T.I.

How the deaths of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling moved rapper T.I. to action

How the deaths of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling moved rapper T.I. to action

T.I. is known for his hits like “Big Things Poppin” and “Whatever You Like” that keep the party going. Born Clifford Harris Jr., the 36-year-old rapper has also found success in film and reality television over his 16-year career.

But after 2016’s string of fatal police shootings, T.I. seized the socially conscious movement, speaking out against the injustices he sees against the black community.

Last December, the rapper released “Us or Else: Letter to the System,” a politically charged album dedicated to issues such as police brutality and...

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