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If There's An Outkast Biopic, Andre 3000 Wants Leo To Play Him

rollingstonelogo | Posted 09.23.2014 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By STEVE APPLEFORD Rapper Andre Benjamin worked obsessively on his startling portrayal of J...

Vh1's 'ATL: The Untold Story of Atlanta's Rise in the Rap Game'

Nsenga Burton | Posted 09.03.2014 | Black Voices
Nsenga Burton

Despite a strong introduction, the film quickly falls into a narrative that is hyper focused on rap music, yet fails to include in a meaningful way, other musical movements that were taking place simultaneously and contributed significantly to the rise of Atlanta rap.

Sorry, Ms. Jackson: Net Neutrality Is Biggest Thing Ever at the FCC

Craig Aaron | Posted 09.15.2014 | Technology
Craig Aaron

The FCC has claimed that the demand for real Net Neutrality doesn't yet match another major FCC-related outcry: Janet Jackson's infamous wardrobe malfunction at the 2004 Super Bowl. But the FCC is comparing apples and oranges.

11 Songs You Won't Believe Are Samples Of James Brown's Music

Posted 06.12.2014 | Black Voices

James Brown’s innovative style, stage presence, and artistry have penetrated through pop culture and influenced legions of fans through the years. ...

BottleRock 2014: Small Review Huge Slideshow! Slideshow 1

Adam Rutkowski | Posted 08.02.2014 | San Francisco
Adam Rutkowski

Overall, BottleRock found success in their "anything you could possibly want" lineup and I'm looking forward to see how they further define their image in 2015. Check out my slideshow for day one below, and check out my second post which has a slideshow from day two!

BottleRock 2014 -- Small Review Huge Slideshow! Slideshow 2

Adam Rutkowski | Posted 08.02.2014 | San Francisco
Adam Rutkowski

Check out my continued slideshow below for pictures from day two! ...

Big Boi Announces New Record Deal

Paul Cantor | Posted 07.10.2014 | Entertainment
Paul Cantor

While Big Boi is spending the bulk of his spring and summer months performing Outkast reunion dates, he's also still got his own thing going on. There's a new record contract to prove it.

Coachella: Up Close

Lindsey Best | Posted 06.22.2014 | Los Angeles
Lindsey Best

Coachella goers always have a vast variety of musical experiences to fill their weekend with. Here's a look at some of these performances up close and personal.

Christ, Coachella and a Call to Creative Cyphers: A Holy Week Contemplation

Michael W. Waters | Posted 06.15.2014 | Black Voices
Michael W. Waters

Near the commencement of Outkast's hour-and-a-half long performance at Coachella this past weekend, the lauded duo reciprocally encircled the table while simultaneously reciting their seminal lyrics, walking a circular path reminiscent of spiritual pilgrims walking a labyrinth.

Outkast's Reunion Had A Weird Ending

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.12.2014 | Entertainment

Following Outkast's reunion at Coachella on Friday night after nearly 10 years away from performing, some fans criticized the group's on-stage energy ...

Outkast Reunite After Decadelong Hiatus

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 04.12.2014 | Entertainment

Outkast reunited onstage after a near decadelong hiatus with a jam-packed set at the Coachella music festival, their first of many performances planne...

18 Best Coachella Reunions Ever

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 04.08.2014 | Entertainment

When it comes to music festivals and reunions, this year's headlines have belonged to Kanye West's return to Bonnaroo and, of course, OutKast's massiv...

Queen Latifah Says Outkast Is Recording A New Album

Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

Big Boi and Andre 3000, better known to fans as Outkast, will reunite this year to celebrate the duo's 20th anniversary with more than 40 shows and a ...

Outkast Reunites In A MAJOR Way

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — OutKast's 20th anniversary comeback is being extended to more than 40 festival dates in 2014. The Grammy Award-winning rap duo anno...

OutKast's Half-Decade Hiatus Will End At Coachella

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rap duo OutKast will headline the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in April, ending a half-decade hiatus for one of hip-h...

Outkast Will Reunite At Coachella

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rap duo OutKast is reuniting to headline the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in April, ending a half-decade hiatus for o...

Why an OutKast Reunion Matters

Salvatore Bono | Posted 02.04.2014 | New York
Salvatore Bono

Hip-hop is in an interesting place right now and 2013 was a great year for the genre, however, a new OutKast album could shake up the music world more than a new Kanye, Drake, Eminem, or Jay Z album ever could in this day and age.

Just Big Boi And Andre 3000 Hanging Out

Posted 12.02.2013 | Entertainment

There has been a lot of hype around Outkast's imminent return, and Big Boi has further fueled the fire with an Instagram photo of the duo hanging out ...

Can You Pick Out These Artists' First No. 1 Hits?

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 10.25.2013 | Entertainment

It's been 28 years since Whitney Houston first climbed her way to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart. "Saving All My Love for You" hit No. 1 on Oc...

Outkast Rapper Gets Some Bad News

Posted 10.08.2013 | Black Voices

Following an 11 year marriage, the wife of Outkast member, Big Boi (born Antwon A. Patton) has reportedly filed for divorce. According to the Atlan...

The History Of 'Hey Ya!', As Explained By André 3000

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 09.12.2013 | Entertainment

Outkast's beloved hit "Hey Ya!" turned 10 years old this month, and despite its age, the song has remained as infectious as ever. For those fans who s...

Ready To Feel Old?

Posted 09.09.2013 | Entertainment

OutKast's "Hey Ya!" turned 10 on Monday, prompting internet users to collectively sigh and remark upon how old they are. It's also a time for somber r...

15 Things That Will Make You Feel Very, Very Old

Posted 07.03.2013 | Celebrity

Bringing you the latest in celebrity news sometimes makes us wonder where the time has gone. Here are 15 things that will likely make you feel very, v...

5 Things That Creative Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Andre 3000

Bessie A. Winn-Afeku | Posted 06.09.2013 | Arts
Bessie A. Winn-Afeku

In following Andre's music career, acting career and his entrepreneurial endeavors there are quite a few things that I believe many creative professional can learn from the success of Andre Benjamin's journey as an artist.

Dog Ears Music: Love and Its Aftermath Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 04.17.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week we review music by Big Boi, Lefty Frizzell, Garbage, Bessie Smith, The Alabama Shakes, and more.