Andre 3000 is a well-known American rapper best recognized for his work as a member of the hip-hop duo Outkast.
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
André Lauren Benjamin, also known as “Andre 3000,” was born on May 27, 1965, in Atlanta, Georgia, to Lawrence Harvey Walker and Sharon Benjamin-Hodo.
He grew up in different parts of Georgia and attended various schools, including Tri-Cities High School and Northside High School. He was always interested in music and formed the Outkast in high school.
Andre 3000’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
Andre 3000, born on May 27, 1975, is 47 years old today, July 18, 2022. His height is 1.78 m, and he weighs 72 kg.
Andre 3000’s Profession & Career
Andre formed the Outkast with Antwan “Big Boi” Patton while still in high school. They were soon signed to the record company LaFace. The pair released their debut album, ‘Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik,’ in 1994. The album peaked at No. 2 on the R&B charts in the United States.
Outkast’s second album, ‘ATLiens,’ was released in 1996. It reached No. 1 on the R&B charts and was certified platinum. In 1998, ‘Aquemini’ was released.
The album ‘Stankonia’ was published in 2000. In 2003, they published the album Speakerboxxx/The Love Below.’ It was a diamond-certified album. Their most recent studio album, ‘Idlewild,’ was published in 2006. In addition, they have released 32 singles, one compilation album, and one video album.
Andre has released 26 singles as a solo artist. “Millionaire,” “Royal Flush,” “such a Job,” and “Green Light” are among his most hit singles.
Andre made his film debut in 2003 with the picture ‘Hollywood Homicide.’ He later appeared in films such as ‘Scary Movie 4,’ ‘Semi-Pro,’ ‘Jimi: All Is by My Side,’ ‘Revolver,’ and ‘Be Cool.’
His television credits include ‘The Shield’ and ‘Class of 3000.’ He also has a clothing business named “Benjamin Bixby.”
Achievements and Awards
Andre was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead in 2013. He has received six Grammy nominations and has won six of them. Outkast also boasts four American Music Awards, five BET Awards, and three MTV Europe Music Awards. He has also received honors from Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, Soul Train Music Awards, and MTV Video Music Awards Japan.
Andre 3000’s Girlfriend, Marriage & Relationship
In 1996, he was in a relationship with Erykah Badu. He has also been romantically involved with Keisha Spivey, Vashtie Kola, Joi, Da Brat, Rezonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas, and Shannyn Sossamon. He was in a relationship with Tiffany Limos in 2008. The Badu has a son named Seven Sirius Benjamin, born in November 1997.
Andre 3000’s Salary and Net Worth
Andre 3000 has a net worth of more than $50 million as of July 2022. This money was made from the sale of his albums. His albums have sold over 25 million copies worldwide. His acting profession also contributes to his income. He has sold millions of records with Outkast and provided his voice to a video game. He has also promoted various businesses, including Styler, and owns the $4 million Stone Mountain House.
|Celebrated Name||Andre 3000|
|Real Name||André Lauren Benjamin|
|Age||47 years old|
|Birth Date||27 May 1975|
|Birth Place||Atlanta, Georgia, United States|
|Children||Yes (Seven Sirius Benjamin)|
|Profession||American musician and actor|
|Net Worth||$50 million|