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T.I. & Lil Wayne Shoot "Ball" In New Orleans [PICS] **Updated w/ BTS Video

on September 30, 2012 - 11:00am

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The King of the South linked up with Lil Wayne in his hometown of New Orleans while shooting the video for “Ball.” The Southern MCs filmed scenes with the locals in the Hollygrove neighborhood, with cameos from Birdman, Mack Maine, Trae Tha Truth, and the song’s producer Rico Love.

“2 of today’s greatest… Love it or Hate it…. #Libralife #Ball #Hustlegang #YMCMB #youngrichniggashit,” tweeted Tip.

"Ball" will appear on Tip's upcoming album Trouble Man, due out December 18. Rap-Up was on hand to capture some photos from the set. Check out more after the jump, as well as part 2 of the BTS video!

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T.I. Will Join Battle Cypher @ BET Hip Hop Awards

on September 28, 2012 - 1:01pm

Look for Tip to try and re-assert his King of the South title with fire-breathing bars in this year's BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher! Check out a preview of the Grand Hustle cypher above, which include verses from T.I., B.o.B., Trae Tha Truth, Iggy Azalea and Chip. The show kicks off on Tuesday, October 9th, at 8pm/7c! Check out more info over at now!

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T.I. Chops It Up w/ Whoo Kid on Shade 45

on September 27, 2012 - 12:23pm

T.I. talks about Chief Keef's "I Don't Like" record, potential record with Missy Elliot, his thoughts on Kendrick Lamar, his new book Trouble & Triumph and what fans can expect from it, getting kinky with Tiny, the ratings on The Family Hustle, if his kid's get paid for being on the show, a secret verse for Andre 3000, why he's such a big fan of Eminem, the future of Grand Hustle and much more!

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Intimate Interview w/ Fuse TV

on September 25, 2012 - 9:29am

In the latest edition of Intimate Interview, T.I. tells us what his alternative job would be, the last time he got mad, his biggest fear as a child, the last junk food item he ate, his lack of swag in high school, his favorite TV show growing up, the last time he prank called someone, his favorite thing to do when he's at home and no one else is around, and why "Ted" brought tears to his eyes.

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T.I. Talks To The Breakfast Club About Possible Friction Between Him & Future, Whether He Dissed Rick Ross With The Line "Put Your Maybachs Up" & More

on September 21, 2012 - 1:27pm

Tip paid another visit to The Breakfast Club this morning and had quite a bit to talk about. They asked him about the notable friction between him and Future at a recent ATL concert, if he dissed Rick Ross in a recent tweet about his new Maybach Mulsanne, Trouble Man: Heavy Is The Head being the last album on his contract with Atlantic Records, his new novel Trouble & Triumph, Tiny's talk show Tiny Tonight, collaborating with Andre 3000, getting off probation and much more!