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Who is Andre 3000?
Andre 3000 a.k.a. André 3000: André Lauren Benjamin, better known by his stage name André 3000, is an American rapper, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and actor, best known for being part of hip-hop duo OutKast alongside fellow rapper Big Boi. As an actor, Benjamin has made appearances in a number of TV series and films, including Families, The Shield, Be Cool, Revolver, Semi-Pro, Four Brothers, and the leading role of Jimi Hendrix in All Is by My Side. In addition to music and acting, Benjamin has also been an active entrepreneur. In the spring of 2008, he launched a clothing line called Benjamin Bixby. He has also been an advocate for animal rights. He is also known for his work on the Cartoon Network animated series Class of 3000.
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Examining Black Masculinity in Hip Hop Culture by Jasmin S. Greene
Andre 3000 is a very talented and well known rapper who can be seen as a great role model for black love in this song. A recurrent theme in bell hooks' books is the idea that the African American community is lacking a love ethic. We do not ...
Book of Rhymes (2009)
The Poetics of Hip Hop by Adam Bradley
Andre 3000 is a master of using internal rhymes to cre- ate opportunities for unrhymed lines, often eschewing end rhymes for a ...
Volume 12: Music by Bill C. Malone
The Atlanta-based rap duo known as OutKast—composed of Andre Benjamin ( known as “Dre” and, after 1999, “Andre 3000”) and Antwan “Big Boi” Patton—is one of the most successful southern rap groups and has been instrumental in ...
by Margaret Puskar-Pasewicz
Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder, and rapper Andre 3000 from OutKast are all vegetarians. Singer-songwriter Joss Stone was raised from birth as a vegetarian.
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