Big Boi & Andre 3000 Reportedly Will Release Solo Albums Before OutKast Reunion LP


(AllHipHop News) The second-hand information concerning the upcoming project (or projects) from OutKast continues. First it was their former manager Queen Latifah spilling that the Atlanta duo was working on a new album while on the Howard Stern Show. Now Revolt reports that Andre 3000 and Big Boi are actually recording solo LPs.

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This latest news comes from OutKast’s longtime collaborator Mr. DJ. The Grammy winning producer reveals that Big Boi and Dre are currently work on individual albums, and after their 40-date festival tour they will reunite for a new group project.

“I get the feeling that the energy and camaraderie from the tour will bring everything full circle,” said Mr DJ. “We may make it back in for an album following that.”

Mr. DJ also tells Revolt that both Big Boi and Andre have recorded a fair amount of material for their respective albums at Stankonia Studios in Atlanta. He does not provide details of when either project will be ready for release.

Dre’s publicist previously refused to confirm claims that the he would be dropping his debut solo album in 2014 but did not deny that the elusive emcee was working on new recordings.

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