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T.I.

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T.I. was born Clifford Joseph Harris, Jr. on September 25, 1980, in Atlanta, Georgia, to Violeta Morgan and Clifford "Buddy" Harris, Sr. He is also known as T.I.P. and "Rubberband Man". T.I. is from the streets of Westside Bankhead Zone 1 in Atlanta. His original stage name, T.I.P., it stems from his childhood nickname "Tip", given by his grandfather. He later changed it to T.I. out of respect for label mate Q-Tip. He was dubbed "the Jay-Z of the South" by Pharrell Williams, T.I. gradually established himself as one of rap's greatest and most successful MCs during the early 2000s. T.I. has been active with helping the community especially with Hurricane Katrina relief efforts, T.I. worked with troubled youths at Paulding Detention Center in Atlanta, provided scholarships for single parent families at Boys and Girls Clubs. He has had successful movies roles such as: ATL (2006) and most notably American Gangster(2007) along side Denzel Washington.  See full bio on IMDb »

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T.I. -- Oprah Knows I'm Not Sexist!!!

T.I.
Oprah Knows I'm Not Sexist!!!

T.I. didn't mean to be sexist when he said women weren't fit to be president ... he was just engaged in what he's now calling "barbershop talk" delivered for shock value. Tip made another attempt… READ MORE >

Oprah -- T.I.'s Not Down For a Female Prez? Child Please!!! (VIDEO)

Oprah
T.I.'s Not Down For a Female Prez? Child Please!!!

Oprah Winfrey can't believe T.I. said women aren't fit to be President of the United States -- which he did -- but she's got a quick lesson for him on politics.  O was walking out of CBS in… READ MORE >

- 259 days ago
T.I.'s Wife Tiny -- My Husband's Sexist ... Sometimes (VIDEO)

T.I.'s Wife Tiny
My Man Is Sexist ... Sometimes

T.I.'s wife says her husband is old fashioned, and yes ... sometimes sexist when it comes to recognizing the capabilities of women. Tiny was leaving LAX Tuesday when we asked her about T.I.… READ MORE >

- 259 days ago
T.I. -- There's No Way I'm Voting for Hillary Clinton ... Chicks Are Too Emotional (VIDEO)

T.I.
No Way I'm Voting for Hillary ... Chicks Are Too Emotional

9:40 AM PT -- T.I. is already issuing a mea culpa. He says, "My comments about women running for president were unequivocally insensitive and wrong.  I sincerely apologize to everyone I… READ MORE >

- 260 days ago
T.I. -- Woman Goes Crazy in Rapper's Restaurant -- Taken Away in Restraints

T.I.
Woman Goes Crazy in Rapper's Restaurant Taken Away in Restraints

T.I. had a real lunch special Friday ... a customer so angry, so out of control, cops had to come, restrain her in a gurney and take her away. A woman showed up at around 2:30 pm and at first… READ MORE >

- 271 days ago
Iggy Azalea To T.I. -- The Breakup Was Mutual ... AND YEARS AGO!!!

Iggy Azalea To T.I.
Breakup Was Mutual ... AND YEARS AGO!!!

T.I. isn't fessing up about his breakup with Iggy Azalea ... because the plug was pulled long, long ago, and it was mutual ... so say sources connected with Iggy. Iggy had been… READ MORE >

- 286 days ago
T.I. -- Iggy Azalea Ain't My Problem Now

T.I.
Iggy Azalea Ain't My Problem Now

There's only so much T.I. can do -- the rapper and music mogul has cut ties with Iggy Azalea after standing up for her time and time again. T.I. went on Ebro in the Morning on NYC's Hot 97, and… READ MORE >

- 286 days ago
T.I. -- Come to My New Restaurant ... Eat a Meatloaf Cupcake! (VIDEO)

T.I.
Come to My New Restaurant Eat a Meatloaf Cupcake!

T.I. is pushing the frontiers of cuisine in his new ATL restaurant, where meatloaf cupcakes are on the menu. We got T.I. Monday at Equinox in L.A., and he gave us the lowdown on Scales 925, what… READ MORE >

- 316 days ago
Mariah Carey, Justin Bieber, French Montana, T.I. Join Forces in Song -- 'Why You Mad?'

Mariah, Justin, French, T.I.
Join Forces in Song 'Why You Mad?'

Mariah Carey has been secretly recording a new song that we think will blow you away. She went to a recording studio in Hollywood last week and laid down tracks with French Montana and T.I.… READ MORE >

- 326 days ago
Meek Mill -- I Wasn 't Lyin' ... Drake Really Did Get Peed On!

Meek Mill
I Wasn't Lyin' Drake Really Did Get Peed On!

1:30 PM PST -- Sources close to both T.I. and Drake say the culprit was a heavily intoxicated friend of T.I.'s who peed himself. The pee unintentionally got on Drake's shoe and… READ MORE >

- 334 days ago

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