1. T-Pain Asks Musician to Collaborate Via Reddit: Here's What It Might Sound Like

    June 21, 2017 8:02 PM EDT "I've never seen anything like this in my life." T-Pain may have found his next collaborator on Reddit.  Last month, the hip-hop superstar replied in amazement to a video posted by user GLASYSmusic where he tests out a voice manipulator.  "HO. LY. SHIT! I've never…

  2. Steve Aoki Announces 'Kolony' Collaborative LP With Gucci Mane, Migos, Yellow Claw & More

    June 16, 2017 4:25 PM EDT Steve Aoki is back on the collaborative tip, and he is swinging for the stars. The long-haired dance star announced Kolony, a 10-track album chock-full of A-list appearances from the rap world. ILOVEMAKONNEN, Gucci Mane , T-Pain , 2 Chainz , Lil Uzi Vert , Wale , Ma$e and more make…

  3. T-Pain Gives Lucky High Schooler His Yearbook Quote

    June 09, 2017 8:10 PM EDT "You did it bro." Back in December, a high schooler named Gabriel Silvan hit up T-Pain on Twitter to ask for a senior quote. T-Pain complied, and now that graduation has finally come to pass, T-Pain’s words -- or rather, the endlessly memed words of former Major League Baseball…

  4. T-Pain & Young M.A Team Up for 'F.B.G.M.' Video

    June 08, 2017 3:16 PM EDT Last month, the once-dominant Auto-Tune hook goblin T-Pain finally unearthed  T-Wayne , the long-promised collaborative mixtape that he and Lil Wayne recorded in 2009. And now he’s back, teaming up with Brooklyn head-knocker Young M.A for “F.B.G.M.,” which is basically a love song dedicated…

  5. The Wait Is Over: Stream Lil Wayne & T-Pain's 'T-Wayne' Album Now

    May 18, 2017 3:14 PM EDT After collaborating on the 2008 hits "Got Money" and "Can't Believe It," Lil Wayne teased that a project from the "supergroup" would soon arrive. On Wednesday night, T-Pain tweeted an image of a possible T-Wayne album cover saying: "Do it? #TWayne ,…

  6. T-Pain Shares New Song 'You Don't Know Sh--,' Teases Long-Lost Lil Wayne Collab Album

    May 17, 2017 9:59 PM EDT T-Pain isn't holding back on his latest track, "You Don't Know Shit," and from the album art to the track itself it's all pretty funny.   The new song was directed by T-Pain himself and is seemingly directed at his girlfriend while the two are having an argument.  On…

  7. T-Pain Goes Hard With New Track 'See Me Comin'

    April 25, 2017 7:10 PM EDT T-Pain 's not trying to pull any sneaky maneuvers with his new single "See Me Comin," he's busting down your front door.  The iconically auto-tuned rapper goes hard over the song's ominous production by Dre Moon and X-Plosive.  "N----- on the Pain s---/ Say I&…

  8. Backseat Freestyle: Russell Simmons & T-Pain Present Spotify's 'Traffic Jams' in New York City

    March 30, 2017 12:36 PM EDT Traffic in Los Angeles is notorious; gridlock, road rage and mind-numbing delays that can make five miles feel like a marathon. But from aggravation comes inspiration. Traffic Jams is a video series by All Def Digital and Spotify that pairs one rapper and one producer -- who have never worked…

  9. T-Pain, D.R.A.M., Joey Bada$$ and More Create 'Traffic Jams' in New Series from Spotify and All Def Digital

    March 29, 2017 9:57 AM EDT T-Pain and producer Southside will jumpstart the first episode of Traffic Jams, a new series from Spotify and Russell Simmons’ All Def Digital. The eight-episode series -- part of Spotify’s inaugural slate of original programming -- premieres on April 4. Each week, a rapper and producer who…

  10. Suspect in Killing of T-Pain's Niece Is Found Dead

    February 22, 2017 10:29 PM EST Authorities say the man suspected of killing rapper and record-producer T-Pain's niece has been found dead from an apparent suicide. Tallahassee police reported Tuesday night that they found the body of 25-year-old Tavon Jackson almost six months after police identified him as the…

  11. T-Pain & Lil Yachty Team Up for Carefree Anthem 'Dan Bilzerian': Listen

    October 27, 2016 7:07 PM EDT "I get 10 Brazilians like I'm Dan Bilzerian." T-Pain has recruited the self-proclaimed "King of Teens"  Lil Yachty for a new song named after professional poker player and Instagram star Dan Bilzerian , who's known for his lavish escapades involving partying,…

  12. TwitchCon 2016 Attracting Music Stars Like Steve Aoki, T-Pain & More

    October 01, 2016 6:52 PM EDT More than 35,000 people are projected to swarm this weekend’s TwitchCon in San Diego, up 75 percent from last year’s TwitchCon in San Francisco. But it won’t just be gamers attending the three-day convention. Jostling among the gaming enthusiasts this year are visual artists, designers and…

  13. T-Pain's Niece Killed in Florida Stabbing

    August 30, 2016 11:25 PM EDT Police say a 23-year-old woman later identified by rapper and record-producer T-Pain as his niece was fatally stabbed outside a drug store in Tallahassee. Tallahassee police said that Javona Glover was stabbed Tuesday morning outside a Walgreens. Police say Glover was bleeding heavily when…

  14. Classixx Traveled the World and Soul-Searched for Sophomore Album 'Faraway Reach'

    July 05, 2016 1:13 PM EDT Listen to Brian Eno's song “On Some Faraway Beach,” and the last thing you'll think about is Classixx. It's not played on synthesizers, but rather a real piano along with drums and guitars. The melodies are lush and build dramatically, but it's still downtempo. Then the…

  15. Allow T-Pain to Bring the Feels with Mushy 'Officially Yours' Lyric Video

    February 12, 2016 5:00 PM EST With Valentine's Day two days away, T-Pain is in the mood for love with his new "Officially Yours" lyric video. Pain put a call out to fans to submit their wedding photos and footage for the video last December and brings Da Internz-produced love song to life with a matrimonial…

  16. T-Pain Wants to Put Your Wedding Shots in His 'Officially Yours' Video

    December 23, 2015 8:41 PM EST After T-Pain recently debuted his new first-dance ready song "Officially Yours" at an intimate NPR performance , the crooner is looking to seal the deal with some help from fans.  'Rappa Ternt Sanga' Turns 10: T-Pain Looks Back on His Influential Debut T-Pain posted to…

  17. T-Pain Returns to NPR for Stripped-Down, Laid-Back Set: Watch

    December 09, 2015 7:42 PM EST T-Pain recently performed an intimate set at the NPR studio headquarters in Washington, D.C., stripping back his sound for a laid-back performance full of his classic hits.  'Rappa Ternt Sanga' Turns 10: T-Pain Looks Back on His Influential Debut The show marked the one-year…

  18. Ask Billboard: Lead vs. Featured Artists: Who Has the Most Hot 100 Hits?

    July 12, 2015 9:05 AM EDT As always, submit questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. Or, tweet @gthot20 LEAD VS. FEATURED ARTISTS: WHO HAS THE MOST HOT 100 HITS?…

  19. T-Pain, Lindsey Stirling and More Share Their Summer Getaway Plans

    June 30, 2015 6:00 PM EDT With July 4 around the corner, T-Pain and other musicians are making like the rest of us and heading out of town With July 4 around the corner, T-Pain and other musicians are making like the rest of us and heading out of town. From mountaineering in Utah to soaking up the Swedish summer, find…

  20. T-Pain is 'Still and Always Will be Sorry' for Blabbing About FKA Twigs & Robert Pattinson's Engagement

    June 03, 2015 6:30 PM EDT Remember that time T-Pain slipped up in an interview and announced FKA Twigs and Robert Pattinson's engagement? FKA Twigs does.  In Complex 's new Twigs cover s t ory  -- which was written over this time a couple months ago when Pain made the flub and then backtracked , saying it…

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