André 3000
André 3000

Andre 3000 is an American rapper who has best been known for being part of hip hop duo by the name OutKast. He is a songwriter, singer, actor, dancer, and record producer. Also, he has appeared in various films and TV shows. With OutKast, he has been able to release six studio albums and 32 singles.

Quick Biography

Andre 3000 was born in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. His full names are Andre Lauren Benjamin.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Andre Lauren Benjamin
Age: 45 years old
Birth Date: May 27, 1975
Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Sharon Benjamin Hodo, Lawrence Walker
Spouse: N/A
Children: Seven Sirius Benjamin
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 74 kg
Profession: Rapper, songwriter, singer and a multi-instrumentalist
Net Worth in 2020: $50 Million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Andre 3000 was born on May 27, 1975, and he is 45 years old. He has a height of 1.78 m and a weight of 74 Kg.

Education, School/College University

He spent a better part of his childhood in numerous locations. Some of the schools that he attended include Tri-Cities High School as well as Northside High School. He got interested in music from a young age and formed OutKast when he was still in school.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Andre 3000 is the son of Sharon Benjamin Hodo and Lawrence Walker. He holds American Nationality.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

He was dating Erykah Badu in the year 1996. He has also dated Keisha Spivey, Da Brat, and Vashtie Kola. In the year 2008, he was dating Tiffany Limos. Andre has a son by the name Seven Sirius Benjamin with Badu Erykah, who was born in the year 1997.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Single
When did he get married? (married date): N/A
Does he have any relationship affair? N/A
Is ANDRE 3000 Gay? N/A
Wife/Spouse? (name): N/A
Kids: Seven Sirius Benjamin

Professional Life and Career

When he was still in high school, Andre went on to team up with Antwan Patton to be able to form OutKast. Later on, they got to be signed to a record label LaFace. In the year 1994, this duo was able to release a debut album that was titled ‘Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik.’ This album peaked at position two on the U.S  R&B charts. In the year 1996, they released their second album that was titled ‘ATLiens.’ It ranked position one on R&B charts, and it became platinum-certified. This would, later on, be followed by an album that was titled ‘Aquemini’ in the year 1998.

In the year 2000, an album by the name ‘Stankonia’ got to be released. They went ahead and released an album that was titled ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below’ in the year 2003. It became a certified diamond album. In the year 2006, that is when they worked on their last album. This album was titled ‘Idlewild.’ Together, they were able to release 32 singles, one video album, and one compilation album.

As a solo artist, he has released 26 songs. Among the popular single that he has released does include ‘Royal Flush’ and ‘Green Light.’ He was able to make his debut by featuring in 2003 film that was dubbed ‘Hollywood Homicide.’ Later on, he went on and appeared in films such as ‘Scary Movie 4’, ‘Be Cool’ and ‘Revolver.’ Some of the television roles that he has landed are in films such as ‘The Shield’ and ‘Class of 3000’.

Awards & Nominations

In the year 2013, he got nominated for Independent Spirit Award in category for the Best Male Lead. Also, he has been able to win six Grammy Awards, out of 22 nominations. OutKast has also been able to win 4 American Music Awards, 5 BET Awards as well as 3 MTV Europe Music Awards. Other Awards that he has been to win does include Soul Train Music Awards as well as the MTV Video Music Awards Japan.

André 3000 Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020

André 3000 Net Worth
André 3000 Net Worth

As of August 2020, The net worth of Andre 3000 is estimated to be over $50 Million. This wealth has been generated from his career as a musician. He has been able to sell over 25 million copies across the world. A good chunk of his wealth does come from his acting career. With OutKast, they have sold millions of records. In addition, He has been able to lend his voice in a video game. Also, he has endorsed various brands, such as Styler.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Unlike other rappers who would focus on creating funny scenes to become relevant, this is an exceptional artist who focuses largely on music.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Facebook page has around 346,487 fans likes. On Instagram account, he has around 337.7 thousand followers.

Andre 3000 is among the best rappers in the world. He has found great success after being part of a duo, OutKast. Also, he has been a successful actor. OutKast is no doubt among the best groups when it comes to hip-hop. Till the year 2004, he was a vegetarian and got to be voted ‘World Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity’ by PETA.

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