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Andre 3000 May Have Traded In Rapping For The Flute, But His Estimated $35M Net Worth Proves He's Still On Top Of His Game

Rap enthusiasts have argued that the opening verse to UGK’s “International Players Anthem” by Andre 3000 is one of his most iconic lyrical performances. Everything about it, from powerful world play to the melodic flow, creates the perfect formula for a rap verse. Although this is one example, Andre 3000 is held in regard for his lyrical prowess. Whether it is eclectic combinations with Outkast group mate Antwan “Big Boi” Patton or a smooth feature, fans get excited when Andre 3000’s name is mentioned because they know something great is about to come. Born Andre Lauren Benjamin, the Atlanta, GA, native became famous as a member of Outkast — the iconic rap duo. Andre 3000 and Big Boi would make waves in rap, highlighting the talent, depth, and presence of rappers from the South. During the 1995 Source Awards, Outkast won the award for Best New Artist. In a room filled with tension and clamor from rappers representing the East and West Coasts, Andre 3000 took the mic and, without any...

Josh Rodgers

Mar 13, 2024

For His Supreme Debut, Andre 3000 Worked With The Company's Black Creative Director And Was Shot By A Black Photographer

Whenever Andre 3000 makes a rare appearance, you know it’s going to be good. Boardroom reports that the Hip-Hop icon is set to be the face of Supreme’s Fall/Winter 2022 collection. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Supreme (@supremenewyork) As previously reported by AfroTech, earlier this year Tremaine Emory was named as the streetwear brand’s creative director by its founder James Jebbia. Emory’s onboarding onto the team was the “first major creative appointment since Supreme was acquired by VF Corp for $2.1 billion in late 2020.” Previously, he has received co-signs from Kanye West, Lil Uzi, and more. “It’s an extremely exciting chapter for Supreme and this can only be a positive move – Tremaine will definitely bring something new and thoughtful to the brand that we haven’t seen yet,” Supreme collector and Jebbiah’s close friend Ross Wilson told British GQ at the time. Now, Emory is doing just that alongside Andre 3000. On Aug. 20, Supreme’s Instagram page posted the...

Ngozi Nwanji

Aug 22, 2022