Andre 3000′s Mother Dies A Day After His 38th Birthday
My condolences go out to Dre,and the entire Benjamin-Hodo family
Hip Hop Enquirer’s Dennis Byron broke the story. Earlier today, Mrs. Sharon Benjamin Hodo, the mother of rap superstar Andre “3000″ Benjamin passed away in her sleep according to a close family member. The cause of death is unknown at this time.
Mrs. Sharon Benjamin, affectionately known as “Ma Benjaman, Ms. B, and Nana,” died at the age of 58 and was a key player in the lives of OutKast during their formative teenage years as they grew into adulthood and served as one of the managers for “her boys” earlier in their career.