Contact Us

DTP Rapper Shawnna Signs with T-Pain’s Nappy Boy Records

ShawnnaAuto-tune King T-Pain just leaked a track called ‘Dope,’ from his forthcoming album ‘RevolveR,’ featuring Chicago rapper Shawnna. The long-overlooked female MC begins her verse by announcing that she is the newest signee to Pain’s Nappy Boy imprint, rhyming “It ain’t no secret that lyrically I’m the reason Nappy Boy had to put me on their team.”

Shawnna’s signing is surprising. It comes on the heels of the announcement that the long-awaited ‘Battle of the Sexes’ album, a collaboration between Shawnna and Ludacris which has been in the works for years, will be released on Ludacris’ Disturbing Tha Peace label.

Shawnna and Ludacris first collaborated on Luda’s 2000 single ‘What’s Your Fantasy,’ and have worked together ever since. She’s appeared on both DTP group albums, and has released two solo albums through DTP/Def Jam, ‘Worth tha Weight,’ and ‘Block Music.’

Regarding the status of Shawnna’s label, XXL reports that a DTP rep assured them that the ‘Battle of the Sexes’ album is “still a priority” though there is still no scheduled date for the release.

Nappy Boy records said that they had “no comment,” when asked about the signing.

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://theboombox.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on The Boombox quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on The Boombox quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!