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OutKast

OutKast performing in 2001.
Background information
Origin Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Genres Hip hop, funk, soul, pop
Years active 1991-present
Labels LaFace/Arista/BMG Records (1991–2004)
LaFace/Zomba/Sony Music (2004–present)
Associated acts Dungeon Family, Purple Ribbon All-Stars, T.I. Sleepy Brown, Goodie Mob, Witchdoctor, Organized Noize, UGK, Raekwon
Website www.outkast.com
Members
Antwan "Big Boi" Patton
"André 3000" Benjamin
.OutKast is an American hip hop duo based in East Point, Georgia, a city south of Atlanta, Georgia.^ OutKast is an American hip hop duo based out of East Point, Georgia, a city south of Atlanta, Georgia.
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^ OutKast is an American hip hop duo based in East Point, Georgia, a city south of Atlanta, Georgia.
  • BBC - Music - OutKast 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC www.bbc.co.uk [Source type: General]

^ Its extremely apparent at this point that Outkast is bigger than hip-hop.
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.They were originally known as The OKB (The OutKast Brothers) but later changed the group's name to OutKast.^ They were originally known as The OKB but later changed the group's name to OutKast.

^ They were originally known as The OKB (The Outkast Brothers) but later changed the group's name to Outkast .
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^ They were originally known as The OKB (The OutKast Brothers) but later changed the group's name to OutKast.
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  • BBC - Music - OutKast 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC www.bbc.co.uk [Source type: General]

.The group's original musical style was a mixture of Dirty South and G-Funk.^ Their original musical style was a mixture of Dirty South and G-Funk ; since then, funk , soul , electronica , and rock elements have been added to the mix.
  • Outkast biography - 8notes.com 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.8notes.com [Source type: General]

^ Their original musical style was a mixture of Dirty South and G-Funk; since then, funk, soul, electronica, and rock elements have been added to .
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^ Their original musical style was a mixture of Dirty South and G-Funk; since then, funk, soul, electronica, and rock elements have been added to the mix.
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[1] .Since then, however, funk, soul, pop, electronic music, rock, spoken word poetry, jazz, and blues elements have been added to the group's musical palette.^ Since then funk, soul, pop, electronic music, rock, spoken word poetry, jazz, and blues have been added to the group's musical palette.
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^ Since then, however, funk, soul, pop, electronic music, rock, spoken word poetry, jazz, and blues elements have been added to the group's musical palette.
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^ Their original musical style was a mixture of Dirty South and G-Funk ; since then, funk , soul , electronica , and rock elements have been added to the mix.
  • Outkast biography - 8notes.com 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.8notes.com [Source type: General]

[2][3] .The duo consists of Atlanta native André "André 3000" Benjamin (formerly known as Dré) and Savannah, Georgia-born Antwan "Big Boi" Patton.^ The duo consists of Atlanta native Andr "Andr 3000" Benjamin (formerly known as Dr) and Savannah, Georgia-born Antwan "Big Boi" Patton.

^ Big Boi’s daughter Jordan is born.
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^ Antwan "Big Boi" Patton grew up in Savannah.

[1]
.The duo is one of the most successful hip-hop groups of all time, having received six Grammy Awards.^ Outkast, my favorite Rap group of all-time, is one of the most creative and captivating duos in the history of rap/hip-hop.
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^ Outkast has been the most consistent group in rap of all time.
  • Nah Right » 2 New Outkast Songs 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC nahright.com [Source type: General]

^ Outkast are clearly the best, most original hip-hop group!
  • Stankonia reviews at Metacritic.com 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.metacritic.com [Source type: General]

.Over 25 million copies have been sold of OutKast's eight releases: six studio albums, a greatest hits release, and the Grammy award winning (for best album) Speakerboxxx/The Love Below, a double album containing a solo album from each member.^ OutKast to release new album in 2010 .
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^ OutKast is currently one of the most successful hip-hop groups of all time, having sold over 20 million copies of their six releases: four studio albums, a greatest hits release, and Speakerboxxx/The Love Below , a double album containing a solo album from each member of the duo.
  • Outkast, Rock & Pop (O) at Music Memorabilia 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC music-memorabilia.net [Source type: General]

^ Speakerboxxx/ The Love Below album by OutKast, price: $0.99 Released: 2003-09-23 .
  • OUTKAST Lyrics 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.elyrics.net [Source type: General]

.Along with their commercial success, OutKast has maintained an experimental approach in their music and are widely praised for their originality and artistic content.^ Along with Outkast's commercial success, they have maintained an experimental approach in their music and are widely praised for their originality and artistic content.
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  • Outkast - Oxygen - Online Radio 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC www.oxygenradio.co.uk [Source type: General]

^ Along with Outkast’s commercial success, it has maintained an experimental approach in their music and is widely praised for its originality and artistic content.
  • WPEG2-FM - OutKast 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.power98fm.com [Source type: General]

^ Along with their commercial success, OutKast has maintained an experimental approach in their music and are widely praised for their originality and artistic content.
  • BBC - Music - OutKast 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC www.bbc.co.uk [Source type: General]

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Contents

History

Pre-debut

.Benjamin and Patton met while attending Tri-Cities High School, a Visual and Performing Arts School.^ The duo met Tri–Cities High School in East Point, Georgia, a school geared toward the performing arts.
  • OutKast Biography - family, children, parents, name, story, school, mother, son, old, born - Newsmakers Cumulation 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.notablebiographies.com [Source type: General]

^ Benjamin and Patton met while attending Tri-Cities High School, a Visual and Performing Arts School.
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^ They originally met while students at Atlanta's Tri-City High School.
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.Benjamin's parents were divorced and he was living with his father.^ Benjamin’s parents were divorced and he was living with his father.
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^ Benjamin's parents were divorced and he was living with his father.
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  • Outkast - Oxygen - Online Radio 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC www.oxygenradio.co.uk [Source type: General]

^ Dre (Andre Benjamin) grew up in a single parent home moving from place to place within southwest Atlanta until he was 15 and went to live with his father.
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.Meanwhile, Patton had to move with his four brothers and six sisters from Savannah to Atlanta.^ Meanwhile, Patton had to move with his four brothers and six sisters from Savannah to Atlanta.
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^ The duo consists of Atlanta native Andr "Andr 3000" Benjamin (formerly known as Dr) and Savannah, Georgia-born Antwan "Big Boi" Patton.
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^ Big Boi's (Antoine Patton) story is similar, moving from Savannah to Atlanta thirteen years ago to join Andre in the ranks of the young, gifted, black and untapped as he ran the Atlanta city streets as well.
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.Benjamin and Patton eventually teamed up and were pursued by Organized Noize, a group of local producers who would later make hits for TLC.^ Benjamin and Patton eventually teamed up and were pursued by Organized Noize, a group of local producers who would later make hits for TLC. The duo initially wanted to be called "2 Shades Deep" or "The Misfits", but because those names were already taken they later decided to use "OutKast" based on finding "outcast" as synonym for "misfit" in a dictionary.
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^ They eventually teamed up, and were pursued by Organized Noize , a group of local producers who would later make hits for TLC and Xscape .
  • Outkast biography - 8notes.com 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.8notes.com [Source type: General]

^ They eventually teamed up, and were pursued by Organized Noize, a group of local producers who would later make hits for TLC and Xscape.
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[1] .The duo initially wanted to be called "2 Shades Deep" or "The Misfits", but because those names were already taken they later decided to use "OutKast" based on finding "outcast" as synonym for "misfit" in a dictionary.^ Benjamin and Patton eventually teamed up and were pursued by Organized Noize, a group of local producers who would later make hits for TLC. The duo initially wanted to be called "2 Shades Deep" or "The Misfits", but because those names were already taken they later decided to use "OutKast" based on finding "outcast" as synonym for "misfit" in a dictionary.
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^ Their first working name was "2 Shades Deep," but they learned it was taken by another act.
  • OutKast Biography - family, children, parents, name, story, school, mother, son, old, born - Newsmakers Cumulation 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.notablebiographies.com [Source type: General]

^ Looking up "misfit" in the dictionary, they found the synonym "outcast," and decided to use that but keep the dictionary's phonetic "k" spelling.
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[4] .OutKast, Organized Noize, and schoolmates Goodie Mob formed the nucleus of the Dungeon Family organization.^ OutKast, Organized Noize, and schoolmates Goodie Mob formed the nucleus of the Dungeon Family organization.
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^ This is a classic Outkast/Dungeon family production.
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^ OutKast, Organized Noise, and schoolmates Goodie Mob formed the nucleus of the Dungeon Family organization.
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.OutKast signed to LaFace Records in 1992, becoming the label's first hip hop act and making their first appearance on the remix of labelmate TLC's "What About Your Friends". In 1994, they released their first single, "Player's Ball". The song's funky style, much of it accomplished with live instrumentation, was a hit with audiences.^ They also touch on hip hop...
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^ Signed to LaFace Record in 1992, Outkast was the label's first Hip Hop act.
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^ Lyrics of the songs from the album singles By outkast .
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."Player's Ball" hit number-one on the Billboard Hot Rap Tracks chart.^ "Player's Ball" hit number-one on the Billboard Hot Rap Tracks chart.
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^ Player's Ball " topped the Billboard Hot Rap Singles chart for 6 weeks.

^ The single was number one on the rap charts and number twelve on the pop charts.
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[1]

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

.Their debut album, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik, was issued on April 26th, 1994. This initial effort is credited with laying the foundation for southern hip hop and is considered a classic by many hip hop aficionados.^ This initial effort is credited with laying the foundation for southern hip hop and is considered a classic by many hip hop aficionados.
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^ Their debut, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik, is released in April.
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^ The album, like their first, was the duo's take on southern hip-hop.
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.Every track on Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik was produced by Organized Noize and featured other members of the Dungeon Family.^ Every track on Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik was produced by Organized Noize and featured other members of the Dungeon Family.
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^ The album's final single was the Organize Noise-produced "So Fresh, So Clean", featuring a credited guest appearance from regular guest vocalist Sleepy Brown.
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^ Produced by longtime Outkast collaborators Organized Noize, Big Boi says the album should feature 12 tracks.

Follow-up singles included the title track and "Git Up Git Out", a politically charged collaboration with Goodie Mob that was later sampled by Macy Gray for her 1999 hit "Do Something." On this early material, both André and Big Boi contrast lyrical content reflecting the lifestyles of pimps and gangsters with politically conscious material commenting on the status of African Americans in the South. .OutKast won Best New Rap Group at the Source Awards in 1995.[1] In the same year, the group contributed "Benz or a Beamer" to the popular New Jersey Drive soundtrack.^ Dré and Big Boi also won Best New Rap Group of the Year at the 1995 Source Awards.
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^ In the same year, the group contributed "Benz or a Beamer" to the popular New Jersey Drive soundtrack.
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^ One year later, they won the "Best New Rap Group of the Year" award at the Source Awards.
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ATLiens

.ATLiens was OutKast's second album, released on August 27th, 1996. The album exhibited more self-consciousness, and further solidified OutKast as the flagship representatives of the 1st generation Dungeon Family and the Southern hip hop movement.^ OutKast to release new album in 2010 .
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^ As of August 2009, the albums have not yet been released.
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^ This is a classic Outkast/Dungeon family production.
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.The album helped the group earn more recognition among East Coast hip hop fans in the East and West coasts.^ The album hit number-two on the Billboard 200 album chart in the United States, and helped the group earn more recognition among East Coast hip hop fans in the East and West coasts.
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^ The album hit #2 on the US album charts, and helped the group earn more recognition among East Coast hip hop fans in the northern US, many of whom usually panned southern hip hop artists.
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^ The album helped the group earn more recognition among East Coast hip hop fans in the East and West coasts.
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[1]
For this album, OutKast joined with partner David "Mr. DJ" Sheats to form the Earthtone III production company, which allowed the group to produce some of their own tracks. "ATLiens" was the group's second Top 40 single (following "Player's Ball" from their first album), and reflected the beginning of André's increasingly sober lifestyle:[5] "No drugs or alcohol/so I can get the signal clear," he rhymes about himself in the single "ATLiens"

Aquemini

.OutKast's third album Aquemini was released on September 29, 1998 and also reached the number-two position on the Billboard 200 album chart in the United States; its title was a combination of the zodiac signs of Big Boi (an Aquarius) and André (a Gemini).^ Big Boi released his new album, Got Purp ?

^ OutKast to release new album in 2010 .
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^ OutKast's third album Aquemini ( 1998 ) also reached the #2 position on the charts; its title was a combination of the zodiac signs for Big Boi (an Aquarius ) and Andr (a Gemini ).
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.The album was widely praised as possibly the group's best material to date: when reviewed by popular hip-hop publication The Source, it received the much-coveted "5 Mics" (out of five) rating.^ It debuted at #3 on the R&B Billboard Chart, received a 4.5 mic rating (out of 5) from The Source Magazine, and the group received a Source Award for Best New Group or Duo.
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^ The album was widely praised as possibly the group's best material to date: when reviewed by popular hip-hop publication The Source, it received the much-coveted "5 Mics" (out of five) rating.
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^ Best Hip-Hop Albums of the Decade (2002-3) .
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.Producing more material themselves, both Big Boi and André explored more eclectic subject matter, delving into sounds inspired by soul, trip hop, and electro music.^ Both Big Boi and Andr explored more eclectic subject matter, and, producing even more of the album themselves, delved into more innovate sounds inspired by soul , trip hop , and electro music .
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^ Producing more material themselves, both Big Boi and Andr explored more eclectic subject matter, delving into sounds inspired by soul, trip hop, and electro music.

^ Producing more material themselves, both Big Boi and André explored more eclectic subject matter, delving into sounds inspired by soul, trip hop, and electro music.
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.The album featured production by Organized Noize and collaborations with Raekwon, funk pioneer and musical forebear George Clinton, and Goodie Mob.^ The album featured production by Organized Noize and collaborations with Raekwon, funk pioneer and musical forebear George Clinton, and the Goodie Mob.
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^ The album also features the vocal assistance of old school rap pioneer George Clinton, Raekwon, and fellow Atlantans Goodie Mob.

^ Synthesizer by OutKast featuring George Clinton .
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.In 1999, OutKast and LaFace Records were sued by Rosa Parks over the album's most successful radio single, which bore Parks' name as its title.^ Outkast Atliens 1996 Laface Records   Album details .
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^ Rosa Parks vs. OutKast .
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^ Rosa Parks sued the band for illegally using her name.
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.The lawsuit alleged that the song misappropriated Parks' name, and also objected to some of the song's obscene language.^ The lawsuit alleged that the song misappropriated Parks' name, and also objected to some of the song's obscene language.
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^ She felt the song misappropriated her name, and also objected to some of the song's obscene language.
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^ The rap group OutKast settled a long-running legal dispute on Thursday with Rosa Parks over the group's use of Mrs. Parks's name in a song.
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.The song's lyrics were largely unrelated to Parks, save for a line in the chorus: "Ah ha, hush that fuss / Everybody move to the back of the bus". The song, which OutKast maintained was intended partly as homage, only refers to Parks as a metaphor: the purpose of the song's chorus is to imply that OutKast is overturning hip hop's old order, that people should make way for a new style and sound.^ The hip-hop id to New York's ego: the home of Outkast.
  • Pitchfork: Album Reviews: OutKast: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC pitchfork.com [Source type: General]

^ The song, which OutKast maintained was intended partly as homage, only refers to Parks as a metaphor: the purpose of the song's chorus is to imply that OutKast are overturning hip hop's old order, that people should make way for a new style and sound.

^ The song's lyrics were largely unrelated to Parks, save for a line in the chorus: 'Ah ha, hush that fuss / Everybody move to the back of the bus'.
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.The initial lawsuit was dismissed.^ The initial lawsuit was dismissed.
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.Parks' representation hired lawyer Johnnie Cochran to appeal the decision in 2001, but the appeal was denied on First Amendment grounds.^ Parks hired lawyer Johnny Cochran to appeal the decision in 2001, but this too was denied, on First Amendment grounds.
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^ Parks' representation hired lawyer Johnnie Cochran to appeal the decision in 2001, but the appeal was denied on First Amendment grounds.
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^ We think it will go a long way towards teaching a new generation about Rosa Parks and her accomplishments, and we appreciate Mrs. Parks’ and her attorneys’ acknowledgment of the First Amendment in protecting artistic freedom,” said sony BMG lawyer.
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.In 2003, the Supreme Court turned down an appeal to overrule the lower court's decision.^ A three-judge state appeals court panel agreed with a Macomb County, Michigan, judge’s 2003 decision, finding that “Brain Damage” should not be interpreted literally.
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^ Outkast To Suffer Wrath Of Rosa Parks [dec.10.2003] The U.S. Supreme Court has given Rosa Parks the go-ahead to sue against Andre "Andre 3000"...

^ In 2003, the Supreme Court allowed Parks' lawyers to proceed with the lawsuit.
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.In 2004, the judge in the case appointed an impartial representative for Parks after her family expressed concerns that her caretakers and her lawyers were pursuing the case based on their own financial interest.^ In 2004, the judge in the case appointed an impartial representative for Parks after her family expressed concerns that her caretakers and her lawyers were pursuing the case based on their own financial interest.
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^ Rosa Parks family called into question the actions of her lawyers because she would never have agreed to the lawsuit if she had understood it.
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.Later that same year, the members of OutKast were dropped as co-defendants, and Parks' lawyers continued to seek action against LaFace and parent company BMG.^ In 2003, the Supreme Court allowed Rosa Parks to proceed with her lawsuit; the members of OutKast were dropped as co-defendants, and Parks continued to seek action against LaFace and parent company BMG .
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^ Later that same year, the members of OutKast were dropped as co-defendants, and Parks' lawyers continued to seek action against LaFace and parent company BMG. In 2003 Andr told UK journalist Angus Batey that, following a Detroit concert in the midst of the legal battle, relatives of Parks had approached him and implied that the case was less to do with Rosa than with the lawyers.

^ OutKast about a year later.
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.In 2003 André told UK journalist Angus Batey that, following a Detroit concert in the midst of the legal battle, relatives of Parks had approached him and implied that the case was less to do with Rosa than with the lawyers.^ Later that same year, the members of OutKast were dropped as co-defendants, and Parks' lawyers continued to seek action against LaFace and parent company BMG. In 2003 Andr told UK journalist Angus Batey that, following a Detroit concert in the midst of the legal battle, relatives of Parks had approached him and implied that the case was less to do with Rosa than with the lawyers.

^ Later that same year, the members of OutKast were dropped as co-defendants, and Parks' lawyers continued to seek action against LaFace and parent company BMG. In 2003 André told UK journalist Angus Batey that, following a Detroit concert in the midst of the legal battle, relatives of Parks had approached him and implied that the case was less to do with Rosa than with the lawyers.
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^ No sooner said than done, the bluesy guitar licks and folksy harmonies of "Rosa Parks" announce OutKast's distinctive style of Southern boogie.
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[6] .The suit was finally settled on April 14, 2005, with neither OutKast nor their label having to admit any wrongdoing.^ The suit was finally settled on April 14, 2005, with neither OutKast nor their label having to admit any wrongdoing.
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^ Artist: OutKast Genre: Rap / Hip Hop Label: SONY BMG Music Entertainment Ltd Length: 93:04 Released: 04/11/2005 .
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^ Comments Off Filed under: Rap News OutKast settle suit with Rosa Parks .
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.The group did, however, have to agree to perform some sort of tribute to Parks: as of August 2006, the nature of this tribute had not been decided, and OutKast had not completed it.^ August 23, 2006 OutKast .

^ The group did, however, have to agree to perform some sort of tribute to Parks.
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^ The group did, however, have to agree to perform some sort of tribute to Parks: as of August 2006, the nature of this tribute had not been decided, and OutKast had not completed it.

Stankonia

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.Originally titled "Sandbox", the pair's fourth album, Stankonia was released in October 2000 to excellent reviews.^ Originally titled "Sandbox", the pair's fourth album, Stankonia was released in October 2000 to excellent reviews.

^ Stankonia Released: 2000 .
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^ Originally titled "Sandbox", the pair's fourth album, "Stankonia", was released in October 2000 to excellent reviews.
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.It debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 in the U.S., and would eventually be certified quadruple-platinum.^ It debuted at number-two on the Billboard 200 in the U.S., and would eventually be certified quadruple-platinum.

^ It debuted at #2 on the album charts and would eventually go double-platinum .
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^ It debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 in the U.S., and would eventually be certified quadruple-platinum.
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.Stankonia's first single was "B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad)", a high-tempo jungle-influenced record.^ But listen to Stankonia 's "Bombs Over Baghdad."
  • OutKast, the best rock band in America. - By Sasha Frere-Jones - Slate Magazine 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.slate.com [Source type: General]

^ The breakneck “B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad)” is the first song to emerge from the sessions, after the duo ignore record company requests to remove a guitar solo.
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^ Backed by the hit single B.O.B (“Bombs over Baghdad”), OutKast’s fourth studio album, Stankonia (2000), was a huge crossover success.
  • OutKast (American music group) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.britannica.com [Source type: General]

The second single, "Ms. Jackson," combined a pop hook with lyrics about divorce and relationship breakups, particularly André's breakup with singer Erykah Badu; the titular "Ms. Jackson" character being a doppelgänger for Badu's mother. It was at this time that André changed his stage name to the current "André 3000".
.The single became their first pop hit, landing the number-one position on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and the number-two position on the UK Singles Chart.^ The single became their first pop crossover hit, landing the number-one position on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and the number-two position on the UK Singles Chart.

^ Jackson" became their first number one pop single the following February.
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^ "Player's Ball" hit number-one on the Billboard Hot Rap Tracks chart.
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.The album's final single was the Organized Noize-produced "So Fresh, So Clean", featuring a credited guest appearance from regular guest vocalist and Organized Noize-member Sleepy Brown and garnered a remix featuring Snoop Dogg.^ The album's final single was the Organize Noise-produced 'So Fresh, So Clean', featuring a credited guest appearance from regular guest vocalist Sleepy Brown .
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^ Peaches - featuring Sleepy Brown & Scar 4.
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^ Snoop Dogg) (bonus Remix) lyrics .
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All three singles' videos had heavy MTV2 airplay, and Outkast won two 2001 Grammy Awards, one for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for "Ms. Jackson", and another for Stankonia as Best Rap Album.
During the recording of Stankonia OutKast and Mr. DJ began producing tracks for the artists on their Aquemini Records imprint through Columbia, including Slimm Cutta Calhoun and Killer Mike, who made his debut on Stankonia's "Snappin' & Trappin."
.Pitchforkmedia.com named Stankonia the 4th greatest album released between 2000 and 2004 in its 2005 feature.^ Stankonia is OutKast's 4th studio release.
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^ Webzine Pitchforkmedia.com named Stankonia the 4th greatest album released between 2000 and 2004 in its 2005 feature.
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^ Stankonia Released: 2000 .
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.And B.O.B. was chosen number one song of the decade by this same webzine.^ In 2009, B.O.B. was chosen as the number one song of the decade.
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^ The song's funky style, much of it accomplished with live instrumentation, was a hit with audiences."Player's Ball" hit number-one on the Billboard Hot Rap Tracks chart.

^ "Hey Ya" was the number one song on the very final weekend of American Top 40 with Casey Kasem.

[1]

Even in Darkness and Greatest Hits

.In December 2001, OutKast released a greatest hits album, Big Boi and Dre Present...OutKast, which also contained three new tracks.^ See Dre and Big Boi in concert with Outkast tickets from StubHub .
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^ Big Boi released his new album, Got Purp ?

^ OutKast to release new album in 2010 .
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.One of these new tracks was the single "The Whole World," which won a 2002 Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group.^ Dré and Big Boi also won Best New Rap Group of the Year at the 1995 Source Awards.
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^ One year later, they won the "Best New Rap Group of the Year" award at the Source Awards.
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^ The duo also won two Grammy Awards in 2001, for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group ("Ms.
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.Killer Mike also was featured on the song, gaining some exposure among areas outside of his native Atlanta.^ Killer Mike also was featured on the song, gaining some exposure among areas outside of his native Atlanta.
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^ When Hurricane Katrina hits, they house some victims in apartment buildings they own outside of Atlanta.
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^ "The Whole World" (featuring Killer Mike) 19 21 8 19 Big Boi and Dre Present...OutKast .

The other two new songs were called "Funkin' Around" and "Movin' Cool (The After Party)"
.The same year OutKast participated in the only Dungeon Family group album, Even in Darkness, along with Goodie Mob, Killer Mike, Sleepy Brown, Witchdoctor, and Backbone among others, and featuring Bubba Sparxxx, Shuga Luv and Mello.^ Peaches - Sleepy Brown, OutKast, lyrics .
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^ Among its first signees were Sleepy Brown, Bubba Sparxxx, and Killer Mike, Big Boi has released a group album/compilation, titled Big Boi Presents...
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^ OutKast, Organized Noize, and schoolmates Goodie Mob formed the nucleus of the Dungeon Family organization.
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.In 2002, the group and Killer Mike contributed the lead single "Land of a Million Drums" to the Scooby Doo soundtrack.^ Land of a Million Drums Released: 2002 .
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^ In 2002, the group and Killer Mike contributed the lead single "Land of a Million Drums" to the Scooby Doo soundtrack.
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^ Killer Mike) Lyrics Land of a million drums (Ost.

Speakerboxxx/The Love Below

.In September 2003, OutKast released a double album, Speakerboxxx/The Love Below.^ In September 2003 OutKast released a double album, Speakerboxxx/The Love Below .
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^ Release Date: 23 September 2003 .
  • Speakerboxxx/The Love Below reviews at Metacritic.com 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC www.metacritic.com [Source type: General]

^ In September 2003 OutKast released a double album, Speakerboxxx/The Love Below.

.It is essentially two solo albums, one by each member, packaged as a single release under the OutKast banner; the two members also appear on each others' discs for a few songs apiece.^ Lyrics of the songs from the album singles By outkast .
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^ The dual CD, however, was essentially two separate releases from each OutKast member.
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^ It is essentially two solo albums, one by each member, packaged as a single release under the OutKast banner; the two members also appear on each others' discs for a few songs apiece.
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.Big Boi's Speakerboxxx is largely a funk and Dirty South blended party record; André 3000's The Love Below features only brief instances of hip hop, presenting instead elements found in funk, jazz, rock, electronic music, and R&B.^ Andre 3000 and Big Boi are set to...

^ The group’s original musical style was a mixture of Dirty South and G-Funk.
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^ The Love Below isn't really hip hop at all.
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[1]
.The album is also OutKast's biggest commercial success yet, having debuted on the Billboard 200 albums chart at number-one and stayed there for several weeks.^ OutKast’s biggest commercial success was still to come.
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^ The album is also OutKast's biggest commercial success yet, having debuted on the Billboard Albums Chart at #1 and stayed there for several weeks.
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^ Billboard 200 chart.
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.The album eventually sold over five million copies, and, as double-album sales count double for Recording Industry Association of America certification, the album was certified diamond for 10 million units shipped in December 2004. Its latest certification, in May 2006, reaches 11 million copies in shipping.^ The album eventually sold over five million copies, and, as double-album sales count double for Recording Industry Association of America certification, the album was certified diamond for 10 million units shipped in December 2004.
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^ That’s 10 million records sold.
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^ Four to five arguable classic albums and many, many, many records sold.
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[1]
The first two singles from the album(s), which were released nearly simultaneously, were Big Boi's "The Way You Move" and André 3000's "Hey Ya!" The video for "Hey Ya!" is based on The Beatles' landmark appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show. .The video's storyline has "The Love Below"—a fictional band with all members, through the use of special effects, played by André—performing in London.^ The video's storyline has "The Love Below" a fictional band with all members played by Andr with the use of special effects, performing in London.

^ The video's storyline has 'The Love Below' (a fictional band, with all members played by Andre with the use of special effects ) performing in London .
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^ 'Roses', a track featuring both members from The Love Below half of the album, did not met the level of success as either of its predecessors, but it became a modest-sized hit on urban radio and the American music video networks.
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"Hey Ya!" was the number one song on the very final weekend of .American Top 40 with Casey Kasem.^ American Top 40 with Casey Kasem.
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^ "Hey Ya" was the number one song on the very final weekend of American Top 40 with Casey Kasem.

^ It was also number one a week later on the very first weekend of American Top 40 with Ryan Seacrest.
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.It was also number one a week later on the very first weekend of American Top 40 with Ryan Seacrest.^ "Hey Ya" was the number one song on the very final weekend of American Top 40 with Casey Kasem.

^ It was also number one a week later on the very first weekend of American Top 40 with Ryan Seacrest.
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^ American Top 40 with Casey Kasem.
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The singles spent ten weeks at number one on the Hot 100 singles chart, with "Hey Ya!" spending nineteen weeks and "The Way You Move" briefly taking over in February 2004. These singles were seen as a breakthrough for the hip-hop industry, being among the first hip-hop songs to be widely played on adult contemporary radio stations.[1]
.OutKast's next official single was not released until the summer of 2004. "Roses", a track featuring both members from The Love Below half of the album, did not meet the level of success as either of its predecessors, but it became a modest-sized hit on urban radio and the American music video networks.^ "Roses", a track featuring both members from The Love Below half of the album, did not meet the level of success as either of its predecessors, but it became a modest-sized hit on urban radio and the American music video networks.
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^ Lyrics of the songs from the album singles By outkast .
  • Lyrics - outkast All songs, words of songs FREE, At lyrics and songs - OUTCAST OUTKAST (ANDRE '3000' BENJAMIN) OUTKAST, KILLER MIKE, SLIMM CALHOUN out kast out cast : Lyrics And Songs 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.lyricsandsongs.com [Source type: General]

^ In September 2003 OutKast released a double album, Speakerboxxx/The Love Below .
  • Outkast biography - 8notes.com 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.8notes.com [Source type: General]

.The video for "Roses" is loosely based on the musical West Side Story and Grease.^ The video for "Roses" is loosely based on the musical West Side Story and Grease.
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^ The video for "Roses" is loosely based on the musical West Side Story.

^ The video for 'Roses' is loosely based on the musical Grease .
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.It featured sparring 1950s-style gangs, one representing Speakerboxxx, and one representing The Love Below, parodying the widespread arguing among critics and fans as to which half of the album was better.^ Speakerboxxx/The Love Below lyrics [2003] .
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^ SPEAKERBOXXX / THE LOVE BELOW song list .
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^ Speakerboxxx/The Love Below was a diamond-certified album.
  • OUTKAST - Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival Message Board 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC coachella.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The final singles were André 3000's "Prototype", which was paired with a science fiction-themed video about alien visitors, and Speakerboxxx's "Ghettomusick," which featured both members of OutKast and a sample from a song by Patti LaBelle, who also makes an appearance in the video.^ Lyrics of the songs from the album singles By outkast .
  • Lyrics - outkast All songs, words of songs FREE, At lyrics and songs - OUTCAST OUTKAST (ANDRE '3000' BENJAMIN) OUTKAST, KILLER MIKE, SLIMM CALHOUN out kast out cast : Lyrics And Songs 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.lyricsandsongs.com [Source type: General]

^ The final singles were André 3000's "Prototype", which was paired with a science fiction-themed video about alien visitors, and Speakerboxxx's "Ghettomusick," which featured both members of OutKast and a sample from a song by Patti LaBelle, who also makes an appearance in the video.
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^ Outkast video featuring Slick Rick .
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[1]
.Speakerboxxx/The Love Below won the Grammy Award for the 2004 Album of the Year, becoming only the second rap album to ever receive the honor (the first being The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill by Lauryn Hill in 1999).^ Speakerboxxx/The Love Below lyrics [2003] .
  • Outkast Lyrics, Lyrics to Outkast 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC www.lyricsmode.com [Source type: General]

^ SPEAKERBOXXX / THE LOVE BELOW song list .
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^ Speakerboxxx/The Love Below was a diamond-certified album.
  • OUTKAST - Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival Message Board 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC coachella.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

OutKast was one of the headlining acts at the show, and gave two performances: Big Boi and Andre performed "The Way You Move" with Earth, Wind & Fire during a medley with George Clinton & P-Funk and Robert Randolph and the Family Band, while André 3000 performed "Hey Ya!" as the show closed. In February 2004, André 3000's performance, which featured dancers moving wildly around a green teepee in war paint and feathered headdresses, was criticized by the Native American Cultural Center, who called for a boycott of OutKast, Arista Records, NARAS, and of CBS, the broadcaster of the awards show. .CBS later apologized.^ CBS later apologized, though Outkast has not.

^ CBS later apologized.
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[7]

Idlewild

.Between OutKast albums, Big Boi and André 3000 ventured into film projects.^ Andre 3000 & Big Boi plans solo albums .
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^ Andre 3000 and Big Boi are set to...

^ Andre 3000 and Big Boi plan to...

.André co-starred in John Singleton's action film Four Brothers and also had a part in Be Cool, while Big Boi took a featured role in the T.I. movie ATL.^ Andr co-starred in John Singleton's action film Four Brothers and also had a part in Be Cool, while Big Boi took a featured role in the T.I. movie ATL. Both members also began working on a joint film, Idlewild, directed by OutKast music video director Bryan Barber.

^ André co-starred in John Singleton's action film Four Brothers and also had a part in Be Cool, while Big Boi took a featured role in the T.I. movie ATL. Both members also began working on a joint film, Idlewild, directed by OutKast music video director Bryan Barber.
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^ Over the course of twenty-four mind-expanding tracks Andre and Big Boi lay out a blueprint for the way music is supposed to sound in the 21st century.
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.Both members also began working on a joint film, Idlewild, directed by OutKast music video director Bryan Barber.^ Andr co-starred in John Singleton's action film Four Brothers and also had a part in Be Cool, while Big Boi took a featured role in the T.I. movie ATL. Both members also began working on a joint film, Idlewild, directed by OutKast music video director Bryan Barber.

^ André co-starred in John Singleton's action film Four Brothers and also had a part in Be Cool, while Big Boi took a featured role in the T.I. movie ATL. Both members also began working on a joint film, Idlewild, directed by OutKast music video director Bryan Barber.
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^ Idlewild“ entstand unter der Regie des langjährigen OutKast -Video-Directors Bryan Barber (u.a.
  • OutKast - Die offizielle deutsche Seite 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.outkast.de [Source type: General]

.Idlewild, a Prohibition-era musical film set to a blues-influenced hip-hop soundtrack, was released on August 25, 2006 by Universal Pictures.^ August 21st, 2006 at 2:25 pm .
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^ "Hip Hop music is stale.
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^ Idlewild, a Prohibition-era musical film set to a blues-influenced hip-hop soundtrack, was released on August 25, 2006 by Universal Pictures.
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.The Idlewild soundtrack was released August 22, 2006. Its lead single, "Mighty 'O'", features both OutKast members, and was briefly played exclusively on local Atlanta radio stations before being issued as a single in May 2006. They released and shot the video for "Morris Brown" instead.^ Its lead single, "The Mighty 'O'", features both OutKast members, and was briefly played exclusively on local Atlanta radio stations before being issued as a single in May 2006.

^ Its lead single, "Mighty 'O'", features both OutKast members, and was briefly played exclusively on local Atlanta radio stations before being issued as a single in May 2006.
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^ Andre is also cast as Percival in Idlewild, released on August 26, 2006.
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.A video for "Idlewild Blue (Don'tchu Worry 'Bout Me)" soon followed.^ A video for "Idlewild Blue (Don'tchu Worry About Me)" soon followed.
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^ Album-Highlights, wie beispielsweise der von André 3000 geschriebene und produzierte HipHop-Stomper „Idlewild Blue (Don’t Chu Worry ‘Bout Me)” ergänzen sich dabei ideal mit der bewährt richtungweisenden Produktionshandschrift von Organized Noize.
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^ Songs such as the honky-tonk Idlewild Blue (Don’t Chu Worry ’Bout Me) and exuberant swing tune PJ & Rooster let Andre loosen up his vocal cords.
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[1]

Future projects

.Aquemini Records folded in 2004, and Big Boi founded a new record label, Purple Ribbon Entertainment, to be distributed by Virgin Records.^ BB : The record label is called "Aquemini Records".
  • Outkast - Looking Fresh :: Hip-Hop Interview 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.sixshot.com [Source type: General]

^ OutKast's Earthtone III recently founded Purple Label , an new imprint to be distributed by Virgin Records .
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^ Aquemeni Records folded in 2004, and Big Boi founded a new record label, Purple Ribbon Entertainment, to be distributed by Virgin Records.

.Among its first signees were Sleepy Brown, Bubba Sparxxx, and Killer Mike.^ After the end of the Aquemini label, Big Boi launches Purple Ribbon Records, a reference to the purity of a dog breed; he signs Bubba Sparxxx and Killer Mike, and releases a label comp called Got Purp?
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^ Killer Mike & Sleepy Brown] .
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^ Among its first signees were Sleepy Brown, Bubba Sparxxx, and Killer Mike, Big Boi has released a group album/compilation, titled Big Boi Presents...
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Big Boi has released a group album/compilation, titled Big Boi Presents... .The Purple Ribbon All-Stars - Got Purp?^ The Purple Ribbon All-Stars - Got Purp?

Vol. 2
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.One album remains on the band's LaFace contract.^ One album remains on the band's LaFace contract.
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^ Following these, OutKast has one LP left in its LaFace contract, and had originally planned for that album to be a ten-track release titled The Hard 10.

.It was originally planned as a ten-track release called 10 The Hard Way; shortly after Idlewild was released, the duo confirmed the album is still in the works, though both have begun new projects without releasing any new information on the album.^ A new OutKast album, to be called 10 The Hard Way and featuring the duo rhyming together, is rumoured to be in the works but never surfaces.
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^ Following these, OutKast has one LP left in its LaFace contract, and had originally planned for that album to be a ten-track release titled The Hard 10.

^ The sixth OutKast album, 10 the Hard Way , is due for release in 2005 .
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.Due to both Big Boi and André's interest in separate projects such as movies, TV (André's Class of 3000) and solo albums, rumors of a split have turned up frequently in the media.^ Andre 3000 & Big Boi plans solo albums .
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^ Andre 3000 and Big Boi are set to...

^ Andre 3000 and Big Boi plan to...

[8] .André denied those rumors in a phone interview with MTV News, stating that even though they do not feel like performing on stage together, OutKast is "still tight".[9] In an August, 2006, interview with UK journalist Craig McLean, after emphasizing that they would not split, the pair looked beyond music and film careers, Big Boi suggesting he may consider running for the job of Mayor of Atlanta in the future.^ Big Boi’s shit, beyond fire!
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^ Tags: andré 3000 · big boi · nick james · outkast .
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^ August 31, 2006: Big Boi and Dre did a fantastic job with this album.

[10]
.In 2007, Andre 3000 confirmed that a new OutKast album would be released, but said that he and Big Boi would release solo records first.^ 'Speakerboxx/The Love Below' is a double disc set featuring two solo albums from Outkast's Big Boi and Andre 3000.
  • Speakerboxxx / The Love Below [Explicit Version]: Outkast: Amazon.co.uk: Music 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC www.amazon.co.uk [Source type: General]

^ Big Boi has already nailed down a release date for his new album, and Andre 3000 is supposed to release his first solo album sometime soon.
  • Big Boi’s Foundation Getting Spotlight - Outkast Blog | ConcertHub 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC concerts.stubhub.com [Source type: General]

^ Big Boi is coming out with another solo album, but Andre 3000 fans don't fret.
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[11] .Big Boi's upcoming solo album, titled Sir Luscious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty, will be released first, with the first single being "Royal Flush". The song features Andre 3000 and Raekwon.^ 'Speakerboxx/The Love Below' is a double disc set featuring two solo albums from Outkast's Big Boi and Andre 3000.
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^ Big Boi is coming out with another solo album, but Andre 3000 fans don't fret.
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^ Andre 3000 & Big Boi plans solo albums .
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.On Nov 14, 2008, the Guardian reaffirmed that OutKast will release their follow-up to Idlewild after Big Boi and Andre 3000 release their solo albums.^ Andre 3000 - Idlewild Blues .
  • Nah Right » 2 New Outkast Songs 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC nahright.com [Source type: General]

^ 'Speakerboxx/The Love Below' is a double disc set featuring two solo albums from Outkast's Big Boi and Andre 3000.
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^ Big Boi is coming out with another solo album, but Andre 3000 fans don't fret.
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This will be sometime in 2010. [12]

Discography

Awards

Grammy Awards

Wins
Year Category Title
2002 Best Rap Performance By a Duo or Group "Ms. Jackson"
Best Rap Album Stankonia
2003 Best Rap Performance By a Duo or Group "The Whole World"
2004 Album of the Year Speakerboxxx/The Love Below
Best Urban/Alternative Performance "Hey Ya!"
Best Rap Album Speakerboxxx/The Love Below
Nominations
Year Category Title
1999 Best Rap Performance By a Duo or Group "Rosa Parks"
2002 Best Short-Form Music Video "Ms. Jackson"
Record of the Year
Album of the Year Stankonia
2004 Producer of the Year Non-Classical --
Best Short-Form Music Video "Hey Ya!"
Record of the Year
2007 Best Urban/Alternative Performance "Idlewild Blue (Don't Chu Worry 'Bout Me)"
Best Rap Performance by Duo or Group "Mighty 'O'"
2008 Best Rap Performance by Duo or Group "Int'l Player's Anthem (I Choose You)" w/ UGK

References

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  3. ^ a b "OutKast propels hip-hop to new heights". CNN.com. 2004-04-15. http://www.cnn.com/2004/WORLD/americas/04/15/outkast/index.html. Retrieved 2008-04-19.  
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  5. ^ (September 18, 2005). Polly Vernon talks to Andre 3000. Accessed April 12, 2008.
  6. ^ "The Times, August 2006"
  7. ^ Ryan, Joal (Feb. 11, 2004). "Native Americans rap OutKast". E! Online. Retrieved from http://www.eonline.com/News/Items/0,1,13487,00.html on July 12, 2006.
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  9. ^ Reid, Shaheem (2006-08-09). "Outkast Deny Breakup Rumors: 'Everything Is Still Tight,' Andre 3000 Says". MTV News. http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1538157/20060809/outkast.jhtml. Retrieved 2008-04-20.  
  10. ^ McLean, Craig (2006-12-04). "OutKast: Hollywood, swing and bling". The Independent. http://www.independent.co.uk/student/magazines/outkast-hollywood-swing-and-bling-427053.html. Retrieved 2008-04-20.  
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  12. ^ Dan Martin (November 14, 2008).OutKast to release three albums in 2009 The Guardian. Accessed November 16, 2008.

External links


Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From Wikiquote

.OutKast is an American hip hop duo based out of Atlanta, Georgia.^ Outkast is a duo of hip hop group from the United States, which was founded in Atlanta, Georgia in 1992.

^ OutKast is an American hip hop duo based out of East Point, Georgia, a city south of Atlanta, Georgia.
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^ OutKast is an American hip hop duo based in East Point, Georgia, a city south of Atlanta, Georgia.

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  • Nobody wanted to dance, when i had a lot of time on my hands, now i have a lot of hands on my time, and everybody wants to be a friend of mine, wo wo.^ Nobody wanted to dance, when i had a lot of time on my hands, now i have a lot of hands on my time, and everybody wants to be a friend of mine, wo wo.
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    ^ Now I got a lot of hands on my time.

    ^ Nobody wanted to dance when I had a lot of time on my hands.

    .
    • From the movie Idlewild
  • She was, fine as fuck I wanted to sex the ho up.^ From the movie Idlewild She was, fine as fuck I wanted to sex the ho up.
    • OutKast - Wikiquote 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ In addition to the follow-up to their 2006 swing-infused movie soundtrack Idlewild, Andre 3000 and Big Boi will both issue solo albums.
    • OutKast to release three albums in 2009 | Music | guardian.co.uk 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.guardian.co.uk [Source type: General]

    ^ Big Boi and Andre 3000 showed up in London to promote their new album and movie both named " Idlewild ".
    • Outkast | TMZ.com 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.tmz.com [Source type: General]

    .She said "let's hit the parking lot so I can sick your duck."^ "Da Art of Storytellin' (Part 1)" describes sexual encounters with two different women, one recounted this way: "I caught her in the mall/Wearin' a real tight skirt/She was fine as f___, I wanted to sex the hoe up/She said let's hit the parking lot so I can duck your sick."
    • Print - Outkast: Keepin' It Bold Fresh and Real 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.youthministry.com [Source type: General]

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    • Aquemini
  • Don't want to meet your daddy, just want you in my caddy.^ (Don't want to meet your daddy, OHH OH) Hey Ya..
    • Super Hey Ya (OutKast remix) - Lemon Demon Wiki 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC lemondemon.wikia.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Aquemini Don't want to meet your daddy, just want you in my caddy.
    • OutKast - Wikiquote 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Don't want to meet your daddy (Oh oh!

    .
    • Hey Ya
  • I bust raps like the boys bust gat shit.^ Hey Ya I bust raps like the boys bust gat shit.
    • OutKast - Wikiquote 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ The first two singles, which were released nearly simultaneously, Big Boi's "The Way You Move" and Andre's "Hey Ya!," have both become major hits.
    • The 2004 ESPY Awards - Outkast to perform at ESPYs 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC espn.go.com [Source type: General]

    ^ TAPPED: Rap stars Big Boi and Andre 3000, otherwise known as Outkast, will perform their hits "The Way You Move" and "Hey Ya" at the Feb.
    • Outkast : News : People.com 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC www.people.com [Source type: General]

    .
    • Aquemini
  • It took you momma nine months to make it, but it only took that nigga thirty minutes to take it.^ Aquemini It took you momma nine months to make it, but it only took that nigga thirty minutes to take it.
    • OutKast - Wikiquote 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Keep it goin' This one might take you about a minute to learn...
    • Outkast Dance, Pictures of Outkast, Boi, Dre, Concert Hip Hop 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC www.tvdance.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ I ain't the sugar daddy nigga who will make you/Silly of you to think that I would, but I will lay you" ("Hootie Hoo").
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    .
    • ATLiens
  • Ya white tee, well to me, look like a night gown, make ya mama proud, take that thang two sizes down.^ ATLiens Ya white tee, well to me, look like a night gown, make ya mama proud, take that thang two sizes down.
    • OutKast - Wikiquote 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ I take pride in the lyrics as well as the beats and stuff so when ya'll hear it, ya'll gone love it, believe that.” .
    • Big Boi Sets Release Date For New Album « Hip-Hop Wired 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC hiphopwired.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Rollin' And Scratchin' “Well 2010 is finally here. But with everyone reflecting on what’s next, we like to take a look at the…” Read full post » .
    • Outkast / MP3 & Music Blog Songs / The Hype Machine 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC hypem.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

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    • Walk It Out (remix)
  • Daddy Fat Sacks B-I-G B-O-I, its that same motherfucker that put them knucles to your eye."^ Walk It Out (remix) Daddy Fat Sacks B-I-G B-O-I, its that same motherfucker that put them knucles to your eye."
    • OutKast - Wikiquote 21 January 2010 20:38 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Walk It Out (Remix) .

    ^ Daddy Fat Sacks tried to tell y’all that he was coming when he dropped Speakerboxx.
    • Outkast // Current 1 February 2010 3:37 UTC current.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    • ATLiens

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