Outkast To Perform At Isle Of MTV, Prepares New Releases

Outkast has been tapped to headline MTV's Isle

of MTV in the South of France, on August 7.

The annual event will take place on the island

of Ile du Gaou and will also feature performances by Saian Supa Crew, 2 Many

DJ's and others that will be announced in the coming weeks.

The event will be broadcast to over 115 million

homes via MTV Europe.

In related news, Outkast is preparing to release

their highly anticipated fifth studio effort, the two disc Speakerboxx/The

Love Below, which is due out on August 18.

In addition to the new album, group member Big

Boi recently finished up production on "Big Boi's Boom Boom Room."

The DVD is a 65 minute peek into the lives of

Outkast and features behind the scenes footage of the duo mingling with celebrities,

as well as scenes of parties held at Big Boi's Atlanta mansion.