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us: T. I., 1980-


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Harris, C. (Clifford), 1980-
    • us: Harris, Clifford J., 1980-
    • us: I., T., 1980-
    • us: T. I. P., 1980-
    • us: TI, 1980-
    • us: Tip, 1980-
    • us: Harris, Tip, 1980-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1980-09-25
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Atlanta (Ga.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcgft) Rap (Music)
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Singers
            (lcsh) Philanthropists
              (lcsh) Rap musicians
                (lcsh) Actors
                  (lcsh) Authors
                    (lcdgt) Rappers
                • Use For

                • Earlier Established Forms

                    T. I. (Rapper)
                • Sources

                  • found: T. I. (Rapper). Trap muzik [SR] p2003: label (T.I.) insert (C. Harris)
                  • found: All music guide WWW site, Oct. 29, 2003 (T.I.; b. Atlanta, GA; southern rapper)
                  • found: Atlantic Records WWW site, Oct. 29, 2003 (T.I.; 22 years old)
                  • found: React WWW site, URL: http://www.reactmag.com/features/ti.php, Oct. 29, 2003 (interview with T.I.: T.I. not initials; his name is tip [sic], originally spelled out as T.I.P. when he was signed to LaFace, but after company merged with Arista he was asked to change his name because of its similarity to Q-Tip)
                  • found: AllHipHop.com WWW site, Oct. 29, 2003 (T.I., also known as Tip)
                  • found: U.S. copyright file, Oct. 29, 2003 (TI)
                  • found: OCLC database, Oct. 29, 2003 (hdgs.: T.I. (Rapper); T. I. (Rapper); T. I. (Musician))
                  • found: U.S. copyright file, Oct. 25, 2004 (TIP; Clifford J. Harris; TI)
                  • found: Wikipedia, Sept. 1, 2006 (T.I.; b. Clifford Joseph Harris, Jr., Sept. 25, 1980, Atlanta, Ga.; American rapper, actor, and philanthropist)
                  • found: All music guide WWW site, Mar. 31, 2011 (T.I.; real name Clifford Harris; b. Sept. 25, 1980; Atlanta, GA)
                  • found: Trouble & triumph, 2012: t.p. (Tip "T.I." Harris) jacket flap (A work of fiction written with his collaborator, David Ritz)
                  • notfound: T.I. WWW site, URL: http://www.trapmuzik.com, Oct. 29, 2003 (no biography accessed)
                • LC Classification

                  • PS3620.I2
                • Change Notes

                  • 2003-10-30: new
                  • 2017-02-04: revised
                • Alternate Formats