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Nirvana Top Pop Songs List

NIRVANA's breakthrough single SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT is the best pop song of the last 20 years, according to British magazine Q. The seminal song beat efforts by MADONNA, U2 and BRITNEY SPEARS to top...

Outkast Star Has His Sights Set On Refashioning The Falcons

OUTKAST star ANTWON `BIG BOI' PATTEN is pitching to redesign the game jerseys for his favourite American football team after landing the commission to create new gear for college team Gramblings. The college players will...

Big Boi To Go Solo

OUTKAST star BIG BOI has started work on a solo album - but insists bandmate ANDRE '3000' BENJAMIN will play a part on the record. The HEY YA pair were rumoured to have fallen out...

Country Music Publishing Pioneer Killen Dies

BUDDY KILLEN, who built the biggest country music publishing business in the world before selling it in 1989, has died. He was 73. Killeen, died Wednesday (01NOV06) of pancreatic cancer at his home in Nashville,...

Theron To Protest For Boyfriend's Directorial Debut

CHARLIZE THERON is set to star in boyfriend STUART TOWNSEND's directorial debut - and she'll be bringing a slew of famous friends to the set The Irish actor has written the screenplay for THE...

Andre 3000 Takes Animated Voice Lessons From Spongebob

OUTKAST star ANDRE 3000 has signed up SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS creator TOM KENNY to give him voice lessons. The HEY YA! hitmaker has created a new cartoon series, CLASS OF 3000, and called on Kenny to...

Outkast: 'Cee-lo Was School Bully'

Singer CEE-LO GREEN was a universally feared high school bully in his youth, according to rap duo OUTKAST - who attended the same high school as the GNARLS BARKLEY star in their hometown of Atlanta,...

Andre 3000 Explains Explicit Lyrics To Young Son

OUTKAST star ANDRE 3000 explains explicit rap lyrics to his son STEVEN, because he believes it is important for the nine-year-old to understand the language of the street. The MS JACKSON rapper has no intention...

Andre 3000: 'I Always Carry A Gun'

OUTKAST rapper ANDRE 3000 always carries a gun with him because he would rather protect himself than be surrounded by bodyguards. The HEY YA! rapper - real name ANDRE BENJAMIN - insists carrying a fireman...

Outkast Rubbish Split Speculation

OUTKAST have laughed off reports they are on the verge of splitting, insisting they just prefer to work separately sometimes. ANDRE BENJAMIN and ANTWAN PATTON recorded the music for their new musical film IDLEWILD apart,...

Outkast Andre In Cartoon Series

OUTKAST rapper ANDRE 3000 is starring in his own animated TV series, which will hit screens in November (06). CLASS OF 3000 will see the HEY YA! star - real name ANDRE BENJAMIN - play...

Gray Demanded She Play Brothel Madam

Singer MACY GRAY was so determined to play a brothel hostess in new OUTKAST movie IDLEWILD, director BRYAN BARBER was afraid of turning her down. The I TRY star made it clear she wanted the...

Andre's Scoreboard Score

OUTKAST frontman ANDRE 3000 has revealed the strangest place he has ever had sex - inside a baseball scoreboard. The HEY YA! star was with his girlfriend when the threat of rain forced the lusty...

Outkast Star Wants To Adopt Like Pitt

OUTKAST father-of-three ANTWAN 'BIG BOI' PATTON loves kids much he's considering adopting a foreign baby like BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE. The HEY YA! hitmaker already has three children with wife SHERLITA and admits he...

Diddy's Girls Beat Outkast To The Top Of The Us Charts

Rap mogul SEAN COMBS has proved he's got the magic touch again - his new all-girl group DANITY KANE has stunned US music experts by beating OUTKAST to the top of the Billboard album charts....

Wahlberg Scores With Football Movie

MARK WAHLBERG is back at the top of the US box office thanks to a moving new movie about an unlikely sports hero. The PLANET OF THE APES star plays Philadelphia Eagles legend VINCE PAPALE...

Movie Reviews: Idlewild

The musical Idlewild, starring Andr 3000 and Big Boi of the hip-hop group OutKast, is receiving a lot of discordant reviews. Typical is Elizabeth Weitzman's in the New York Daily News. "Here's the good news,"...

Summer Slinks Out At Box Office

It will seem like a typical August weekend at the box office when four films with little chance of drawing big crowds arrive to compete with the likes of Snakes on a Plane and Talladega...

Outkast Star Smuggles Pot Past Airport Security

OUTKAST singer ANTWAN 'BIG BOI' PATTON had a close call at a US airport recently when he remembered he had marijuana in his pocket while going through security. The star was on his way to...

Howard Gets Musical With Big Boi

Movie star TERRENCE HOWARD is realising his movie composing dreams after being inspired by GNARLS BARKLEY's summer smash hit CRAZY. The HUSTLE + FLOW actor has teamed up with OUTKAST star and IDLEWILD co-star BIG...

Beyonce Leads Mobo Awards Nominations

R+B superstar BEYONCE KNOWLES leads the nominations for the UK's Music Of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards with mentions in four categories. The former DESTINY'S CHILD beauty faces strong competition from MARY J BLIGE and NELLY...

Outkast Star To Collaborate With Bush?

OUTKAST star BIG BOI is desperate for British chart legend KATE BUSH to co-produce his solo album, and he has just discovered the feeling is mutual. The HEY YA! hitmaker, real name ANTWAN PATTON, was...

Andre Turning His Back On Music

LATEST: ANDRE 3000 has further fuelled speculation he has completely turned his back on music, after failing to contribute vocals to an upcoming DJ DRAMA mixtape. Last month (JUL06), the HEY YA hitmaker - real...

Outkast Still Good Friends

Hip-hop duo OUTKAST have hit back at reports of a rift between them, insisting they are lifelong friends. BIG BOI has been forced to tour as a one-man band after ANDRE 3000, real name ANDRE...

Outkast Launch New Album At London Eye

Hip-hop stars OUTKAST launched their new album with a stunning show at the London Eye landmark in the British capital yesterday (26JUL06). The MS JACKSON hitmakers played songs from the soundtrack LP for their new...

Outkast Snub Oprah

Hip-hop duo OUTKAST have reportedly snubbed the chance to promote their upcoming film and album on THE OPRAH WINFREY SHOW, because of the chat show host's perceived negative opinion of rap music. Fellow rapper LUDACRIS...

Outkast's One Man Tour

LATEST: OUTKAST have confirmed they will go ahead with a tour, despite ANDRE 3000's absence reducing the shows to one man. Andre 3000, real name ANDRE BENJAMIN, placed the gigs in jeopardy after revealing he...

Contactmusic.com Christmas Poll 2003

---------------------------------------------- We asked all the staff at Contactmusic.com to vote for their favourite stars of the year - and the chart-stealing front page-bagging A-list came a clear first. It's been a good year for these celebs...

Outkast Stars Feud Over Family Values

OUTKAST founders BIG BOI and ANDRE 3000 have publicly fallen out over family values. The two pals feuded during a recent interview for America's Entertainment Weekly after OH YEAH! hitmaker Andre, real name ANDRE BENJAMIN,...

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