T.I. Talks Music, Guns & Prison On ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

T.I. appeared on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ in Hollywood the other night. The rapper had a laugh after getting a pat down from Jimmy’s first guest Sharon Osbourne before discussing his machine gun purchases, serving time in Arkansas – which he called “the armpit of America”, meeting some “real cool cats” behind bars, getting hit up for jobs by the other prisoners, teaching a self enrichment class during his stay, his new album and the collaborations on the disc, and whether his career benefitted from the prison time.

The interview and a skit where T.I. played “Magnum T.I.” has since been removed at YouTube.

T.I. Talks About Where LeBron James Should Go

T.I. stopped by KIIS FM to sit with DJ Skee and discuss LeBron James’ free agency on his first day on the market, and what he thinks about the 2 time MVP heading to the Chicago Bulls (while wearing a Bulls Hat), the Cleveland Cavaliers, or his hometown Atlanta Hawks. “My personal opinion, for LeBron to be LeBron, he has to go somewhere that hasn’t won a ring,” T.I. said about reports having James heading to the Bulls. “For him to go to New York and get them a ring, that means something. That’s your town. Now, if you go to Chicago, you’ve got to win 7 rings in order to [match Michael Jordan].” Watch the brief clip via YouTube below.

T.I. Leaving CNN’s Hollywood Studio

T.I. was spotted leaving the CNN studio in Hollywood, California last week after his interview on ‘Larry King Live’. Asked if he had any advice for young rappers, he said, “Be passionate about everything you do at all times.” Watch Hollywood.tv footage below.

T.I. Calls Prison A “Humbling Experience”

T.I. was spotted around 5th Avenue in New York City on April 22nd. The rapper told the audience at Guys and Dolls in LA last month that his time behind bars was a “humbling experience,” adding, “I’m so happy to be with all of you tonight, ad I cannot thank you enough for being here.”

The image provided by Bauer Griffin has since been removed.

T.I. ‘I’m Back’ Video

T.I. is out with the video to his new single ‘I’m Back’, the first release since being released from prison. The song is the lead single off the Atlanta rapper’s seventh studio album ‘King Uncaged’, in stores August 17th via Grand Hustle/Atlantic. TrackSlayerz, the production duo who are credited for production on the song stated that it was “T.I. swatting at haters and assuming his rightful position atop the game after spending time behind bars.” Watch it via YouTube below.

The image provided by Bauer Griffin has since been removed.

T.I. Talks About New Album & Prison Time

T.I. has a brief new video at his YouTube channel as the Atlanta rapper readies his new album for an August 24th release. T.I. talked about feeling better than he’s ever felt, not writing too much while he was in prison, how the new album is different than ‘Paper Trail’ in many ways being more about feelings and more aggressive at this point. Watch the brief commentary below.

T.I. ‘I’m Back’

T.I. released his new single ‘I’m Back’ on Monday (March 8). The rapper is was released to a halfway house in December on his gun possession sentence and will be officially released on March 26th. The rapper’s new album is set to be released August 24th. “I appreciate the support and how hard I was going in during the brief hiatus… I don’t take it lightly,” T.I. told reporters on a conference call. “This marks a special day for us, because we putting out the first song off the album – not an official first single, just something to keep the streets warm. It’s properly entitled ‘I’m Back.’ It’s a lot of things that needed to be spoken on. In my absence, it was a lot of things that went down, a lot of matters that needed to be addressed. This was the greatest platform for me to do it. It was the first song I did when I came home. You get me fresh out the box going in. I’m sure you guys will enjoy it.”

T.I. ‘Hell Of A Life’ Video

T.I. 'Hell Of A Life' music video

T.I. is out with the video to his new single ‘Hell Of A Life’, off the Atlanta rapper’s unreleased reissue ‘Paper Trail: Case Closed’. Watch the Erik White directed video via YouTube below.

T.I. ‘Remember Me’ Video Ft. Mary J. Blige

T.I. is out with the video to his new single ‘Remember Me’, featuring Mary J. Blige, from the Atlanta rapper’s shelved re-release ‘Paper Trail: Case Closed’. Watch the Jessy Terrero directed video below.

Dwight Eubanks Hints That Two Top ATL Rappers Are Gay

Dwight Eubanks, co-star of ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’, recently visited with Wendy Williams on WBLS, where he claimed some Atlanta area artists were gay. Though they weren’t talked about by name, the title of a clip on Wendy’s YouTube channel identified them as T.I. and Ludacris. Listen via YouTube below.