T-Pain “Officially Yours”

T-Pain is celebrating 10 years in the game. On December 11, 2005, T-Pain dropped his first album, Rappa Ternt Sanga, and has been a musical sensation ever since. Most recently, he performed live on the the nationally syndicated, NPR Music, presenting his new song,Officially Yours. Which will appear on his forthcoming album, Stoicville: The Phoenix. The performance premiered exactly a year after his NPR Tiny Desk Concert went viral online. We introduce new music and enjoy 10 years of great hits from the Nappy Boy.

T-Pain’s NPR MUSIC Front Row performance of “Officially Yours” can be viewed below.

To mark the one-year anniversary of the most popular Tiny Desk Concert ever and the 10th anniversary of his debut album, Rappa Ternt Sanga, we hosted T-Pain at our Washington, D.C. headquarters. The inimitable Floridian performed a short set of classics, both his own and others’, and brand new, never before heard song from his forthcoming album, Stoicville: The Phoenix.

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Director: Mito Habe-Evans; Producer: Frannie Kelly; Videographers: Colin Marshall, Julia Reihs, Cameron Robert, Morgan Walker; Audio Engineers: Andy Huether, Josh Rogosin, Neil Tevault; Special Thanks: Chris Berry, Saidah Blount, Bobby Carter, Kate Drozynski, Kiana Fitzgerald, Savoy Jefferson, Cedric Shine, Justin Winn; Executive Producer: Anya Grundmann