OutKast – When You Mix Talent, R&B, Hip Hop, & Humor
I used to cross paths with these guys in Atlanta before they blew up into superstars. I remember them coming back from Jamaica and changing their style. Adre and Big Boi’s appearance and music became looser, playful and more psychedelic, and roots-oriented than their first album. Their popularity skyrocketed.
Continue to check out some of the best OutKast videos/songs.
Ms. Jackson – OutKast
Ms. Jackson is Erykah Badu’s mother, and Erykah is the girl scorned. A serious song presented with wit, this video and song show how effortlessly Outkast could mix great music and witty commentary.
Ms. Jackson – Hey Ya!
Another great song by OutKast. The intro sketch, British Crowd, Andre 3000, and Big Boi are hilarious in the energetic Hey Ya. OutKast kept getting bigger!
Ms. Jackson – So Fresh, So Clean
OutKast mixes some groovy beats, a pleasing rap, sweet singing, and a winning rhythm in So Fresh, So Clean. OutKast continued their reign as kings of southern rap.