Andre 3000 has been a busy man, celebrating 20 years of Outkast with the other half of the duo, Bog Boi and he’s also been working hard on the upcoming Jimi Hendrix biopic. In-between performing, the inspirational lyricist talks with Billboard Magazine about being, “out of touch” with the happenings of Ferguson, his journey since Outkast and more.
“At this age, the driver is just different, and I think for every artist, you’ve got to find out what’s pushing you,” Andre says. “Like, what do you do it for? I didn’t grow up as a kid saying, ‘Man, I want to grow up to be a music star.'”
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