Andre 3000 Net Worth
Andre Benjamin “Andre 3000” is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor from Atlanta. He his mostly is known for being a part of the hip-hop duo, Outkast, alongside fellow rapper Big Boi.
As an actor, Benjamin has made appearances in several TV series’ and films such as ‘Families’, ‘The Shield’, ‘Revolver’, ‘Four Brothers’ and ‘All Is by My Side’.
As of 2018, Andre 3000’s net worth is estimated to be roughly $45 million dollars.
Andre Benjamin was born in Atlanta, Georgia on the 27th of May, 1975. He is the only child of a single mother who sold real estate.
Benjamin is of Haitian-American descent. He had many role models he looked up to as a kid which influenced him making music.
Benjamin grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, East Point, and Bankhead. He attended Sarah Smith Elementary School, Sutton Middle School, Northside High School, and Tri-Cities High School.
Andre 3000 began his career by joining the duo OutKast. At just 18-years old, Dre and Big Boi met up with a local production team ‘Organized Noize’, where they put out a cassette single ‘Player’s Ball’ on Arista LaFace Records. It later rocketed to number #1 on Billboard’s Singles chart.
The OutKast tandem was only getting started. Big Boi and Andre 3000’s collaboration made then one of rap’s most game-changing acts in the 1990s.
OutKast would also score smash hits with 2000’s crossover album, ‘Stankonia’ which peaked at number #2 on the Billboard 200 on the strength of the chart-topping single ‘Ms. Jackson’; and three years later with the album ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below (2003).
Andre 3000 got into acting in the 2000’s, where he appeared on television shows like ‘The Shield’, ‘Hollywood Homicide’ and ‘Four Brothers’. In 2006 he and Big Boi released a musical movie which stars OutKast in a fictional Depression-era set in 1935.
Andre 3000 launched a clothing line called ‘Benjamin Bixby’ in 2008 which caters to a collegiate football apparel look. The same year he also released two solo albums ‘Think Differently’ and ‘Alter Ego: Mix Tape’.
As of 2018, Andre 3000’s net worth is $45 million dollars.
Here are some of the best highlights of Andre 3000 career:
- Elevators (Song, 1996)
- B.O.B (Song, 2000)
- Stankonia (Album, 2000)
- The Whole World (Song, 2001)
- Even In Darkness (Album, 2001)
- Hey Ya (Song, 2003)
- Speakerboxxx/ The Love Below (Album, 2003)
- Idlewild (Album, 2006)
- Chicago International Film Festival (Emerging Artist Award, 2006) – Won
Andre 3000 is mostly known for being one of the Outkast members. His music has sold millions worldwide. There’s no doubt that his net worth will continue to increase in the next five years.
As of 2018, Andre 3000’s net worth is approximately $45 million dollars.