T-Pain stunned his followers by dropping his long-awaited album 1UP on Wednesday.
On his first challenge since 2017’s OBLiViON, the Tallahassee hitmaker calls on a few of his well-known associates. In addition to the Tory Lanez-assisted “Getcha Roll On” and “A Million Times” with O.T. Genasis, the 12-track set contains appearances from Boosie Badazz, Flipp Dinero, Russ, and Lil Wayne, who seems on the nearer “Goat Talk.”
“Surprise!!! Thank you guys for being so affected person with me,” T-Pain informed his Instagram followers. “It was definitely worth the wait, we acquired a brand new album out!!!!! I did this independently and I can’t watch for ya’ll to lastly hear it.”
The album, which he recorded out of his Florida house, was impressed by his love for video video games. “I’m an avid gamer. I’ve been a gamer just about all my life,” he informed Beats 1. “So I’m beginning to implement gaming into my music and to my themes and stuff like that. So, 1UP is principally the inexperienced mushroom from Mario, all people know whenever you get a 1UP, you get a 1UP, you get an additional life and also you get one other likelihood to beat the sport.”
T-Pain will hit the street in help of the album on his “1UP” tour, starting March 16 in San Antonio. The 15-date trek travels throughout the U.S. earlier than wrapping April 9 in San Diego.