Andre 3000 to Make Guest Appearance on B.o.B’s New Album
B.o.B has been getting compared to OutKast member Andre 3000 even since he broke onto the scene. B.o.B admitted that Andre 3000 has been a huge influence on his musical endeavors, and now the 'Airplanes' rapper is seizing the opportunity to collaborate with the 'Hey Ya' hitmaker for his forthcoming LP.
According to XXLMag.com, Andre 3000 will be featured on a track called 'Play the Guitar' off of Bobby Ray's upcoming album 'Strange Clouds.' B.o.B will be getting to exercise his guitar talents on the track, and the OutKast rapper will lend his rhyming skills to the tune.
T.I., who is the head honcho at Bobby's label Grand Hustle, spoke of the Georgia natives' collaborative effort on 'Play the Guitar.' "They sampled that verse on [Drake’s] 'Fancy’ where I say, 'She play niggas like B.o.B play the guitar," Tip told XXLMag.com.
In addition to Andre 3000, B.o.B has also recruited T.I. for a feature on his track 'Arena' and Lil Wayne appears on the album's title track. Weezy is also in the video for 'Strange Clouds' alongside B.o.B. -- Tip spoke about the video, saying, "Me and Stunna Man been communicating back and forth about trying to find an appropriate date for all of them to make it in Miami."
B.o.B will release 'Strange Clouds,' the album, in March 2012.