T.I., Paper Trail
* * * ½ (out of four) FORTHRIGHT DECLARATION
T.I. may be staring at a year in prison, but he's not letting that curb his swagger. The Atlanta rapper's new album, "Paper Trail," finds him chastened but unbowed after pleading guilty this spring to federal weapons charges.
Rather than use this opportunity to bemoan his fate, he owns up to his mistakes, takes haters to task and declares the ordeal will make him stronger. He does it with his usual lyrical flair, which already has...Full Story