auto-tune

T-Pain Quits Using Auto-Tune, Creates ‘T-Pain Effect’
After recently revealing to the BoomBox that his long-delayed fourth album 'rEVOLVEr' will be pushed back until September 2011, Auto-Tune devotee T-Pain has announced that he's abandoning his trademark voice modification software.
"I'm done with Auto-Tune," T-Pai…
Ne-Yo Calls Auto-Tune Singers ‘Wack’
Ne-Yo recently spoke out regarding the overuse of Auto-Tune, the vocoder-like vocal effect popularized by artists like Akon and T-Pain. The 'Beautiful Monster' singer explained that the audio processor should be used to support singers by assisting their tired vocal chords during extended recording …
T-Pain to Leak ‘RevolveR’ Album
T-Pain, a once-unstoppable hit maker, now finds his trusty Auto-Tune on the outs with most music fans, and his label doesn't appear to be willing to put out a long-in-the-works album entitled 'RevolveR.' So, T-Pain plans on leaking his own album...
T-Pain and Jay-Z Squashed Auto-Tune Beef at the Grammys
Auto-Tune impresario T-Pain says that he and Jay-Z have finally settled their differences. The short-lived beef started when Jay dropped his Auto-Tune diss, 'D.O.A. (Death of Auto-Tune).' Though he claimed the single wasn't an attack against T-Pain for utilizing the vocal effect, Pain took offense t…
T-Pain Throws Funeral for Auto-Tune
Hip hop's answer to Andy Kaufman, T-Pain eulogized his favorite sound effect, the Auto-tune, at DJ Khaled's album release party on October 13.
Pain arrived at the party in his hearse (yes), blasting Jay-Z's 'D.O.A.,' the song which first called for the "death of auto…
T-Pain Apologizes to Jay-Z for Las Vegas Insult
Auto-tune king T-Pain wants no problems with Jay-Z, and he's gone out of his way to make that clear. Although Pain initially claimed to be a fan of Jay's 'D.O.A.' track, which called for the death of T-Pain's signature sound, the singer/producer called out Hov in a much disc…