The South made a statement to hip hop when U.G.K. and OutKast came together in 2007 with “Int’l Players Anthem (I Choose You),” a cut from U.G.K.‘s 2007 Underground Kingz album. According to, To commemorate the near decade of that track, Get On Down announces the release of the single on a Texas-shaped vinyl that will be […]

The Atlanta hip-hop collective is credited with changing the landscape of rap music during the 1990s and 2000s, and a homecoming concert of sorts had Georgia's Aaron's Amphitheater on tilt.

Even though new rumors of an OutKast reunion were shot down by Andre 3000, their performance over the weekend will surely be talked about for days to come. Three Stacks and Big Boi ran through a list of their greatest hits at the ONE Musicfest in Atlanta as part of the Dungeon Family reunion that […]


The co-creator of ABC’s hit Blackish is suing for $1 million and claiming Kenya Barris cut him out of the show, according to TMZ. Bryan Barber says Blackish is very similar to the show he and Barris created back in 2006. Barber and Barris have known each other since their college days, dating back to 1996. TMZ […]

Andre 3000 and Big Boi are planning to return in a big way.

OutKast fans want something that was offered and turned down by the Atlanta duo. Immediately after it was announced that the city of Atlanta would host the 2019 Super Bowl, fans of OutKast rallied around the idea of a halftime show performance by the southern legends. At one time OutKast passed on performing during halftime. Big […]

Last night, hundreds of friends, family, and fans gathered at Harlem's Apollo Theater to celebrate the life of A Tribe Called Quest emcee Phife Dawg.

  The production team “Organized Noize”, hailing from Atlanta, is the subject of the new Netflix film “The Art of Organized Noize”.  The trio consists of Sleepy Brown, Rico Wade and Ray Murray, and they are responsible for countless classics from the likes of Outkast, Ludacris, and Goodie Mob just to name a few. The new […]

The man who launched so many singers into the stratosphere is now reflecting on his own legacy. Famed A&R L.A. Reid just released his memoir,…

The Outkast member has a new gig. Actor and Rapper Big Boi confirms an eight date Las Vegas residency, beginning this Saturday, February 6. The…

OutKast’s fourth album Stankonia turned 15 years old on Saturday. To commemorate the anniversary, Mass Appeal sits down with producers Rico Wade and Sleepy Brown to discuss the album’s name, studio memories and the LP’s hit “So Fresh, So Clean”