Grammy-winning crooner T-Pain is at it again. After sharing his outrage at the repetitive nature of today’s music on a Twitch stream sparked some major backlash, the hip-hop entertainer has stepped up to speak out.
T-Pain Wants Haters to “Just Do A Little Research”
T-Pain took to Twitter to respond to some internet trolls claiming that the reason he is so upset about the state of music today is because “he ain’t got no hits”.
“I undrstnd not every1 likes me and may not agree with my opinions but by all means don’t make up dumb shit like “he just mad because he ain’t got no hits” I’m in all different genres. Got 2 legit Grammies in the last 3 years and got a song out rn that’s top 15 on radio in the US”
Teddy Pain took time to set the record straight, expressing that he is still making popular music, the haters just haven’t done enough research.
“I’m not explaining myself I just don’t like ppl being content with being stupid and uninformed. If some rando talked shit on your page you’d look up all their SM pages to see what dirt you can get…just do a little research before you think you hittin me wit somethin”
T-Pain Loves His Mustang RTR
Ranting on Twitch and fending off haters isn’t the only thing T-Pain is up to these days. He has also been getting some major love from drift enthusiasts. The auto-tune king shared the exciting moment he picked up his custom Ford Mustang RTR from the car shop through social media.
Teddy Pain showed a new side of himself when he released footage with his newly upgraded Mustang. The special build was gifted to Pain by professional drift driver Vaughn Gittin Jr.
“Hell yea!! Check out the new video from @VaughnGittinJr of me picking up the #Mustang #RTR #C137!!!! T-Pain’s Mustang RTR Is Otherworldly!! https://youtu.be/z9jocIkG2tw via @YouTube“
In the clip, the hip-hop icon gives his fresh ride a test drive by drifting it, attracting tons of compliments from both drift enthusiasts and old followers who liked him even more after seeing his driving skills.
I always thought T-Pain was a great artist, now he just moved up 10 notches on my belt! Guy can drive too! That’s awesome! Thanks for sharing!
That is so freaking dope. I love everything about that build. Gotta love T-Pain he’s not just an awesome artist he’s got awesome taste as far as his passions and hobbies go also.
T-Pain Joins The First Challenge
In other news, T-Pain recently followed after an online challenge Southern rap star Soulja Boy started by claiming he was the first at doing most things in hip-hop, by broadcasting his own achievements. In two Twitter posts, the Grammy-winning performer made his pitch to the world about how he came to be the first singer turned rapper.
“I’m the first singer to become the first rapper to become the first rappa ternt sanga!!!”
Pain turned things up a few more notches by even referencing R&B stars Chris Brown and Ne-Yo.
“I’m the first singer to sing on a song!!! @chrisbrown used to sleep on my couch!! @NeYoCompound used to eat my left overs on Christmas!! @TreySongz used to practice the light skinned face in a mirror in my basement!! Put some respect on big flake-o!!!”
Nappy Boy Launches A Podcast
In May 2021, PodcastOne announced they’ll be partnering with T-Pain to release a “Nappy Boy Radio” podcast show. When describing the motivation behind the partnership, the President described T-Pain as a charismatic personality that would draw an audience just from his authentic voice and commentary.
“At PodcastOne, we seek hosts who are charismatic and engaging with something to say that audiences want to hear. T-Pain is all that and more. His innate curiosity and interest in the world around him and the people who live in it offers up endless possibilities for show content and we cannot wait to launch Nappy Boy Radio with T-Pain.” (Deadline)