T.I. Addresses Rumors Of Ghostwriting For Iggy Azalea
T.I. "ain't no ghostwriter."
When asked by Bijou Star TV if he's written rhymes for his Grand Hustle Records artist Iggy Azalea, he says that "Iggy got her own ideas and thoughts that she presents to the world in her own way."
Claims of Iggy Azalea using ghostwriters, specifically T.I., were reignited when Nicki Minaj told the world that she writes her own rhymes while at this year's BET Awards.
"What I want the world to know about Nicki Minaj is when you hear Nicki Minaj spit, Nicki Minaj wrote it," she said during her acceptance speech.
The internet assumed that she was referring to Azalea. But, according to T.I., while all artists get assistance "with hooks and certain things like that," Azalea raps her own rhymes.
"I couldn’t write a lot of the shit she say, you know? I couldn’t put her thoughts into words as articulate as she does. You know what I’m saying? She just has a different way of presenting herself and her art."