Why Did Mr. T’s Singing Career Never Take Off? Posted on July 31, 2018August 6, 2018 by themushpodcast Can you have too much talent? That might be true in this case. Mr. T may be the most overlooked singing talent of his generation. We all know Mr.t from the A-Team, wrestling, cartoons and of course his tasty cereal. What some of you don’t know is that this guy had a set of pipes that could make a angry kitten purr. Why did his singing career never take off? No one really knows. Jealousy probably played a big role. No one likes to feel inferior. Let’s take a look at what could have been.