Tupac News

 
  • Cover of Tupac Broadway Musical "Holler If You Hear Me" To End After Just Six Weeks
    The Broadway musical loosely based off Tupac's life will be short-lived. "Holler If You Hear Me", which was inspired by the late Pac, hit Broadway this past June, but reports now say that musical will come to end after just six weeks of performances, with the last show on Sunday.
  • Cover of Jermaine Dupri On Chris Brown: "He's Gonna Be More Famous Than Tupac"
    Hot 97's Miss Info has been breaking stories left and right at her BET Awards press table.
  • Cover of Chuck D Shares Hand-Written Letter From Tupac
    Over the weekend, Chuck D of Public Enemy took to Twitter to share a personal letter he received from Tupac while the rapper was locked up. Along with tweeting the image, the OG wrote, "Letter from PAC but you should've seen mine."
  • Cover of A Look At The Life Of Tupac Shakur
    Today Tupac would have been 43. Tragically, Shakur's life was cut short at the age of just 25 after being shot in Las Vegas. Years on, Tupac is still treasured as a legend in hip hop for his outstanding discography clocking up 11 album and 44 singles. 
  • Cover of Cop Says Tupac's Last Words Were "F*ck You"
    It’s hard to believe that this upcoming September will mark the 18-year anniversary that Tupac Shakur was shot and killed in Las Vegas, Nevada. After all these years, details still remain unknown about the case or investigation. 
  • Cover of Lil Boosie Says "Touchdown 2 Cause Hell" Is The Best Double Disc Album Since "All Eyez On Me"
    Lil Boosie has certainly been a hot topic since his release from prison in January. While the Baton Rouge rapper has been steadily releasing tracks since becoming a free man, the majority of the hype falls upon his upcoming album, Touchdown 2 Cause Hell.
  • Cover of Isaiah Rashad Reflects On TDE, Names Jay-Z Above Tupac And Biggie
    Isaiah Rashad has been making waves since his inception as a member of Top Dawg Entertainment, where he raps among the label's impressive roster, including recent classics like Kendrick Lamar.
  • Cover of Top 10 Biggie Collaborations
    If a rapper’s collab. roster is any indication of his talent as an artist, The Notorious B.I.G. reached an astounding level of respect from his peers in his career.
  • Cover of Cinematic: 10 Rappers With Films About Their Lives
    Over the years many rappers have ventured into acting and usually watching them act on the big screen is excruciating or downright funny. But sometimes there are rare gems where that rapper surprises you and goes beyond expectations to show off a stellar performance.
  • Cover of Wale Tattoos Biggie & Tupac On His Legs
    Tattoos are a big part of hip-hop culture, we've seen many rappers pay homage to their favorite artists or notable figures by way of their tattoos. Drake tatted Aaliyah on himself (as well as his dad's mugshot), while Game paid respects to Trayvon Martin and Nate Dogg, among others, this past year with new tattoos.
  • Cover of John Singleton Back On To Direct Tupac Biopic
     After falling off the project two years ago, John Singleton is back in his rightful position. According to Variety, the director behind the famous "Boyz N The Hood" film has just signed back on to not only direct, but to re-write and produce the forthcoming biopic on Tupac Shakur.
  • Cover of T.I. On Doe B's "Why": "I Haven't Heard Anything As Eerie Since Makaveli"
    The tragic passing of Doe B heavily affected artists and fans alike, but T.I.--head of the late rapper's Hustle Gang crew--has been the most vocal, even eulogizing Doe at his funeral last month.
  • Cover of Cast & Crew Of "Juice" Share An Oral History Of The Film
    The movie "Juice" remains a classic when it comes to hip-hop dramas/gangster flicks, even, or perhaps especially, 22 years later. With the 22-year anniversary being today, January 17th, MySpace decided to go in-depth with the surviving actors and creators of the film to get the oral history of "Juice."
  • Cover of Musical Based On Tupac Shakur's Songs To Premiere On Broadway [Update: Musical Hits Broadway In June]
    As reported by Playbill, it seems Tony Award nominee Kenny Leon is directing a new musical based on Tupac Shakur's body of work. The musical will be called "Holler If Ya Hear Me," the title taken from a track on 'Pac's 1993 album Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z.
  • Cover of 2Pac Was Invited To Audition For The Role Of A Jedi Master In "Star Wars: Episode 1"
  • Cover of Tupac Biopic Slated To Begin Filming In Spring 2014
     It appears that the long-awaited Tupac biopic will officially start filming soon. Producers/financiers Morgan Creek and Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films announced plans to begin work on the film for this Spring.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar Shares Vision He Had Of Tupac When He Was 21
    The other day we saw Kendrick Lamar's Man of the Year GQ cover. The magazine has dubbed Kendrick Rapper of the Year, and along with the title came an interview with the West Coast MC. 
  • Cover of Game Explains Why He Posted A Photoshopped Photo Of Him & Tupac
    The Game posted a photo earlier this week on his Instagram of him and Tupac, but it was quickly revealed that the photo was photoshopped.  This brought some backlash from people that thought the Compton rapper was trying to dupe fans into thinking he had met 'Pac before his untimely death. 
  • Cover of Suge Knight Says Tupac Deserves Star On Walk Of Fame, Disses Jimmy Iovine
    Suge Knight has a pretty villainous repuation in hip hop, and not in a good way. A big part of the reason Suge has been demonized is because of his rumored role in the death of Tupac Shakur.
  • Cover of Jimmy Henchman Sentenced To Life In Prison
    After being found guilty of all charges back in June, Jimmy "Henchman" Rosemond's sentencing was made official this week. The former music exec was served with a life sentence in Brooklyn federal court yesterday.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar's Grammy Interviews, Talks Influence Of Dr. Dre & Tupac
    Kendrick Lamar sat down for a series of one minute interviews with the Grammys speaking on various subjects.  
  • Cover of Tupac's Mom Suing For $1.1 Million Over Unpaid Royalties
    Even though Tupac has passed away, his estate is still making money off his albums' royalties. According to one of the administrator's of Pac's estate though, who happens to be his mother, they're not receiving all the royalties they should be.
  • Cover of Tupac Biopic Headed To Production
     Seventeen years after his untimely death, Tupac Shakur will be resurrected onto the big screen in a new biopic.   
  • Cover of Tupac Photo Gallery: 17 Years Since His Death
    Today marks the 17-year anniversary of legendary emcee Tupac Shakur's death. Pac passed on September 13th in 1996 at the age of 25 after a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas left him hospitalized. We all know the story of his death, so we won't focus on that. Let's focus on his legacy.
  • Cover of Heat's Haslem & Bride Walked Aisle To A Tupac Track
    Long time Miami Heat forward, Udonis Haslem, took the plunge with his long time girlfriend, and college sweetheart, Faith Rein, at the end of August. The two had been together for 14 years, and endured many hardships including unplanned pregnancy, long-distance, and a rocky start to Haslem’s pro career, with many of
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