T. Pain Delivers Dynamic Performance Without Auto-Tune

Blogged by Tyler Young

Wow. New hip hop cats like August Alsina may have some extra competition coming from the rejuvenation of T-Pain minus his coveted auto-tune. The rapper performed three songs during NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert bringing a sultry sound to his typical edgy club bangers. The rapper is accompanied by a pianist in a rather intimate setting while crooning to “Buy U a Drank”, “Up Down (Do This All Day)” and “Drankin’ Patna”.