T-Pain Net Worth in 2021

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T-Pain the famous singer, rapper, and songwriter have a net worth of $36 million as of 2021. His birth name is Faheem Rashid Najm.

In the music world, he is famous for the stage name of T-Pain. He is a Muslim by religion but he doesn’t believe in falling under any religious beliefs.

His birth name being Faheem Rashid Najm and he is also known by the name Teddy Penderazdoun and Teddy Verseti.

His Genres include R&B (Rhythm & Blues) and Hip Hop. Najm has been active in the music industry from the year 2004 and his first album Rappa Ternt Sanga was released in the year 2005.

He is an American singer who has won two Grammy Awards. T-Pain’s debut album aced the US Billboard reflecting his big bang entry in the music industry.

Also his debut single ‘Low’ received recognition as a 6x platinum by RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America).

He discovered his love for music at a very young age and even converted his bedroom into a recording studio.

T-Pain Net Worth and Overview

Net Worth$35 million
Date Of BirthSeptember 30, 1985
Age34 years
Height5’7’’ (1.73m)
Spouse(s)Amber Najm (m. 2003)
ChildrenLyriq Najm
Kaydnz Kodah Najm
Muziq Najm
Country Of OriginUnited States Of  America
Source Of WealthSinging Record Producing
Instagram Followers2.3 million
Twitter Followers1.2 million
Youtube Subscribers1.92 million
Last UpdatedDecember 2020

Early Life

T-Pain Early Life
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Faheem Rasheed Najm was born on 30 September 1985 in a Muslim family. Born and brought up in Tallahassee, Florida. He has been inspired by his father a lot.

Pain’s father was himself producing music work and Pain accompanied his father in his workplace. His dad took Pain to his studio where he minutely observed his sense of work.

All this lead him to create his mini studio. At the age of 10, he converted his bedroom into a studio that had a keyboard, a beat machine, and a four-track recorder.

When he was just three years old when his family friend gospel jazz artist Ben Tankard allowed him to be with him while in his recording studio and twist the knobs.

Career Highlights and Awards

T-Pain career highlights
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Early Beginnings

T-Pain was having it in his genes. His love for music was a gift to him from his father who was in the same field and allowed Pain to accompany him in his work.

While he was three, Pain got his first experience of working at a studio though it was just a small experience at a studio. He was allowed by Ben Tankard his family friend to join him at his studio and twist the knobs.

At the age of 10, he turned his bedroom into a mini recording studio. It all gave rise to his interest in music and eventually he joined the rap group ‘Nappy Heads; in the year 2004.

The year 2004 was a small beginning to his glorious career in the music industry. He recorded a cover version of Akon’s single ‘Locked Up’ as ‘I’m fucked Up.

Pain’s work didn’t go unnoticed by Akon and he offered Pain a deal to his label, Konvict Muzik. Akon also promised Pain a fruitful career in the industry while he received many other offers.

 Journey to Success

His first studio album was released in the year 2005 called ‘Rappa Ternt Sanga’. His other releases include ‘Epiphany’, ‘Revolver’, Thrr33, and Oblivion which were released later.

Pain is famous for using auto-tuning in his songs which has become a trademark for the singers in this field. The use of autotunes in his songs makes them unique and more melodious.

T-Pain has recorded with labels like RCA, Nappy Boy, Jive, and Konvict. Apart from that, he has worked with other singers like Ax, Fedez, Akon, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Rick Ross, and Benny Benassi.

He has made his entry not only in the music world but also in the film industry. He has appeared in films including ‘Freaknik’, ‘The Boss’, ‘Lottery Ticket’, ‘Ghostmates’, and ‘Furious 7’.

Awards and Recognition

T-Pain has a very inspiring journey which can inspire the youth. Due to all the hard work, T-Pain has a net worth of $35 million as of 2021.

  • 2 ‘Grammy Awards’
  • 2 ‘BET Awards’
  • BET  Hip Hop Award
  • BMI Urban Award
  • 3 ‘Ozone Music Awards
  • Teen Choice Awards
  • People’s Choice Award
  • Vibe Award

Personal Life

T-Pain personal life

T-Pain got married in the year 2003. His wife Amber Najm and T-Pain are together since then and have three kids including one daughter and two sons. He named his daughter Lyriq Najm. His sons are named Muziq Najm and kaydnz Kodah Najm.

Pain has very different thoughts and opinions. He has a very positive mindset and believes in change as change is the need of the hour. On the13th of April in the year 2013, he cut off his dreadlocks which were a part of his iconic looks.

He believes that one must try out new things and never fear change as those who keep sticking to constancy and fear change are crushed by the ones who accept change.

Pain is a trained drummer and keyboard player. He is an addict to games and has many tattoos. Most of his tattoos are either internet meme related or internet related.

T-Pain is a family man and is very close to his family. Once he canceled his schedule to headline Tufts University’s annual Spring Fling concert due to some personal obligation. It was later found his son’s birthday was the personal obligation to be met by him

Pain being an avid gamer is always streaming on Twitch. He met with a golf court accident in the year 2009. It was a day when he had a shoot scheduled for Lil Kim’s ‘Download’ song.

Due to the accident, he suffered cuts, bruises, and four missing teeth for which he even got an emergency dental treatment done. Despite this injury, he returned to perform after two days which reflects his dedication and respect towards work.


T-Pain Criticism
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T-Pain has been destined to witness glory in the music world due to his hard work, his interest in this field from an early age, and his dedication. But there is more to it except the glory.

He was once entourage out his premises and detained. It was because he refused to shorten his performance at Radio One’s Spring Fest Concert in Miami.

The Concert Officials stopped his performance and he was chased by the police.

In June 2007 he was arrested for driving with a suspended license. He ended up behind the bars in November. At first, he was held without bail but later Pain was released after three hours.

What Is T-Pain’s Net Worth in 2021?

T-Pain has a net worth of $35 million as of 2021. T-Pain’s net worth is the collective contribution of his singing, rapping, and career as a songwriter and a record producer.

He has a net worth of $35 million which reflects his success in the career chosen by him. His net worth is good enough to sustain him a luxurious life. Pain is a positive-minded person who accepts change wholeheartedly and doesn’t fear change.

T-Pain is very much dedicated to his career and respects his work but at the same time, he makes time for his family and has been seen cancelling his performances for special family occasions.

Interesting Facts About Him

T-Pain Facts
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  1. In his initial music journey he was part of a rap crew called Nappy Heads.
  2. T-Pain being his stage name, his name by birth is Faheem Rasheed Najm.
  3. He has a record label of his own by the name ‘Nappy Boys Entertainment found in the year 2005.
  4. His first studio experience was at the age of three when one of his family friend called Pain to accompany him in his studio.
  5. Pain’s father is also of the same field as Pain.
  6. T-pain had his own mini studio at the age of 10 when he turned his bedroom into a studio with beat machine, keyboard and a four track recorder.
  7. His stage name is derived from Tallahassee Pain, Tallahassee being the place he was brought up. Through this name he describes the pain he went through.
  8. Pain was raised Muslim but he doesn’t have religious beliefs.


T-Pain has worked really hard on his childhood dream and has seen success throughout the journey. He belongs from Tallahassee and his stage name T-Pain Is derived from Tallahassee Pain which describes his struggle to come out of his hometown and rise as a star.

His journey has indeed been successful as T-Pain has a net worth of $35 million which shows his hard work and success. His attitude says it all as he is a person who wants to grow constantly without the fear of coming out of his comfort zone.

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