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On July 23, 2011, music lost another great to the 27 Club. British soul singer Amy Winehouse passed away unexpectedly in her London flat due to alcohol poisoning. The five-time Grammy award recipient was found dead in her apartment, alone while old videos of her past performances still played on her computer. Say what you want about […]

The recent release of the official trailer for the upcoming Jimi Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side, starring Andre 3000, reminds us of all the glorious and often hilarious moments in which the world of hip-hop collided with the world of film. Speaking generally, the meeting of these two worlds hasn’t always gone smoothly, […]

The Jimi Hendrix biopic, Jimi:All Is By My Side, may be delayed until September, but we’ve got just what you need to hold you over until then! Months after it’s film festival debut the first official trailer for the film is here. The movie stars OutKast frontman Andre 3000 as legendary rocker Jimi Hendrix and frankly, […]

After blowing minds with the “On The Run” Tour kick-off concert in Miami alongside Jay Z, Beyonce paid tribute to Michael Jackson on her website. In her brief dedication to MJ, she cites him as a major inspiration to her music and particularly to her performance style. She writes: “Michael taught me that sometimes you […]

The highly anticipated collaboration between Future and Andre 3000 is out! “Benz Friendz (Watchutola)” brings out the best from the ATL rappers, spitting bars about expensive cars, hoes, and clothes not really meaning anything to them, as their lives are obviously above all of that. “I told that b*tch I don’t give a f*ck about a man’s b*tch,” […]

You know how the tune goes… reunited and it feels so good! Last night, Big Boi and Andre 3000 of Outkast took the Coachella 2014 stage in Indio, California and made a historical event out of the mother of all music festivals. Performing for 90 minutes in front of thousands while closing out the show, the […]

Legendary soul singer Aretha Franklin is working on a brand new album, and although it was confirmed that she’s teaming with mega producer Babyface, the 71-year-old singer revealed Andre 3000 is also working on the record. During her impending 72nd birthday party (which is tomorrow), Aretha spoke about her new album: “I’m just waiting for him […]

It’s not everyday that film producers sit down for interviews, but Danny Bramson is not just any producer. He was so passionate about his work on the Jimi Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side, he left his wife’s side to chat with us. You see, Danny’s wife – who is 15 years younger than […]

Future’s long-awaited sophomore album, Honest, is going to be THE album this spring. The rapper/singer released the project’s tracklisting and it’s big. The album features appearances from Kanye West, Drake, Wiz Khalifa and Andre 3000 (but we knew that already). The deluxe version also features appearances from Young Scooter and Lil Wayne (who appears on […]

The wait is over. The Jimi Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side is finally here. Outkast member Andre 3000 has made the jump from music to film, landing the role of the late great music legend. All Is By My Side will debut at the SXSW Film Festival from March 7-14. Because we know not […]

Andre 3000‘s father, Lawrence Walker, has passed away. Details surrounding his death are scarce, but it is being reported that Walker died of a heart attack. According to Miss Info: A spokesperson for Outkast confirmed that André’s father passed away on Wednesday. Straight From the A reports that Walker died of an apparent heart attack after […]

The world can’t get enough of Outkast, so it comes as no surprise that MTV dug deep in their vault to find a 15-year-old video of Outkast freestyling a poem in the studio. While Andre mans the boards, Big Boi begins to freestyle a pretty comedic poem: “Maybe if you’re nice I might let you […]