Aside from October 31 being Halloween, the date will mark the 20th anniversary of OutKast‘s stellar album, Stankonia. Looking to celebrate the album once again, the group and Sony has announced an expanded edition of Stankonia that will arrive at the end of the month.
The expanded edition will include unreleased remixes, a cappella versions, and instrumentals. The album’s best-performing songs, “B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad),” “Ms. Jackson,” and “So Fresh, So Clean,” will also be released in bundles on DSPs.
The “B.O.B.” bundle includes remixes by DJ Cutmaster Swiff and Beat Bullies. The “Ms. Jackson” bundles sports remixes original radio mix, a remix by Mr. Drunk, an a cappella, and “Sole Sunday” with Goodie Mob, a track that originally appeared on the Any Given Sunday soundtrack. Lastly, the “So Fresh, So Clean” bundles flaunts a remix with Snoop Dogg, a remix by Raptile’s Cryptotech, an a cappella remix, as well as instumentals.
Fans will have to wait until October 30 to grab the digital reissue, but pre-order for the Stankonia vinyl re-release can be made at Vinyl Me Please here.