T-Pain turns 28 years old today.

  • T-Pain began making beats as a teen. Since then, he's had close to a dozen Top 10 singles on the Billboard Hot 100.
  • He's known for bringing back Auto-Tune, an audio-altering device first made famous by Zapp's Roger Troutman.
  • Pain started out with rap group Nappy Headz before signing with Konvict Music after his mixtape single "I'm F'd Up" caught Akon's attention.
  • His 2005 debut, Rappa Turnt Sanga, spun off the hits "In Love With a Stripper" and "I'm Sprung."
  • Pain's third album,Three Ringz, featured Lil' Wayne on "Can't Believe It," Ludacris on "Chopped and Skrewed" and Chris Brown on "Freeze."
  • In April, 2013 after the announcement of T-Pain cutting off his dreads, he announced the title of his fifth studio album titled Stoicville: The Phoenix.