T-Pain

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T-Pain
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T-Pain at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show in Paradise, Nevada.
Background information
Birth name Faheem Rashad Najm
Also known as
  • Teddy Penderazdoun
  • Teddy Verseti
Born (1985-09-30) September 30, 1985 (age 32)
Tallahassee, Florida, U.S.
Genres
Occupations
  • Rapper
  • singer
  • songwriter
  • record producer
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • keyboards
  • drums
Years active 2004–present
Labels
Associated acts
Website tpain.com

Faheem Rasheed Najm (born September 30, 1983), 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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