It appears Lil Wayne’s Young Money Records has added more fire power to its formidable roster, with the signing of Tallahassee, Florida rapper/singer/producer, T-Pain.
According to Cash Money/Young Money’s official jeweler, Gabriel Jacobs of Rafaello & Co, he recently completed a new, purple and black, oversized, diamond and ruby encrusted Young Money pendant for T-Pain.In an exclusive clip on VladTv.com, Jacobs showcased T-Pain’s latest piece of jewelry, which has over 200 karats in rubies and 300 karats in diamonds, also had T-Pain’s Nappy Boy logo embossed around the edges.
The pendant by itself is worth $45,000 and when worn with the ruby/diamond encrusted chain, T-Pain will be walking around with about $100,000 worth of jewelry around his neck.
T-Pain was originally signed to Akon’s Konvict Muzik imprint. He released his last three albums including his last release, Thr33 Ringz, via Jive/Zomba.