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.
T.I. Rescues Car Crash Victim
This isn't the first time we've heard of T.I. coming to the rescue. In 2010, the rapper made headlines when he managed to talk a suicide jumper off the ledge of the building. On Wednesday the Atlanta native came to the aid of someone in need once more, although this time it was the victim of a car crash.
Game & T.I. Involved In Standoff With L.A.P.D. [Update: Supperclub Releases Official Statement]
Game and T.I. were involved in a shouting match with the L.A.P.D. last night, after a brawl took place outside the club the two rappers were at.
Review: Iggy Azalea's "The New Classic"
Defining a “classic” is no easy task. The first factor is obviously the quality of the music. Here we ask the basic questions: Are there any unnecessary tracks? Does the production impress without outshining the lyrics? The usual surface stuff that’s easy to assess on two full listens. After the surface level is cleared, an album has to separate itself from the pack. Most of the time, this can be accomplished with historical significance or association with a proven track record.
T.I., Jeezy & Rocko Reportedly Working On Collaborative Album
Word is that three ATLiens are teaming up together for a collaborative project. T.I., Jeezy and Rocko have reportedly been working on new music together, this according to Grand Hustle's official DJ, DJ MLK. While talking to HHS1987, the DJ revealed the news, although he doesn't know when it will be released.
Pharrell Brought Out Jay Z, T.I., Pusha T and Usher At Coachella Last Night
Part of the downside of attending Coachella's second weekend is that you already know what to expect from most of the performances if you were paying attention the prior weekend. Well, Pharrell did his part in ensuring surprises for atendees of both weekends, opting for an entirely new guest list for his set last night.
T.I. Shoots Video For New Single, "Turn It"
T.I. has been fairly active on the feature and remix circuit, but we're still waiting on a new studio album from the Atlanta spitter. Tip has given us a lot material over the years, much of it free, but with influential projects like Trap Muzik and King, it's clearly something special when the rapper gets into album-mode.
Take A Look At T.I.'s New Crib
T.I. may not be working a 9 to 5, but he still has to deal with a 40-minute commute to and from the studio. Luckily, He's T.I., so he can eliminate that commute by leasing a 4 bedroom home 2 minutes away from the lab. Seems as though Tip will be crashing at the crib after late nights at the studio, but the mansion he shares with Tiny and the rest of his family will still be his primary home. The house comes equipped with a gigantic pool, an outdoor kitchen, and an impressive entertainment area-- not bad for an extra crib.
T.I. Will Executive Produce New Oxygen Show "Sisterhood Of Hip Hop"
With "T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle" just two episodes into its fourth season, it's been announced that Tip will soon be involved in another TV show as executive producer. "Sisterhood Of Hip Hop" will air later this year on Oxygen as part of the network's attempt to rebrand itself for young female viewers, and will star aspiring MCs Siya, Nyemiah Supreme, Diamond, Brianna Perry and Bia.
Iggy Azalea Responds To Funkmaster Flex Calling Her Record "Trash" On Air
Iggy Azalea is a divisive artist. So divisive, that one radio host was compelled to express his distaste for her record, after playing it on air. That DJ was Funkmaster Flex. According to Iggy, he called her record "trash", and while she maintained that the two were on good terms, she brought up the question-- why would he play it?
T.I. Explains Release Strategy For Next Album "Paperwork"
The typical roll out date for new albums seems to be in the past doesn't it? After Jay taught us #NewRules, and Beyonce and Kid Cudi changed the game with their surprise albums, it now seems rappers nowadays need some unique strategy plan to release their project. This being the case in T.I.'s next album Paperwork.
Jay Z Was Taken Aback When T.I. Told Him Doe B Was The "Southern Biggie"
Doe B was killed in an Alabama club shooting last December, and as tragic as the incident was in itself, the wasted potential only made it worse. T.I., who recruited Doe for his Hustle Gang team, and has sung his praises ever since, continues to keep the Alabama rapper's legacy alive. In a new clip, Tip recalls comparing Doe B to Biggie in a conversation he had with Jay Z, prior to the rapper's death.
Lil Boosie Has Collaborations With T.I., 2 Chainz & Justin Bieber On Deck
Lil Boosie isn't wasting any time since being release from prison. The Baton Rouge rapper has already released a couple of tracks, and apparently he's a good chunk of the way through his new album.
Clyde Carson Plans To Get In Studio With T.I., Discusses "Playboy"
Clyde Carson just released his new effort yesterday, Playboy, and we connected with the rapper on the day of the album release to talk about the project, what comes next, and more.
T.I. Apparently Responsible For Jeezy & Rick Ross Ending Beef [Update: T.I. Explains]
It came as a surprise to many when Rick Ross announced that his new single "War Ready" would feature Young Jeezy, who Ross has had a high-profile beef with, escalating to an altercation between crews at the 2012 BET Awards. "War Ready" finally dropped yesterday, as did some news of how the reconciliation happened. T.I. claims to be the man who squashed things, explaining that he spoke to both parties separately, and reminded them of something the had in common-- a desire to make money.
T.I. Has Role In New Movie With Kevin Hart & Will Ferrell
T.I. continues to keep rap as his main focus, but he's stepping up his acting game simultaneously. The rapper gave us the first taste of his acting chops in 2006 in Chris Robinson's heavily stylized love letter to the city of Atlanta, ATL, and has since shown up in a numer of films and TV shows, including American Gangster and House Of Lies. It looks as though Tip's his newest venture will be a buddy comedy starring Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart, with the latter of which posting a photo of the three actors on Instagram.
T.I. & Justin Bieber Spotted In Studio
It appears as though Justin Bieber had a very productive time during his trip to the ATL. As we reported on recently, the Biebz was spotted chilling in the studio while Rick Ross worked on Mastermind, alongside Diddy, Wale, Stalley and others. Now we've got evidence of another studio session, this time going down with the King of the South himself, T.I.
T.I. Talks Justin Timberlake Collaboration On "Paperwork" Album & Recording With Pharrell
T.I. confirmed in recent months that he'd going down a different path than initially expected with his next album, Paperwork: The Motion Picture. It was originally going to be called Trouble Man: He Who Wears The Crown, but a new direction called for a new title.