TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of OutKast’s ‘ATLiens’
importantly, OutKast’s early work placed the American South squarely and inextricably on the hip-hop remember as vividly is what happened to OutKast when they were named Best New Artist, an honor they few years ago could not be more spot-on. OutKast has indeed made multiple timeless classics, a Happy 20th Anniversary to OutKast’s ATLiens, originally released August 27, 1996. [Buy OutKast’s OutKast TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of OutKast’s ‘ATLiens’ better or worse, over the years I’ve observed three distinct camps of OutKast fans. First, you have the
Happy Birthday to André 3000, Born May 27, 1975
public. In 1998, OutKast's success came back to bite them, as their song "Rosa Parks," ignited a maintained the No. 1 spot on the rap charts for six weeks. In the spring of 1994, OutKast released its . First, each member of OutKast claimed one half of the record—The Love Below was André's and OutKast would have to wait a year to make it official. The duo changed its name to OutKast and cut its scandal, OutKast released three more albums heading into the new millennium—ATLiens (1996), Aquemini
Happy Birthday to Antwan “Big Boi” Patton, Born February 1, 1975
roles as André 3000's partner in OutKast and as one of the central members of the Dungeon Family, Big OutKast Janelle Monáe. Also involved in film (ATL, OutKast's Idlewild, Who's Your Caddy?) and even the stage (he | Amazon | iTunes Watch: Official VEVO/YouTube Page (Big Boi) | Official VEVO/YouTube Page (OutKast) Discover/Stream:
INTERVIEW: The Evolution & Ubiquity of Big Boi – Musician, Entrepreneur & Philanthropist
OutKast trophy from PepsiCo is a humbling moment for Big Boi, taking him back to the beginning of OutKast’s horizons and wake them up.” EXPLORE Big Boi’s Discography via Amazon | iTunes EXPLORE OutKast’s ” Patton, one-half of the best-selling, multiple Grammy-winning duo OutKast, made sure to express that lot of surprises.” Since the arrival of OutKast’s 1994 debut album Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik
100 Most Dynamic Debut Albums: OutKast’s ‘Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik’ (1994)
Album” below to explore each album or view the full album index here. OUTKAST was André “3000” Benjamin and Antwan “Big Boi” Patton, Sr., better known as the dynamic duo OutKast OutKast 100 Most Dynamic Debut Albums: OutKast’s ‘Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik’ (1994) ”). Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik also channels OutKast’s musical influences like The Isley Brothers (“Funky Ride”) and Curtis Mayfield (“Player’s Ball,” “Crumblin’ Erb”). OutKast have since gone on to
TRAILER: ‘The Art of Organized Noize’ Documentary Celebrates Sonic Pioneers of Southern Hip-Hop
OutKast “Waterfalls,” OutKast’s “So Fresh, So Clean,” En Vogue’s “Don’t Let Go (Love),” and Ludacris as he and his brother-in-rhyme Big Boi accepted OutKast’s Best New Artist trophy at the The Source of the 20th century. But while OutKast and their Atlanta brethren Goodie Mob became the recognizable
FILM REVIEW + INTERVIEW: Celebrating the Indelible Art & Legacy of Organized Noize
The sonic pioneers revered for their work with OutKast, Goodie Mob, and many others, discuss their early records by OutKast and Goodie Mob, while assembling their 13-member posse, The Dungeon Family
PLAYLIST: Portrait of the Artist Volume 2 – Erykah Badu
Rhymes, Common, D’Angelo, Robert Glasper, Guru, J Dilla, Talib Kweli, Janelle Monáe, OutKast, The In honor of her 45th birthday (2/26/71), our tribute playlist spans Badu’s dazzling discography & collaborations with Common, OutKast, The Roots, and many more.
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Arista. The deal came in the wake of Arista's success with OutKast's Stankonia (especially the single colorful solo route. Along with fellow Atlanta rappers OutKast, Goodie Mob laid out the blueprint for the corners of OutKast's Stankonia album. The album unsurprisingly never took off commercially, despite after experiencing enormous Grammy-winning success with OutKast's Speakerboxxx/The Love Below, an album
VIDEO PLAYLIST: 25 Terrific Tracks Inspired by Prince
Jones | “Mia Bocca” Patti LaBelle | “Yo Mister” OutKast | “She Lives in My Lap” The Family musical inspiration to countless others (OutKast, Janelle Monáe, Ready for the World). We’ve curated a 25
100 Most Dynamic Debut Albums: Little Brother’s ‘The Listening’ (2003)
Labcabincalifornia (1994), OutKast’s Aquemini (1998) and Slum Village’s Fantastic, Vol. 2 (2000).
INTERVIEW: Organized Noize Keep Pushin’ Their Art Toward the Epic
assembling The Dungeon Family, the hip-hop collective that birthed both OutKast and Goodie Mob. Plus minimal gadgets and software programs, staring again at OutKast’s gold and platinum plaques and
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OutKast? Maybe it was, but what a peak to have scaled. Top Tune: “Ghetto Musick” (Big Boi) & "She | PART 4 | PART 5 [Below] OUTKAST | Speakerboxxx/The Love Below LaFace/Arista (2003) Selected by group, OutKast’s “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below” still astonished in its scope, style and brilliance shrink under the weight of expectation. OutKast’s music had always sounded like Prince, had he been
INTERVIEW: With Sincerity & Synergy in Abundance, St. Beauty Take Center Stage
and you do see all of the Organized Noizes, the OutKasts, the TLCs, whatever. It makes you want to be
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of Diamond D’s ‘Hatred, Passions and Infidelity’
credits that include remixes for Ras Kass’ “Soul on Ice,” OutKast’s "Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik
Happy 75th Birthday to Aretha Franklin, Born March 25, 1942
with Clive Davis, who connected her with the likes of Babyface and OutKast's André 3000 for Sings the
Happy Birthday to Beyoncé, Born September 4, 1981
, Missy Elliott, OutKast's Big Boi, and romantic interest Jay-Z, the album spawned a total of four Top
ALBUM REVIEW: Tanya Morgan’s ‘YGWY$4’ Pays Dividends for the Discerning Listener
to A Tribe Called Quest, OutKast and Little Brother over the years, which is far from a bad thing
INTERVIEW: Lecrae Navigates the Dark, Seizes the Light
. Dre’s The Chronic 2001, 2Pac’s All Eyez on Me, and OutKast’s Aquemini. CL: You’ve recorded
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