"Ball"

On the new single off his forthcoming Trouble Man, T.I. – whose post-prison enterprises have included a crime novel and a role in the cable drama Boss – barrels for the dance floor, elbows flying. As contained and confident as ever, T.I. doesn't so much elaborate on the song's slogan ("This club so packed/These ho's so drunk") as let you know how at home he feels.

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From The Archives Issue 1169: November 8, 2012