Happy Bornday Andre 3000 (From OutKast). Born Andre Lauren Benjamin May 27, 1975. As a member of the acclaimed group OutKast, he along with Big Boi have won a total of 30 awards, including 6 Grammy Awards, 6 BET Awards, 4 American Music Awards among others. All 5 of their studio albums have reached Platinum & better. Their last album Speaker Boxxx/The Love Below went Diamond, peaking at #1 on Billboard's Hot 200 Albums Chart & R&B Albums Chart.