• T-Pain Says a Comment From Usher About His Auto-Tune Sent Him Into a 4-Year Depression

    4 monthes ago - By Pop Sugar

    T-Pain has become a music icon for his use of auto-tune, but it is also the reason for a dark period in his life. On Netflix's This Is Pop , which explores hidden truths about some of the biggest artists in pop music, the rapper explained that a comment from Usher about his auto-tune sent him into a four-year depression. In episode two of the docuseries titled "Auto-Tune," T-Pain recalled the interaction, saying, "Usher was my friend. I really respect Usher. And he said, 'I'm gonna tell you something, man. You kinda f*cked up music.'" At first, he thought Usher was joking, so he laughed it...
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  • T-Pain Says Usher's Biting Comment About Auto-Tune ‘Started a Four-Year Depression'

    T-Pain Says Usher's Biting Comment About Auto-Tune ‘Started a Four-Year Depression'

    4 monthes ago - By Billboard

    T-Pain didn't invent using Auto-Tune, but he definitely made it the inescapable sound of hip-hop for a while in the early 2000s. But maybe don't ask Usher about that. In a preview of the new Netflix series This Is Pop , T-Pain reveals that his good friend sent him into a four-year funk after he basically blamed Pain for cratering modern music.
    In the clip first posted by EW , Pain recalls that he was on a plane trip with Usher on their way to the 2013 BET Awards when they had a discussion that really hurt the “Jerry Sprunger” rapper's feelings. Taking a deep breath before looking off into...
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