Born in Tallahassee, Florida on the 30th day of September in 1985 as Faheem Rasheed Najm, better known by his stage name T Pain, is estimated to have a net worth of $35 million. T Pain has made his money largely from music, posing as a singer, rapper, songwriter, and record producer. Furthermore, he is also a film actor.
T Pain’s music career began when he was just 10, turning his own bedroom into a studio. In 2004, he was riding along a rap group called Nappy Headz. He is also widely known for his part in bringing up AutoTune in hip hop and establishing auto-tune-based Nappy Boy Entertainment in 2005. After he went solo as an R&B artist, his music began penetrating to wider audiences and after recording I’m Fucked Up, Akon took him aboard and offered him a contract on his Konvict Muzik recording label.
In 2005, T Pain released his first album called Rappa Ternt Sanga which received a gold certification and rated at #33 on Billboard 200. He followed that up with four more albums including the 2007 hit album called Epiphany which ranked at #1 on Billboard 200 as well as on Top R&B Charts. From 2006 to 2010, T Pain featured on more than 50 hit songs. Some of his best pieces include I’m in Luv (Wit a Stripper), I’m Sprung, Bartender and Buy U a Drank (Shawty Snappin).
On his name he has two Grammy Awards, one won with Jamie Foxx and another with Kanye West. Apart from singing, T Pain’s wealth also comes from organizing concerts and other ventures such as the I Am T-Pain app for iPhone and taking film roles like in 2010’s Lottery Ticket.
Outside celebrity life, T Pain is a husband to Amber Najm since 2003 and a father of three.