Often named one of the greatest rappers of all time, Andre Benjamin, who is better known as Andre 3000 is an American musician and actor whose contributions to the rapper has been cited by artists, young and old, hailing from the city of Atlanta a long time alongside his longtime friend and rap collab collaborator is one of half of the rap duo outcasts. In addition to his appearance in music videos, you may have also seen the multi talented Andre and various movies and television shows. He is well known for his big screen portrayal of rock legend Jimi Hendrix, and he has starred in shows such as ABC's American crime. A natural creative spirit, Andre also produced wrote and did voice work on Cartoon Network's class of 3000. His love, his love of all things artistic, also led Andre to launch his own fashion line. Benjamin Bixby. In the early 2000s, there are few artists be from be there from the south or from across the pond who don't Andre B 3000 as one of the greatest influence in rock.