T-Pain

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T-Pain
Background information
Birth name Faheem Rasheed Najm
Born September 30, 1985 (1985-09-30) (age 29)
Origin Tallahassee, Florida, U.S.
Genres Hip hop, R&B
Occupations Singer-songwriter, rapper, record producer, dancer, actor
Instruments Keyboard, vocals, Auto-Tune
Years active 2000–present
Labels Jive (2003-2011)
Nappy Boy (2005-present)
Konvict (2003-present)
RCA (2011-present)
Young Money
Associated acts Ne-Yo,Kanye West, T.I.,Lil Wayne, Akon, Tay Dizm, DJ Khaled, Pitbull, Young Cash, Travis McCoy
Website t-pain.net

Faheem Rasheed Najm (born September 30, 1985), better known by his stage name T-Pain, is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, record producer, and actor. He is signed to Young Money Entertainment. His debut album, Rappa Ternt Sanga, was released in 2005. In 2007, T-Pain released his second studio album Epiphany. This album became number one on the Billboard 200. His third studio album,Thr33 Ringz, was released in 2008. T-Pain has two Grammy Awards. T-Pain is the founder of the record label Nappy Boy Entertainment. It was created in 2005.

As a singer, T-Pain is well known for using Auto-Tune to affect how his voice sounds.

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