The mighty mighty O is getting their just due respect in the A.
The South has something to say — or show, rather and we are here for the HOMAGE!
Finally, the city at the heart of southern hip-hop has been given what it deserves — the benevolent gaze of André 3000 and Big Boi watching over it in full photorealism.
Continue reading Atlanta pays homage to #Outkast with 30 ft. mural in #5Points! [Details]
ON THIS DAY…16 years ago, Outkast released their DOUBLE ALBUM, ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below’!!!
Continue reading ON THIS DAY.. 16 years ago #OutKast dropped ‘SpeakerBoxxx/TheLoveBelow’ [vid]
ARe you feeling OLD..well let’s make you, including myself’ feel OLDER. The 2019 NBA Draft class were asked to NAME some KEY 90’s ‘MEMOMORABILIA’ and they COULDN’T! MOST did not know who Outkast was including the TOP DRAFT for the ATLANTA HAWKS!! Take a LOOK a the clip from ESPN!!
Each athlete was challenged to identify a series of the era’s cultural icons, including the Super Nintendo, an Easy Bake Oven and Destiny’s Child, which was mistaken for the Cheetah Girls and the nonexistent pop group Destiny’s Children.
When it came to naming OutKast, nearly everyone was stumped, including the Chicago Bulls’ Coby White, the Washington Wizards’ Rui Hachimura and the Minnesota Timberwolves’ Jarrett Culver. Darius Garland of the Cleveland Cavaliers appears to be the only player who was able to name the “Hey Ya!” singers.
The one duo that did resonate with Gen Z? Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell of Nickelodeon’s “All That” sketch “Good Burger.”
Continue reading FEELING OLD!? The #NBADraft 19 class couldn’t IDENTIFY #Oukast or #DestinysChild! [vid]
1, 2, 3, 4..Let’s wish Andre 3000 a very HAPPY 44TH birthday! HEY YA! Now shake it like a POLAROID PICTURE. Surprisingly enough, Polaroids are BACK. But anyways, let us all WISH Andre Benjamin a very happy day and MANY MORE! 1975 was a VERY GOOD year indeed!! Continue reading VIBES from the VAULT: #HappyBirthday #Andre3000! ‘Hey Ya’ [vid]
WAKE IT UP!!
This song been rolling around in my ead for a few days, but I couldn’t remember the TITLE… well let’s go back with Cool Breeze, Goodie Mob and Outkast, ‘Watch For The Hook’….
A BLUEPRINT—it was and still is.
20 years ago TODAY— OUTKAST released ‘Aquemeni’ thus forever CHANGING HIP HOP and how we saw the DUO as a GROUP and as separate individuals!
Continue reading On This Day..20 years ago #Outkast RELEASED #Aquemini! [details]
Can you believe it, 20 years since Andre 3000 and BigBoi released ‘Aquemeni’!?? One of the DOPEST albums in HIP HOP! There is NO DEBATE! So let’s SLING IT BACK with some ‘Rosa Parks’, why don’t we???
Continue reading Saturday Slingback: #Outkast ‘Rosa Parks’ [vid]
Did you KNOW..that on this day 15 years ago, OutKast released ‘Speakerboxx/The Love Below’. It was their 1st #1 album and 1 of only 10 HIP HOP albums to be certified DIAMOND!!! SO let’s GO BACK with one of my FAVES from the PROJECT, ‘Ghetto Musick’!! Continue reading Sunday Energy Shot: #Outkast ‘Ghetto Musick’ [vid]
WAKE IT UP!!
Can you believe that it has been 22 years since the release of Outkast’s ‘Elevators’? The song was actually released on July 9th– it was the first single from hip hop group Outkast‘s second studio album, ATLiens. It peaked at number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100, being OutKast’s biggest hit on the chart until the release of “Ms. Jackson” in 2000. The single also peaked at number one on the US Hot Rap charts. Continue reading WAKE UP JAM: #Outkast ‘Elevators ( Me & You’) [vid]
1, 2, 3, 4..Let’s wish Andre 3000 a very HAPPY 43rd birthday! HEY YA! Now shake it like a POLAROID PICTURE. Surprisingly enough, Polaroids are BACK. But anyways, let us all WISH Andre Benjamin a very happy day and MANY MORE! 1975 was a VERY GOOD year indeed! The Sunday Energy Shot is UP NEXT! Continue reading Sunday Energy Shot: #HappyBirthday #Andre3000! ‘Hey Ya’ [vid]