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Faheem Najm was born in Tallahassee, Florida to parents Shasheem Najm and Aliyah Najm. At the age of ten, Faheem reworked his bedroom into a studio and began composing music. Faheem graduated James S. Rickard's High School. He was part of the Tallahassee rap group Nappy Headz. In 2002, he founded his own label, Hard & B. and soon got singer Akon's ... See full bio »

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Known For

Ted
Ted Soundtrack
(2012)
Tropic Thunder
Tropic Thunder Soundtrack
(2008)
Magic Mike
Magic Mike Soundtrack
(2012)
Pitch Perfect
Pitch Perfect Soundtrack
(2012)

Filmography

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  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 2014 - 2016) (music - 1 episode, 2017)
- Ray Romano/Ruth Negga/Camila Cabello (2017) ... (music: "All I Do Is Win" - uncredited)
- Jim Parsons/J.J. Watt/The Avett Brothers (2016) ... (writer: "All I Do Is Win" - uncredited)
- Andy Samberg/Gigi Hadid/The Kills (2016) ... (writer: "I'm on a Boat" - uncredited)
- Donald Trump/Terrence Howard/Pharrell Williams (2015) ... (writer: "All I Do Is Win")
- Emma Stone/Robinson Cano/Keith Urban (2014) ... (writer: "All I Do Is Win")
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 2008 - 2016) (performer - 3 episodes, 2008 - 2009)
- Casey Affleck/Chance the Rapper (2016) ... (writer: "Finish Line/Drown")
- Bradley Cooper/TV on the Radio (2009) ... (performer: "I'm on a Boat" - uncredited) / (writer: "I'm on a Boat" - uncredited)
- Tim McGraw/Ludacris/T-Pain (2008) ... (performer: "Thr33 Rings", "Chopped & Skrewed")
- Michael Phelps/Lil' Wayne (2008) ... (writer: "Got Money')
- Jonah Hill/Mariah Carey (2008) ... (performer: "Migrate") / (writer: "Migrate")
  One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- "Ridin" by Chamillionaire (2016) ... (performer: "Bartender") / (writer: "Bartender")
 2016 The Boss (performer: "All I Do Is Win" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "All I Do Is Win" - as T-Pain)
 2015 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Into the Woods (2015) ... (writer: "I'm on a Boat" - uncredited)
 2015 Magic Mike XXL (performer: "All I Do Is Win" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "All I Do Is Win" - as T-Pain)
 2015 Glastonbury 2015 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Day 2: Part 2 (2015) ... (writer: "Good Life")
 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (writer: "Low", "All I Do Is Win")
 2015 The Mindy Project (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Stanford (2015) ... (performer: "All I Do Is Win" - uncredited)
 2014-2015 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- All-Star Batman and Robin #9 (2015) ... (as T-Pain, "Polka Face")
- Sinnamon #1 (2014) ... (as T-Pain, "Polka Face")
 2013 Channel 101's Top 10 Episodes of All Time (Documentary short) (performer: "I'm On A Boat")
 2013 Rap Critic Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 'Love Me' by Lil Wayne Feat. Drake and Future (2013) ... (performer: "Can't Believe It" - as T-Pain)
 2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 1: Performance Show (2013) ... ("Low") / (writer: "Low")
  Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 3 episodes, 2009 - 2013) (performer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Mac and Devin Go to High School (2013) ... (performer: "5 O'clock") / (writer: "5 O'clock")
- Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2009 (2010) ... (writer: "Blame It")
- Down (2009) ... (writer: "Low")
 2012 Pitch Perfect (writer: "Booty Wurk (One Cheek at a Time)" - as Faheem Rasheed Najm)
 2012 Ted (performer: "Kiss Kiss" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Kiss Kiss" - as Faheem Rasheed Najm)
 2012 Magic Mike (performer: "Booty Wurk (One Cheek at a Time)" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Booty Wurk (One Cheek at a Time)" - as Faheem Rasheed Najm)
 2012 Joyful Noise (writer: "I'm in Luv (Wit a Stripper)" - as T-Pain)
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #20.47 (2011) ... (performer: "5 O'clock" - uncredited) / (writer: "5 O'clock" - uncredited)
 2011 Madden NFL 12 (Video Game) (performer: "Boom" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Boom")
 2011 Conan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Silvery Thistles of St. Lispmoor (2011) ... (writer: "Hey Baby (Drop It to the Floor)" - uncredited)
 2011 Zookeeper (performer: "Low" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Low" - as T-Pain)
 2011 Music Nuggets (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 June 2011 (2011) ... (performer: "Boom" - as T-Pain)
 2011 Jumping the Broom (performer: "All I Do Is Win" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "All I Do Is Win")
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2011) (performer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Episode #18.110 (2011) ... (writer: "Boom" - uncredited)
- Episode #16.51 (2008) ... (performer: "One More Drink" - uncredited)
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Blame It on the Alcohol (2011) ... (writer: "Blame It (On the Alcohol)" - uncredited)
  Some Jerk with a Camera (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- The Country Bears (2011) ... (performer: "I'm On A Boat" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "I'm On A Boat")
 2010 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.40 (2010) ... (writer: "Move That Body")
 2010 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Season 3 Finale: Winner Revealed (2010) ... (performer: "All I Do Is Win")
- Top 20 Perform (2010) ... (performer: "All I Do Is Win")
 2010/I Lottery Ticket (performer: "All Your Bass", "Take Your Shirt Off" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "All Your Bass", "Take Your Shirt Off" - as T-Pain)
 2010 Step Up 3D (performer: "Take Your Shirt Off", "My Own Step (Theme from Step Up 3)", "This Instant" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Take Your Shirt Off", "My Own Step (Theme from Step Up 3)", "This Instant" - as T-Pain)
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (writer - 3 episodes, 2008)
- 2 of 6 Voted Off (2010) ... (performer: "My Own Step", "This Instant")
- Two of 14 Voted Off (2009) ... (performer: "Freeze")
- Results Show: Winner Announced (2008) ... (performer: "Boom") / (writer: "Boom")
- The Top Four Perform (2008) ... (performer: "Church") / (writer: "Church")
- The Top Eight Perform (2008) ... (performer: "Shawty Get Loose") / (writer: "Shawty Get Loose")
 2010 The Karate Kid (writer: "Low")
 2010 Sex and the City 2 (writer: "Language Of Love")
 2010 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2010: Auditions 2 (2010) ... (writer: "Low" - uncredited)
 2010 Melrose Place (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Stoner Canyon (2010) ... ("Take Your Shirt Off", uncredited)
 2010 Freaknik: The Musical (TV Movie) (performer: "Freaknik Is Back", "Save You", "Ghetto Commandments", "We Da Mob", "Beat Build")
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #1.113 (2010) ... (performer: "Low") / (writer: "Low")
 2010 Casino Jack and the United States of Money (Documentary) (writer: "SEND ME AN EMAIL" - as T-Pain)
 2009 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony (Video Game) (courtesy: "Go Hard" - as T-Pain) / (performer: "Go Hard" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Go Hard" - as T-Pain)
  Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Greg Pikitis (2009) ... (performer: "I'm In Love With a Stripper" - as T-Pain, uncredited) / (writer: "I'm In Love With a Stripper" - as T-Pain, uncredited)
 2009 Go Green Generation (Documentary short) (performer: "Change")
 2009 Dance Flick (performer: "Shawty Get Loose", "Got Money" - as T Pain) / (writer: "Shawty Get Loose", "Got Money")
  Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #1.42 (2009) ... (performer: "I'm on a Boat" - uncredited) / (writer: "I'm on a Boat" - uncredited)
 2009 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned (Video Game) (performer: "Go Hard" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Go Hard")
 2008 CSI: Miami (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Wrecking Crew (2008) ... (performer: "Got Money" - uncredited)
 2008 Tropic Thunder (performer: "Low" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Low" - as T-Pain)
 2008 Make It Happen (writer: "Shawty Get Loose")
 2008 Medium (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wicked Game: Part One (2008) ... (writer: "Good Life" - uncredited)
 2008 The Wire (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Late Editions (2008) ... (performer: "Bartender" - as T-Pain)
 2008 So You Think You Can Dance Australia (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 20 Perform (2008) ... (writer: "Kiss Kiss")
 2008 Step Up 2: The Streets (performer: "Low", "Church" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Low", "Church", "Lives in da Club" - as Najm Faheem)
 2007 Duas Caras (TV Series) (performer: "Kiss Kiss" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Kiss Kiss")
 2006 CSI: NY (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hung Out to Dry (2006) ... (writer: "U and Dat")
 2006 Save the Last Dance 2 (Video) (performer: "Dancefloor" - as T-Pain) / (writer: "Dancefloor" - as T-Pain)
 2006 Cover Art (TV Series short) (performer - 1 episode)
- T-Pain: I Don't Want to Be (2006) ... (performer: "I Don't Want to Be" - as T-Pain)
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Alternate Names:

Faheem Najm | T. Pain

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Trivia:

Sold a combined 5 million ring tones of "I'm N Luv (Wit a Stripper)" and "I'm Sprung". See more »

Trademark:

Auto-Tune

Nickname:

Nappy Boy See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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