“Dead and Gone” is a song by American hip hop recording artist T.I., featuring American singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake. It was released as the eighth single from T.I.’s sixth studio album Paper Trail (2008). Due to high digital downloads upon the album’s release, the song debuted on the Billboard Hot 100, before its official single release. The song marked the second collaboration between T.I. and Justin Timberlake, the first being hit single, “My Love”, from Timberlake’s second album FutureSex/LoveSounds (2006). T.I. and Timberlake performed this song at the 51st Grammy Awards. The song was later nominated twice at the 52nd Grammy Awards, for ‘Best Rap/Sung Collaboration’ and ‘Best Rap Song’.