By Leah Greenblatt
Updated September 22, 2009 at 04:27 PM EDT

Tallahassee rapper T-Pain, the man so identified with Auto-Tune that he’s got his own iPhone app for it, has a new track, “Dope” — with only negligible bits of his habitual synthoid pitch corrector. Listen below:

Did Jay-Z kill his spirit, or is T just entering a new phase on his upcoming album? More importantly, do you like it?

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