Outkast’s Speakerboxxx / The Love Below celebrates 15 years since release

Southern hip-hop duo Andre 3000 and Big Boi are collectively known as Outkast. The Atlanta artists are pioneers of hip-hop from the South of the US with an assortment of classic albums throughout their discography.

15 years ago today Outkast released the iconic double album Speakerboxxx / The Love Below. The duos fifth studio album is more so two solo albums packaged together with Big Boi’s Speakerboxxx keeping in with the typical OutKast sound while Andre 3000 experimented more than his counterpart with The Love Below.

Speakerboxxx / The Love Below delivered two number one hits with Hey Ya and The Way You Move. Killer Mike, Jay Z and Kelis feature across the double disc while Big Boi and Andre handle the majority production too.

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