Today In Hip-Hop: OutKast Releases ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below’

On this day, September 23, in hip-hop history... 2003: Almost three years removed from their fourth studio album, Stankonia, which hoisted Outkast and their popularity beyond international borders, the pair took to their fifth release,Speakerboxxx/The Love Below, to solidify their presence and legacy as the most innovative rap duo of all time. As Outkast's identity evolved within each of their first four releases, the individual and creative complexions of both Big Boi and Andre also began to take shape in vastly different trajectories. The duo's first ever double album, Speakerboxxx/The Love Below was the lone project of theirs to ever package the two MC's capabilities as independent ...

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