Tyrese Says TGT Wouldn’t Make 2nd Album, Tank Sets The Record Straight
The ‘Tyrese, Ginuwine, Tank’ trio’s debut reached No. 1 but they failed to follow up with a sophomore record.
Fans love a good supergroup if artists can make them work, and there was much enthusiasm for TGT. When R&B superstars Tyrese, Ginuwine, and Tank became a trio, their fans were excited about the future. The first appeared together back in 2007 on a remix of one of Tank’s singles and because they were friends outside of the industry, it was expected that their collaboration would move forward without a hitch. They were set to tour in 2007 but hit snags that caused delays, and because they were all signed to different labels at the time, they struggled to coordinate.
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However, in 2012, the trio reunited and the following year, they released their debut album, Three Kings. The record reached the No. 1 spot on Billboard‘s Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart, and while that is quite the accomplishment, a second album didn’t follow. For years, TGT fans have been anticipating their sophomore effort, and Tank has given the world a hint as to why it has yet to materialize.
During the most recent Verzuzbetween the Isley Brothers and Earth, Wind, & Fire, Tyrese hopped in the comment section and was amazed that these iconic groups have been together for decades. “50 years!!!!! I couldn’t even get a second album out of TGT lol,” Tyrese wrote. The Shade Room reposted a screenshot of the remark and Tank decided to respond.
“He means we couldn’t get a second album out of him [sideways crying laughing emojis],” Tank penned in the comments. Maybe they’ll be able to get things squared away for future projects. Back in 2015, Ginuwine called Tyrese a “wack little boy” for announcing their split online. Check out the post below.