Andre 3000 rep denies 2014 solo album

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Andre 3000, actor and one half of the rap duo Outkast, has a very passionate fan base that has been waiting patiently for new music.

Rumors of a new Andre 3000 project generated gossip over the weekend, but according to recent reports, fans might just have to wait a little longer.

In an official statement from Andre 3000’s camp to Billboard, his reps threw cold water on the prospect of a 2014 solo release.

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“Regarding reports of a specific plan to release an album in early 2014,” the rep says, “There is no official confirmation on that report.”

There have been numerous rumblings and rumors of a Andre 3000 solo LP since the last official Outkast project, 2006’s Idlewild, was released. Yet nothing real has materialized.

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Aside from a few guest verses, on which he outshined fellow rappers like T.I., Rick Ross, and Jay-Z, Andre 3000 seems to be more focused on his acting currently.

The “Hey Ya!” emcee will be playing the iconic musician Jimi Hendrix in his upcoming biopic: All Is By My Side.

Will Andre 3000 ever release a solo project? Will Outkast ever reunite?

Let us know what you think in the comments below.

You can check out Kyle’s musical coverage on theGrio music page, and follow Kyle on Twitter at@HarveyWins.

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