Outkast's Aquemini Receives 5 Mics


new release, Aquemini (pronounced ah-qwem-in-eye) has received

5 Mics in The Source. Aquemini shipped Gold and is expected to

surpass their first two releases in sales, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

(1994) 1 million and ATLiens (1996) 1.5 million. The first single

from Aquemini ``Rosa Parks'' was shipped to radio and is scheduled

for adds Oct. 12th. The video can be seen on MTV, BET and local

video outlets. ``Skew It On The Barb-B'' featuring Raekwon from

The Wu Tang Clan was serviced simultaneously to the streets. A

video including Raekwon will be shot this month. Outkast will

be on the covers of Rap Pages and The Source for the November

issues. OutKast will perform on the Chris Rock Show (HBO) Oct.

9th, and is currently making plans to tour.