West L.A. Music Customer Andre 3000
Wins Big at the 2004 GRAMMYs

left to right: Grammy winner Andre 3000 of OutKast with West L.A. Music's Damon Gladden

LOS ANGELES, CA — West L.A. Music is thrilled to congratulate customer Andre Benjamin, also known as Dre or Andre 3000 and half of the hip hop duo OutKast, on his three awards at this year's GRAMMYs. OutKast was one of the big winners of the night receiving the coveted Album of the Year prize for Speakerboxxx/The Love Below as well as Best Rap Album and Best Urban/Alternative Performance for the song "Hey Ya!".

An incredibly talented musician, Dre not only handled all of the production and vocals on his half of the album, The Love Below, but played most of the instruments as well including guitar, keyboards and drum programming.

Wanting recording gear that could easily be transferred between Los Angeles, Atlanta, hotels or anywhere on the road, Dre recently purchased a high-end, mobile, computer-based recording system complete with mic preamps and an assortment of software from West L.A. Music.

About West L.A. Music

For over 30 years, West L.A. Music has supplied music, audio and recording equipment to top artists around the world. The first music retailer to implement a "beat any deal" policy, industry insiders count on West L.A. Music's personalized knowledgeable service and comprehensive selection of professional products from leading manufacturers.

West L.A. Music supplies equipment for recording studios, broadcast companies, film and video post production facilities, major artists, producers, composers, and record companies, as well as schools, churches and government agencies.

West L.A. Music offers expert system design, installation, and training services for outfitting home studios, sophisticated world class studios, local clubs, concert arenas, and more.

For more information, call West L.A. Music at 310-477-1945