T.I. Weighs In On Nicki Minaj & Lil Kim Beef
T.I. has been in the game for some time, and in recent years, he found himself becoming something of a peacekeeper. Besides helping strangers from suicide attempts, Tip has also been the voice of reason in some rapper disputes, orchestrating the truce of Jeezy and Rick Ross recently.
T.I. Explains "Paperwork" Title, Says Album Is A Continuation Of "Paper Trail"
During an interview Devi Dev and Mr. Rogers of Houston’s 93.7, T.I. spoke about his upcoming album, the recent leak “Stay,” and perception that that song is about his apparently in-flux relationship with wife Tiny. On "Paperwork" being a follow up to "Paper Trail":
50 Cent Takes Jab At Floyd Mayweather On Instagram
Floyd Mayweather has had his share of beefs with hip-hop artists over the past few years (including a major riff with T.I. over the past few weeks), but perhaps no battle has lasted as long as that between him and G-Unit head honcho 50 Cent.
T.I. Addresses Iggy Azalea Ghostwriting Rumors
Rumors have been speculating for quite some time that Australian emcee Iggy Azalea has been relying on ghostwriters--namely her former label head T.I.--to pen her major hits. Well, now we can put that particular story to rest.
Floyd Mayweather Says He Slept With T.I.'s Wife Tiny [Update: Mayweather Says He Was Misquoted]
Back in May, T.I. and Floyd Mayweather made headlines when they were spotted having a confrontation at a Fatburger in Las Vegas. Apparently Tip was accusing Mayweather of being a little too friendly with his wife, Tiny, and though Mayweather then denied that he had anything to do with her, he seems to have reversed his story.
T.I. Says There Is "A Possibility" That Troy Ave Will Sign To Hustle Gang [Update: T.I. Says Deal Is Being Finalized]
In the past month, T.I. turned heads when he was seen hanging out with recent XXL Freshman and Brooklyn native Troy Ave on Instagram and the Summer Jam mainstage. Especially after popping up on a remix of Troy's "Your Style" yesterday, T.I. seems to be tight with the young MC, but a recent interview with MTV News reveals that their relationship may soon be a business one.
T.I. Explains Why He Responded To Azealia Banks
T.I.'s "No Mediocre" has all the markings of a hit. A steal-drum DJ Mustard beat, a feature from the chart-topping Iggy Azalea, and most recently, a beef. Azealia Banks, major label casualty and notorious Twitter troll took to her favorite social media service to call T.I.
T.I. Taps Lady Gaga For "New National Anthem"
As more is revealed about T.I.'s upcoming Paperwork LP, it becomes fairly obvious that the project will play more like the radio-friendly Paper Trail than it will like the trap-jumping Trouble Man.
Azealia Banks Disses T.I. & Tiny Over "No Mediocre," Tiny Responds [Update: Azealia Sends More Shots, T.I. Responds]
Azealia Banks is back to her old ways, taking to Twitter to air her thoughts on T.I.'s new single "No Mediocre" (before later deleting the tweet).
T.I. & LL Cool J Perform "Music Man" With Hugh Jackman
The Tony Awards isn't where hip-hop heads typically get their Sunday rap fix but, tonight, Tip & LL Cool J brought a classic Broadway show tune to the 21st century. Performing a rendition of "The Music Man," which Jackman claims may have been the first hip-hop song ever written, the two rappers brought laughs to the crowd and viewing audience at home. Jackman himself spits alongside the two legends as well.
BTS Photos: Video Shoot For T.I.'s New Single "No Mediocre" With Iggy Azalea
T.I. has some ambitious plans for his upcoming LP, Paperwork. The Atlanta rapper recently revealed that the album would be split into three parts, with the first dropping this summer. In his most recent interview, Tip clarified that'll more likely be a September release, but a new single will be coming our way very soon.
T.I. Is Done Talking About Floyd Mayweather
For the few gossip hungry hip-hop fans who have been anxiously anticipating Tip's comments on what instigated the fight between him and professional boxer Floyd Mayweather, it looks like you're going to have to wait indefinitely.
Video Surfaces Of T.I.'s Altercation With Security At Las Vegas Pool Party
T.I. did not have a very relaxing Memorial Day weekend. The Atlanta rapper got caught up in a brawl which involved both his crew, and that of boxing champion Floyd Mayweather on Saturday night, but only a few hours earlier, he was getting up in the grill of the security at a pool party where Nicki Minaj was scheduled to perform.
T.I. & 50 Cent Address Floyd Mayweather Brawl On Instagram
A scuffle involving both T.I. and boxing champion Floyd Mayweather broke out at a Fatburger in Las Vegas yesterday, and while we got a pretty in-depth recounting of the incident from Floyd, T.I. has been silent on the matter.
T.I. Incites Fight With Floyd Mayweather Jr. In Las Vegas [Update: Mayweather Speaks On Fight]
On the list of people you should pick fights with, boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. is certainly near the bottom, if not off the charts. Apparently that didn't stop T.I. from picking a fight with him early this morning, as the two set off a brawl that involved throwing chairs in a Fatburger on the Las Vegas Strip.
Game Accuses Los Angeles Club And L.A.P.D. Of Racism [Update: Game Says He And The Club Have "Settled The Matter"]
In the wake of Game and T.I.'s tense standoff with the L.A.P.D. outside of the city's Supperclub, it seems like Game has noticed something fishy going on in L.A.'s club scene.
Top Tracks Of The Week: May 5-11
This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 10 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion. Once again, this particular feature is cataloguing the most POPULAR songs on the site, for some of the more overlooked tracks, check out Underrated Audio.
T.I. Says It's "All Love" Between G Count Of L.E.P. Bogus Boys & Game Following Diss Record
Following the Lil Durk and Tyga beef, plenty of Chicago natives chose sides, and often it was Durk's side they were choosing. One such rapper was G Count of the group L.E.P. Bogus Boys.
T.I. Plans To Release 3 Albums & A Movie Over The Next 12 Months
T.I. has been preparing his upcoming album, Paperwork for quite some time, and over time it seems like its taken a drastically different shape. In a new interview with V-103's Big Tigger, Tip revealed that he's decided to turn the album into a trilogy, which he will unveil over the next year. "Me, Pharrell, Columbia, Hustle Gang, what we're trying to do now is make the album a trilogy, but to be released in a 12 month period, he said. "3 albums in 12 months, and a movie to finalize it. In 12 months the film should be shot, and we should be presenting it."
T.I. Confronts Real Housewives Of Atlanta Star For Calling Him A Snitch
"Real Housewives Of Atlanta" star Apollo Nida has attracted some heat from T.I. after taking to Twitter to accuse the rapper of snitching. Apparently Nida, who is currently involved in a wire and bank deal fraud case, got some heat for accepting a plea deal that would make him an informant for the FBI, and he responded by comparing his actions to those of Michael Vick and T.I. in past legal cases.