– Despite what Snoop Dogg might say, rapper T-Pain thinks people need to get over their homophobia. Hopefully the “Buy You A Drink” rapper is right: maybe attitudes about homosexuality are changing in the hip hop world. [Advocate]
Taylor Swift and T-Pain teamed up last night at the Country Music Television awards in Nashville. Instead of the typical sex/money/cars crap, this song succumbs to a different kind of stereotype. Taylor, sounding a little shrill, talks about baking cookies, knitting, and other things that women supposedly do. T-Pain saves all the good lyrics for himself and gives Taylor lines like, “I ain’t got a gun. I never really been in a club. Still live with my parents, but I’m still a thug!” Why are they rapping at a country music awards show anyway?
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