UPDATE: After keeping fans waiting, Teddy P unveils the album cover for his oft-delayed fourth LP.
Earlier today, T-Pain took to Twitter to explain to his fans the reason for the hold up on his long-awaited fourth solo album RevolveR. According to the rappa-ternt-sanga, the only thing keeping him from releasing his album is a verse from Young Money superstar Drake. He also said that his collaboration with Drizzy will be the album's first single.
I know yall waitin on the album but the last thing I need is a verse from drake and the album is complete. So http://tl.gd/8ges6m
By the way the song with drake on it is the next sigle as well so that's why I haven't dropped a new single yet. Jus lettin you know
T-Pain also released a longer statement via TwitLonger explaining Drake's tardy verse in full.
"I know yall waitin on the album but the last thing I need is a verse from drake and the album is complete," he wrote. "So find drake and tell him to hurry the hell up and finish the verse Hahahahaaaa #twitterbomb." (TwitLonger.com)
Although it's been three years since T-Pain released his latest LP Thr33 Ringz, he has been occupying himself with a number of film and television projects in the meantime. Last year found the R&B sensation starring in Adult Swim's cartoon musical Freaknik: The Musical and the film Lottery Ticket alongside Bow Wow and Ice Cube. T-Pain is also slated to release a collaborative LP with Lil Wayne titled T-Wayne.
UPDATE: T-Pain has revealed the cover art for his upcoming album RevolveR, dropping December 6th.