Live shows, or lack thereof, have been a main creative rift between Andre “André 3000” Benjamin and Antwan “Big Boi” Patton, who formed the influential group in high school in 1992. So is this reunion tour an opportunistic publicity/cash grab or a genuine, new chapter for OutKast?
After 2006′s Idlewild, the two put the group on indefinite hiatus to focus on their respective solo careers.
Outkast’s Big Boi On What Rappers Can Learn From Mumford & Sons: “Their Music Is Filled With Feeling”
Outkast rapper Big Boi is a smart guy who uses Mumford & Sons as a great example for other aspiring artists to follow, including rappers. Since nothing says “keeping it real” like a banjo and some mandolins. Seriously though!