T-Pain Reveals He Was Depressed For Four Years After Usher Told Him He 'F*cked Up Music'
This Is Pop , the Buy You a Drank singer explained that he was en route to the BET Awards and a flight attendant woke him up to say the Burn singer wanted to have a word with him. Usher was my friend, T-Pain said. I really respect Usher. And he said, Im gonna tell you something, man. You kinda fucked up music. Advertisement The Tallahassee native thought he was joking at first until Usher added, Yeah man you really fucked up music for real singers. I was like, What did I do? I came out and I used Auto-Tune. He was like, Yeah, you fucked it up. Im like, But I used it, I didnt tell everybody else to start using it. The conversation came years after JAY-Z publicly slammed autotune and called for the death of it on his Blueprint 3 single, D.O.A. But T-Pain says that very moment that started a four-year depression for me. I hate how the world did T-Pain.