Hip Hop: A Genre Infographic

1127_1210388265656145_8482012181554222604_nClick to embiggen, it’s actually an on-point representation of flow style. One thing I especially like about it is the inclusion of old school & new school. Because you totally forgot LL Cool J looked like that didn’t you? Also, I miss Andre 3000. Not sure who created it, so if it’s yours, let me know so I can attribute it properly.

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Andre 3000 Is An Amazing Hendrix.

I read somewhere that Andre 3000 practiced 6 hours a day to be competent enough on guitar that he could approximate the mad genius of Jimi. Just in case you didn’t know, yes Andre is going to be Jimi Hendrix, and if you’re at SXSW and you didn’t see this movie, I’m going to kick you. This clip looks fantastic and I can’t wait for the rest of it.

Outkast Headlining Coachella!

Outkast at Coachella. Ostensibly confirmed by someone close to the duo in their interview with Stereogum two days ago, this definitely is going to be one of the most hotly-anticipated performances of the year. I’d talk about him more, but I’ll just remind everyone that Polaroid had to issue warnings about shaking pictures because of how popular that jam got. Should be real. (via FACT)

(Update: I was right! Check the full lineup below! It’s stacked!