If you haven't heard yet, here is Andre 3000 covering The Beatles for an NBA playoffs spot. And its amazing. How great is it to have new Andre music? Stay tuned y'all, the video of the NBA spot is after the jump.Read more
Alright, it should go without saying that both Big Boi and Dre (and Eryhkah Badu, for that matter) absolutely kill this song, but there is something about that beat switch at 1:35 that just highlights Dre's verse perfectly. Listen all you want and the verse is genius, but read the words in print, and the verse is legendary.
Too Democratic, Republic fuck it
We chicken nugget, we dip in the sauce like mop and bucket
Blue-collar scholars, who'll take your dollar and wipe my ass wit it
You livin for the lotto never hit it
I met a critic, I made her shit her drawers
She said she thought hip-hop was only guns and alcohol
I said "Oh hell naw!" But yet it's that tooRead more
I heard Andre asked Squarepusher to collaborate with him. It's a shame nothing came from that because if I was asked such a thing, i'd be all over that s***. Andre, post-rap. not to mention the fact that i would love to see IDM take a new direction.
sure there's glitch-hop but i'm looking for something more out there.
best of luck in finding your place, Andre. you are most def a remarkable connoisseur of the arts.