Big Boi and Andre 3000 to join forces for the California event
OutKast will reunite to headline this year’s Coachella Festival in California.
Big Boi and Andre 3000 had been rumoured to make a comeback this year for festival dates, with Big Boi posting a rare picture of the duo together in December (2013) in Atlanta.
OutKast went on hiatus in 2007 and have not performed together since 2004, each enjoying solo success in the subsequent years. This year is the 20th anniversary of the pair’s 1994 debut album ‘Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik’
Coachella takes place across two weekends this spring – April 12-14 and April 19-21 – in Indio, California. The other two acts announced to headline the event are Muse and Arcade Fire.
Also on the bill are Motorhead, Queens Of The Stone Age, Beck, Lana Del Rey, the Knife, Foster The People. New acts including Haim, Lorde and Disclosure will also play alongside Skrillex, Nas, Kid Cudi, ASAP Ferg and this week’s NME cover star Chance The Rapper.
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