T-Pain & Usher Squash Auto-Tune Beef by Hugging It Out on Stage Looks like Usher and T-Pain have squashed their beef. In case you lost score, it started when T-Pain said Usher pulled him to the side on a flight and said he ruined music with auto-tune. Usher claimed to have apologized but it was later revealed in another interview that T-Pain said that apology never happened. At an afterparty thrown by Dave Chappelle in Atlanta the two men officially squashed their beef on stage. They took to the stage with T-Pain saying, I love you bro. I’m telling you, we ain’t going through nothing. It’s all love.