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Watch: Outkast’s Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix In The Movie Trailer for “Jimi: All Is By My Side”

We finally get the official trailer for the highly anticipated Jimi Hendrix biopic starring Outkast’s Andre 3000. The movie is directed by Academy Award-winning writer-director John Ridley (12 Years A Slave). In the clip we see a young Jimi Hendrix…

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Andre 3000 Is Co-Producing Aretha Franklin’s New Album

It’s been three years since Aretha Franklin released her latest album, Aretha: A Woman Falling Out of Love, which featured collaborations with Ronald Isley and her son, Eddie Franklin. And despite some health issues in the ensuing years that caused her…

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Outkast Reunite at Coachella 2014 [Video]

Andre 3000 and Big Boi reunited on stage as Outkast for the first time in ten years this weekend for Coachella. They performed a number of classics like; ”Elevators (Me & You)”, “Rosa Parks”, “B.O.B.”, “Ms. Jackson”, “Hey Ya!”, “So Fresh,…

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Here’s The First Clip of Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix

With plans of screening at SXSW, a clip from the Jimi Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side has surfaced. The clip features a flirtatious Jimi Hendrix, who is played by Andre Benjamin, chatting with Linda Keith, who is played by Imogen…

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OutKast Set To Make 40-Stop Tour

We already knew that OutKast will be headlining both Coachella and Governor’s Ball this summer, but now comes the news that the duo’s reunion tour will span a whopping 40 dates. In celebration of the twentieth anniversary of Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik, Andre…

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Outkast Will Reunite At Coachella 2014 [UPDATED]

So the folks over at Billboard are bringing us the latest Outkast reunion rumors after apparently speaking with several sources close to Andre 3000 and Big Boi. Call my cynical, but my optimism for this actually happening in the coming year…

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Asante Covers Andre 3000, Justin Timberlake and Tyler, The Creator on New ‘Trifecta’ EP

We got a taste of Asante‘s new cover/remix-centric EP, Trifecta: The SanteJazz Remix Series, when he dropped his spaced-out version of Andre 3000‘s “Prototype”. Since then, we’ve been ready to hear what else the clearly gifted singer/producer had in the works for…

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The Importance Of Sun Ra

“Black people, think about space … f–k the ghetto, think about space!” said Jon Sinclair with excitement in the recent Brother From Another Planet BBC 4 documentary about Sun Ra. He was summing up the jazz legend’s complex mission on…

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Listen: Asante and Atu Team Up to Cover Andre 3000′s “Prototype”

We previously heard from the gifted duo of Atu and Asante when the two linked for the buttery “Lately“, a bonus track off Atu’s great Pictures on Silence album. And when that song dropped, Asante let us know that he had…

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Andre 3000 To Release Solo Album in 2014? [UPDATED]

I know, I know, I know, we’ve all heard this story before. It seems like every year Andre 3000 comes forward to reveal that his long-awaited solo album is finally dropping. This time, he apparently broke the news while speaking…