Popular American rapper T-Pain has made a name for himself as a successful singer, songwriter, and also a record producer. T-Pain has also won not one but two Grammy Awards. He has worked with several notable artists, including Lil Wayne, Kanye West, and Florida. The wait is finally over, as On Top Of The Covers will be the rapper and producer’s much anticipated full-length release of his LP 1UP in 2019.
T-Pain later participated in the first season of The Masked Singer and earned the winning title as well. T-Pain recently released On Top of the Covers. The album includes all of his renditions of classic songs from a variety of genres, as these tracks are all done in his natural voice. He will cover some big hits by notable singers like Chris Stapleton, Frank Sinatra, and Sam Smith.
The artist recently made headlines as he has been honored with the prestigious Legend Award. T-Pain and Chance The Rapper worked together earlier for his Coloring Book song “Finish Line/Drown” in 2016, where they featured other stars like Noname, alongside Kirk Franklin and Eryn Allen Kane. The rapper stayed away from the limelight for a short period of time and has also invested in other fields other than music.
What Happened To T-Pain?
It seems like T-Pain is not focusing solely on his musical career; he has shifted his focus to his family and has already launched his own music label and podcast as well.
T-Pain has stated that his family is his main thing now and that music is not a demanding thing anymore. The artist admitted that it is not like he is not going to be able to survive if he does not keep making hits; he doesn’t have that pressure anymore, and he is admittedly in a good place.
What Happened Between Usher And T-Pain?
T-Pain has revealed in an early interview that Usher said something to him that fell into severe depression. T-Pain claimed that Usher told him that he ruined music, and this was extremely hurtful as he had always considered Usher to be a friend and really respected him.
The big revelation was made in Netflix’s This is Pop series, where T-Pain revealed an encounter he had with fellow R&B star Usher back in 2013. He stated how he thought Usher was about to tell him something real, and he looked really concerned.
T-Pain further recalled that it was at that very moment, and he didn’t even think he realized this for a long time, but that was the very moment that started a four-year depression for him. The Masked Singer Season 1 winner admitted that he first thought that Usher was joking, and he laughed it off but later realized that he was not joking after all.
Who Is T-Pain’s Wife?
Who Is T-Pain’s wife is Amber Najm. The two have been married since 2003 and have welcomed three children together. Popular artist T-Pain recently accepted the prestigious Legend Award. The award was given by his longtime close friend and personal life coach, David Banner.
T- Pain thanked Banner for being a strong support whenever he needed his help. He thanked his wife while saying how she was the woman who was there for him through the entire thing and called her one of the strongest people he knew.
He further thanked her for dealing with his negatives and flaws and for staying with him. While accepting the award, T-Pain delivered an inspiring and passionate speech while advising people that they should not base their lives on how many people in the crowd can tell them that they can have this.
The artist jokingly admitted that it might be a little early” for him to be crowned a legend. T-Pain also took this opportunity to talk about the saddening death of his brother while admitting that the incident taught him and his family to express their love as life is short.