to Nick Cannon’s diss

Eminem was blasted by Nick Cannon who ripped him with the diss record, “Canceled: Invitation.” On the song, Cannon called Eminem  “The KKK of this generation.” But instead of responding to Cannon with a diss record, Eminem decided to post old school lyrics and share a story about André 3000. During an interview with Rick […]

Anderson .Paak’s ‘Ventura’ is a return to soul

In November of 2018, Anderson  .Paak helped to wrap up a year of great music with the release of Oxnard. Oxnard was a highly anticipated release and enlisted the assistance of heralded and legendary producer Dr. Dre. The involvement of Dr. Dre provided Paak a spotlight that increased his fan base but in some ways shunned […]

André 3000 honors his mother with 2 surprise releases on Mother’s Day

Andre 3000 blessed the internet with new music to celebrate Mother’s Day. Andre took to SoundCloud in the middle of the night to bless the world with his talents. He released two new songs: “Me&My (To Bury Your Parents)” and “Look Ma No Hands.” The first of the two surprise releases is an emotional trip […]

Single dad and singer Decosi Fields is a man of character with style

Decosi Fields, 27, recently released his debut album, I Know What I’m Doing: The Tape. A single dad, Fields is focused on changing his daughter’s life by any means necessary. His album starts with an all too familiar sound, a ringtone. The tone of the album is trap-ish, displaying the best of big drums and […]

OutKast’s André 3000 says whether he’d quit rap for good, and why

André 3000 is a bona fide legend and one-half of the iconic hip-hop group OutKast, but he indicates without equivocation that the art form that made him rich and famous no longer casts the spell over him that it did 20 years ago — or even 10 years ago. The multitalented musician, rapper, actor and […]