Country Embraces Hip-Hop and Electronic Music, and There’s Nothing You Can Do About It

T-Pain did not visit Nashville to write country songs.

He was there on other business, but during the trip he wound up connecting with some of country music’s best-known songwriters like Rhett Akins and Dallas Davidson. He even did a little recording, including appearing on a massive No. 1 hit song for Luke Bryan last year.

You won’t find T-Pain on “That’s My Kind of Night” as the verse he recorded for didn’t make the final cut. But his name did: “Put in my country ride hip-hop mixtape/ Little Conway, a little T-Pain, might just make it rain,” sings Bryan in the song.

“I was on the song before the album came out,” T-Pain told Radio.com. “I did the third verse on it, and I did the bridge with Luke. Once the album dropped and I wasn’t on the song I was like, ‘Oh, I guess they changed their mind.'” But, he continued, “it’s all good. I brought my flavor to it and that was actually pretty cool. It happens.”

Read more on Radio.com.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 96.5 TIC FM – Hartford’s Best Variety

Price Chopper Supermarkets Presents Retail Food Rescue Program
Damon Scott's Charity Blog

Listen Live