André 3000 Net Worth $50 million
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André 3000 is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor and his current net worth is $50 million.
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, as the only child, to his mother who sold real estate, and Lawrence Harvey Walker, a collection agent, he grew up in Atlanta with his single mother.
He went to Sarah Smith Elementary School, as well as Sutton Middle School, and Northside High School as well as Tri-Cities High School.
While in high school, he met Antwan Patton aka Big Boi. The two teamed up and formed Outkast.
Upon graduating from high school, the Atlanta-based LaFace label singed them. Back then they even released their debut album, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik.
The album received platinum certification making Outkast the Best New Rap Group of the Year at the 1995 Source Awards.
Their next two albums, ATLiens and Aquemini featured different sounds as the boys tried to experiment new things by adding elements of trip hop, soul and jungle.
While working and releasing their second and third albums, he started taking guitar lessons, and took up paining. He even started a new relationship with singer Erykah Badu.
Starting from Outkast’s fourth album, Stankonia, he introduced to the world his new alias, Andre 3000.
They released the single Ms. Jackson, which he wrote after he broke up with Badu. Soon it became number one on the Billboard Hot 100.
In 2002, Outkast released a greatest hits album, Big Boi and Dre Present… OutKast. The album featured three new songs, including The Whole World, which won a Grammy.
A year later the group released Speakerboxxx/The Love Below, a double album which featured different styles of the group’s two members.
After the success of their album, and three years after, they released their sixth album as a group titled Idlewild.
The album served as the official soundtrack of the group’s musical film Idlewild.
He returned to rapping in 2007, after a hiatus from that genre by appearing on various remixes. Benjamin also contributed on several original songs around that time, including UGK’s “International Players Anthem”.
He kept appearing on various remixes and feature songs during that time.
Few years later the group reunited by performing at more than 40 festivals worldwide, to celebrate their 20th anniversary.
In 2011 he marked his fist collaboration with Beyonce on her fourth studio album on the track Party.
He kept collaborating and appearing on various’ artists’ albums, including on T.I.’s album’s Trouble Man: Heavy is the Head, on the song Sorry.
Beyonce and Andre 3000 collaborated again on the soundtrack of the film The Great Gatsby with the cover of Amy Winehouse’s Back to Black.
Apart from his musical career he also appeared on several shows and movies. Among the films he appeared on includes Families, The Shield, Be Cool, Revolver, and Four Brothers.
He also voiced a crow in Charlottle’s Web, a movie adaptation.
In 2016, Benjamin had a recurring role as Michael LaCroix on the second season of the anthology crime drama series American Crime.
He also launched the Benjamin Bixby clothing line in 2008, inspired by the 1935s football.