Big Boi will host three nights at ‘The Dungeon’ for $ 25 a night – in honor of the 25th anniversary of Outkast’s ‘ATLinens’ album.
ATLANTA – Big Boi has just added another hip-hop cultural attraction to the city of Atlanta. Grammy-winning half of Outkast opened up the famous duo’s original playground with Airbnb.
The project celebrates Black Music Month.
“Budding musicians will have access to a state-of-the-art home studio, so they can follow in the footsteps of Outkast and other Atlanta music pioneers,” according to a statement sent to 11Alive.
Attractions like Candytopia and The Trap Music Museum have become Instagram-worthy destinations for fans and tourists alike.
And now, later this month, fans will have the chance to experience a piece of musical history by booking a night at “The Dungeon” house, named for his basement studio where pioneering albums. like “Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik” were made.
The Dungeon Family – a collective that includes Outkast, Goodie Mob, and Organized Noize – have helped make Atlanta a hotbed of talent. Despite their global footprint, the place where The Dungeon Family’s music came to life has never been accessible to fans – until now.
“Atlanta is my home and I grew up with The Dungeon Family in this home,” Big Boi said in a statement. “We spent hours hanging out in the basement, writing rhymes and composing rhythms all hours of the night. Since purchasing the house, I have been delighted to open its doors and welcome the next generation of artists to the space who have inspired countless songs.
Big Boi will host three nights at “The Dungeon” on June 29, July 1, and July 3 for $ 25 a night – in honor of the 25th anniversary of the release of “ATLiens” by Outkast.
PHOTOS | The famous Outkast recording studio in Atlanta is now available on AirBnb
Some of the experiences included in the stay include:
- Guided access to the basement of the house, a relic from the 90s where Outkast and Goodie Mob recorded some of their hits. The walls still bear the signatures of the artists who made their debut there!
- Relax and play records in rooms designed to commemorate the key Atlanta locations that inspired the tracks from The Dungeon Family.
- Access to a state-of-the-art home studio, equipped with Yamaha audio equipment.
- Arrive in style with local transportation (within Atlanta city limits) ** to and from home in an Escalade.
Airbnb will also make a one-time donation to the Atlanta Public Schools Music Department to expand resources and improve access to music education for K-12 children to celebrate the career of Big Boi and his own involvement in the cause.