T-Pain recalls collaborating with Lil Wayne on hit records

"I Am Music" Tour with Lil Wayne and Special Guests
"I Am Music" Tour with Lil Wayne and Special Guests / Kevin Winter/GettyImages

T-Pain, the star of the latest issue of Billboard magazine, recently shared behind-the-scenes stories about some of his biggest hits. Among these classics are his collaborations with Lil Wayne on “Can’t Believe It” and “Got Money,” which sparked fond memories of their joint project, T-Wayne.

The birth of T-Wayne

Back in 2008, Lil Wayne and T-Pain first became the dynamic duo known as “T-Wayne” after they collaborated on the third single, “Got Money,” from Weezy’s album Tha Carter III. The chemistry between the two artists was undeniable, and fans immediately demanded more. Soon after, they dropped another hit record together titled “Can’t Believe It,” solidifying their status as a musical powerhouse.

A good time for both

According to T-Pain, the T-Wayne collaboration project “was a good time for both of us.” Working with Lil Wayne was a highlight of his career, and together, they took the industry by storm. As T-Pain puts it, "That’s when we were the dynamic duo, people couldn’t stop us, and we were taking over the whole industry".

Behind the hits

“Can’t believe it”

T-Pain shares insights into the creation of “Can’t Believe It.” The track, featuring Lil Wayne, became an instant favorite among fans. Its catchy melody, autotuned vocals, and infectious beat made it a chart-topping success. T-Pain’s unique sound combined with Lil Wayne’s lyrical prowess resulted in a timeless hit that still resonates today.

“Got money”

T-Pain recalls the excitement of working with Lil Wayne on this track. The song’s swagger, confident lyrics, and memorable chorus made it a club anthem. Whether you’re dancing in the club or cruising in your car, “Got Money” remains a classic collaboration that showcases the best of both artists.

T-Pain and Lil Wayne’s musical partnership left an indelible mark on the industry. Their joint project, T-Wayne, may not have resulted in a full album, but the hits they created together continue to resonate with fans worldwide. As we revisit these iconic tracks, we’re reminded of the magic that happens when two talented artists come together to create something unforgettable.