After debating two different titles — Kill the King and Trouble Man: Heavy Is The Head — T.I. revealed to Billboard that he chose a variation of the second selection.
"This is the first project where I'm talking about things that I've experienced before that I'm not necessarily experiencing now, 'cause I'm not doing a whole lot of partying. I do a little bit, but not a lot ... nothing like when I was in that life." - MTV