Today In Hip-Hop: OutKast Releases ‘Aquemini’

On this day, September 29, in hip-hop history... 1998: Initially conceived as the companion album to an uncompleted theatrical film, Aquemini, OutKast's third studio LP, was released into stores on September 15, 1998. Often considered by critics and fans alike as OutKast's finest effort, the album would be released to sterling reviews and critical success peaking at No. 2 on the Billboard charts on it's way to being certified double platinum by the RIAA. With the title of the album being derived from a portmanteau of the group's two member's Zodiac signs - Big Boi (Aquarius) and André 3000 (Gemini) - Aquemini found OutKast ...

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