Andre 3000’s Mother, Sharon Benjamin-Hodo, Passes Away


Sharon Benjamin-Hodo, mother of Andre “3000” Benjamin, has passed away, according to multiple reports.

Though the cause of death has yet to be confirmed, sources close to the family announced that she died in her sleep in her Georgia home early in the morning on Dre’s 38th birthday, this past Monday (May 27).


Benjamin-Hodo was active in the shaping of Outkast’s career and is affectionately known by The Dungeon Family as “Miss B.” Big Gipp tweeted out condolences yesterday (May 28): “My condolences And LOVE GO OUT TO 3000 …WE ALL LOVED YOUR MOTHER MISS B..God got her NOW!!#DUNGEONFAMILY… Gipp”



She was 58 years old when she passed. No official word from Andre’s camp as of yet.


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