The Chainsmokers’ Drew Taggart reveals rapper T.I. punched him in the face over kiss on the cheek

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The Chainsmoker’s Drew Taggert has confessed to a little tussle with T.I.¬†

On Tuesday, one-half of the EDM-pop duo took to the group’s TikTok platform and revealed that he gave the rapper a kiss on the cheek, for which the rapper responded by punching him in the face.

‘T.I. just literally punched me in the face,’ Taggart, 32, confessed in the clip as band mate Alex Pall laughs in the background. ‘We’re in a vibe and I, like, gave him a kiss on the cheek‚ÄĒ it was totally my fault.’

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Laughing about it all: Drew Taggart was laughing while re-telling the story of kissing T.I. and then being hit in response

Taking responsibility: The Chainsmokers star also admitted the kiss and punch incident with T.I. was 'all my fault'

Taking responsibility: The Chainsmokers star also admitted the kiss and punch incident with T.I. was 'all my fault'

Tussle: The Chainsmokers star Drew Taggart took to TikTok and revealed to his bandmate that rapper T.I. punched him in the face after he gave him a kiss on the cheek

Off the top of the one-minute video, Taggart could be seen hanging out with T.I. in a crowded club as people danced to the pulsing music.

The two artists were posing for photographs, sometimes side-by side, and chatting just before things went south.

The clip quickly transitions to inside a moving vehicle, where Taggart admits to Pall that he kissed T.I. and that he responded by punching him in the face.

‘I was totally my fault,’ Taggart quickly adds.

The musician continued, ‘And he was like, “Don’t do that.” And I was like, “OK,” He pushed me off and I was like, “Alright, my bad.”‘

Club vie: Off the top of the one-minute video, Taggart could be seen hanging out with T.I. in a crowded club recently, at time posing side-by-side for photos

Club vie: Off the top of the one-minute video, Taggart could be seen hanging out with T.I. in a crowded club recently, at time posing side-by-side for photos

Club vie: Off the top of the one-minute video, Taggart could be seen hanging out with T.I. in a crowded club recently, at time posing side-by-side for photos

Partying: Revelers could be seen dancing to the music while Taggart and T.I. hung out

Partying: Revelers could be seen dancing to the music while Taggart and T.I. hung out

Partying: Revelers could be seen dancing to the music while Taggart and T.I. hung out

Feeling fine: At one point, Taggert turned towards the camera and gave a hand gesture

Feeling fine: At one point, Taggert turned towards the camera and gave a hand gesture

Feeling fine: At one point, Taggert turned towards the camera and gave a hand gesture

The incident: During their time in the club, Taggart confessed to kissing the rapper on the cheek after 'feeling the vibes way too hard', for which T.I. responded by hitting in the face

The incident: During their time in the club, Taggart confessed to kissing the rapper on the cheek after 'feeling the vibes way too hard', for which T.I. responded by hitting in the face

The incident: During their time in the club, Taggart confessed to kissing the rapper on the cheek after ‘feeling the vibes way too hard’, for which T.I. responded by hitting in the face

The Chainsmokers star reiterated, “He punched me in the face, and I was like, “I’m sorry,” and he was like, “Alright cool, we’re good’, which got a laugh from the both of them and another person in the car.

Taggart would go on to share that this was ‘the weirdest interaction ever.’¬†

He again took responsibility for the incident, saying, ‘T.I. is fully in the right here.’

‘I was feeling the vibes way too hard and I kissed T.I. on the cheek,’ he added, which got everyone to laugh all at once again. ‘And he punched me in the face for it! It‚Äôs fully fine.’

Joking mood: In the one-minute TikTok clip, Taggart laughed much of the time he re-told the story to his bandmate Alexander 'Alex' Pall while bing driven in a car

Joking mood: In the one-minute TikTok clip, Taggart laughed much of the time he re-told the story to his bandmate Alexander 'Alex' Pall while bing driven in a car

Joking mood: In the one-minute TikTok clip, Taggart laughed much of the time he re-told the story to his bandmate¬†Alexander ‘Alex’ Pall while bing driven in a car

Finding it humorous: Pall was also laughing while Taggart shared the details of the kiss and punch incident

Finding it humorous: Pall was also laughing while Taggart shared the details of the kiss and punch incident

Confessional: 'I was totally my fault,' Taggart said of the incident

Confessional: 'I was totally my fault,' Taggart said of the incident

Storytelling: The two members of The Chainsmokers laughed as Taggart shared: ‘We’re in a vibe and I, like, gave him a kiss on the cheek‚ÄĒ it was totally my fault’

Taking responsibility: The musician again took responsibility for the incident, saying, 'T.I. is fully in the right here'

Taking responsibility: The musician again took responsibility for the incident, saying, 'T.I. is fully in the right here'

Taking responsibility: The musician again took responsibility for the incident, saying, ‘T.I. is fully in the right here’

The following day T.I. (born Clifford Joseph Harris Jr.), 41, addressed the incident in an Instagram Live session not long after waking up and finding the clip that was sent to him. 

Laughing with a smile on his face, he joked how ‘Y’all need me in the news cycle. Yeah man, I’m convinced every three weeks it’s something else.’

‘First of all, I love The Chainsmokers,’ he began as he rummaged through his cupboards in his kitchen for tea.

‘I have nothing negative to say, we just had to work through some stuff and we worked through it,’ the Live Your Life star says, adding, ‘We got to a much better place – you dig.. I have nothing but good things to say about them. Good guys.’

He continued on by sharing that he ‘doesn’t want to go into details’ about the incident, but stopped when he burst out laughing again.

Reaction: The following day T.I. (born Clifford Joseph Harris Jr.), 41, addressed the incident in an Instagram Live session not long after waking up and finding the clip that was sent to him

Reaction: The following day T.I. (born Clifford Joseph Harris Jr.), 41, addressed the incident in an Instagram Live session not long after waking up and finding the clip that was sent to him

Reaction: The following day T.I. (born Clifford Joseph Harris Jr.), 41, addressed the incident in an Instagram Live session not long after waking up and finding the clip that was sent to him

Finding it funny: The rapper laughed at how silly he though the whole incident was and joked how people need him in 'the news cycle'

Finding it funny: The rapper laughed at how silly he though the whole incident was and joked how people need him in 'the news cycle'

Morning rise: The Georgia native was rummaging through his cupboards in his kitchen looking for tea during his reaction video

Morning rise: The Georgia native was rummaging through his cupboards in his kitchen looking for tea during his reaction video

Keeping it generic: T.I. never specifically mentioned the kiss or punch in the clip

Moved on: 'I think the most important thing to take away is afterward, we had a drink, we took a shot, and we moved on,' the Live Your Life star said of the incident

Moved on: 'I think the most important thing to take away is afterward, we had a drink, we took a shot, and we moved on,' the Live Your Life star said of the incident

Moved on: ‘I think the most important thing to take away is afterward, we had a drink, we took a shot, and we moved on,’ the Live Your Life star said of the incident

‘There’s really not too much more to the story that would you have already heard,’ he explained once he stopped giggling.¬†

While continuing to make his tea, he explained: ‘I think the most important thing to take away is afterward, we had a drink, we took a shot, and we moved on,’ he said.

And while T.I. never specifically mentioned the kiss or punch in the clip, he did say Taggart just took things too far and he didn’t want any ‘sugar’ from him.

‘Love The Chainsmokers, they make great music, you know,’ T.I. said. ‘I would love to have you guys on ExpediTIously if you can find the time to just sit down and chop it up. I’d love to kick it with you if y’all got some time on your hands. Let’s catch a vibe.’

More love: T.I. went on to share his love for The Chainsmokers again and that he would love to have them on his' ExpediTIously if you can find the time to just sit down and chop it up... Let's catch a vibe'; they are seen in Carson, CA in June 2022

More love: T.I. went on to share his love for The Chainsmokers again and that he would love to have them on his' ExpediTIously if you can find the time to just sit down and chop it up... Let's catch a vibe'; they are seen in Carson, CA in June 2022

More love: T.I. went on to share his love for The Chainsmokers again and that he¬†would love to have them on his’ ExpediTIously if you can find the time to just sit down and chop it up… Let’s catch a vibe’; they are seen in Carson, CA in June 2022