|Also known as:||Outkast|
|Origin:||East Point, Georgia, United States|
|Members Name:||André 3000, Big Boi|
|Years Active:||1992-2007, 2014|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$65 Million|
|Last Updated:||June 2021|
Anyone here, who is interested in hip-hop music videos and even delve into history to listen to some, must have heard about the American hip-hop duo Outkast. The duo consisted of Andre ‘3000’ Benjamin and Anwan ‘Big Boi’ Patton. The duo was known for their unique and intricate lyricism and positive messages, which they delivered through memorable melodies. It is also regarded as one of the greatest hip-hop acts of all time.
Well, how well do you know about OutKast? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about OutKast’s net worth in 2021, wiki and complete details. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about OutKast to date.
The Outkast was formed in 1992 by Andre ‘3000’ Benjamin and Anwan ‘Big Boi’ Patton when they were high school students. ‘Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik’ was the debut album of the duo, which released in 1994. The featured single from the album ‘Player’s Ball’ reached number one on the Billboard Hot Rap Tracks chart and gave them a break they needed straightaway.
After that, they followed up their success with releases like ‘ATLiens’ and ‘Aquemini’. The duo also experimented with various music styles like funk, psychedelia, jazz and techno. They released the album ‘Stankonia’ in 2000, which received much critical acclaim, especially for its singles like ‘Ms. Jackson’ and ‘B.O.B.’
The duo came up with the double album titled ‘Speakerboxxx/ The Love Below. The album featuring singles like ‘The Way You Move’ and ‘Hey Ya!’ was big critical acclaim and also won the Grammy Award for Album of the Year. It is still considered one of the biggest song of the duo’s career. After gaining huge commercial and critical success, the duo also entered into the world of films.
They released the soundtrack of the musical movie ‘Idlewild’, also starring them. After that, in 2007, some differences arose between the two duo members, and they decided to go forward with their solo careers. The duo reunited in 2014 and performed at more than 40 Festivals across the globe to celebrate their 20th anniversary.
The tickets were sold within minutes as soon as the news broke out that the duo will be performing. After the last show, the duo again parted ways. ‘Stankonia’ album was reissued on October 30, 2020, to commemorate the album’s 20th Anniversary. The duo is still regarded as one of the most successful hip-hop groups of all time.
Awards and Achievements
Outkast duo is one of the most successful hip-hop groups. It has won a huge number of awards for its music. It has won 6 Grammy Awards over the years. Other than that, it has also won many other awards, such as American Music Award, Bet Awards, Black reel Awards Brit Awards, MTV Awards, Treen Choice Awards and Kids Choice Awards. They were ranked at No.7 in the list of ’20 Greatest Duos of All Time’. They have also sold more than 25 million records. Also, some of their albums, like Aquemini and Stankonia, have been ranked among the best music albums of the era by publications like Rolling Stone and Pitchfork Media.
Net Worth & Earnings of OutKast in 2021
The Outkast duo gained much commercial success over time. But, with time after the duo disintegrated, it is impossible to calculate the duo’s exact net worth. But, its members who have been having successful solo careers, their net worth can be assessed. As of 2021, Andre’s net worth is around $35 million, the net worth of Big Boi is estimated at $30 million. So, looking at these figures, we can easily understand the humongous net worth of the duo.
Outkast, the duo has been very successful hip-hop duos of its time. Two school students Andre ‘3000’ Benjamin and Anwan ‘big Boi’ Patton, formed this music duo. Right from its first music video, it was able to garner huge success. It gained huge commercial and critical success in the subsequent years because of its unique lyrics and positive messages.
It has won many awards, including 6 Grammys, and is still regarded as one of the biggest hip-hop duos of all time. AT last, we would like to congratulate the ‘Outkast’ duo for their successful run and also thank them for giving us some great music that they gave us. Also, we would like to wish both their singers all the best for their respective endeavors, and we hope that they reunite someday again.