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Tupac Shakur Inspired Rapper Yg To Go Back To School

Rapper Yg felt inspired to go back to school after listening to music by late hip-hop icon Tupac Shakur.On Monday (02Feb15), the Who Do You Love hitmaker was one of the panelists at a question...

Tupac Shakur Exhibition To Open At Grammy Museum

An exhibition commemorating the life of late rapper Tupac Shakur is to open at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles next month (Feb15).The Changes hitmaker's belongings, including clothes, cassettes and handwritten notes, will be displayed...

Tupac Shakur Biopic To Begin Filming In June

The long-delayed Tupac Shakur biopic is slated to begin filming in June (15).The film about the late rapper was initially scheduled to start production in 2011, but it was delayed due to a lengthy legal...

Suge Knight Knows Who Shot Him

Suge Knight says he knows who shot him at Chris Brown's party last month.The 49-year-old music producer, who was shot six times at the 'Loyal' hitmaker's pre-bash for the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) at...

Nas Thought Notorious B.i.g And 2 Pac's Deaths Would Spark The End Of Rap

Nas worried that the untimely deaths of Notorious B.I.G and 2 Pac would spark the end of rap music. The 'Hate Me Now' hitmaker - who has been involved in a long-running feud with fellow...

Holler If You Hear Me Star: 'Show Should Have Toured Before Broadway'

Broadway's Tupac Shakur musical Holler If Ya Hear Me failed because producers refused to build up anticipation for the show with a national tour, according to star Saul Williams.The production, based on Shakur's music, closed...

Broadway: Urban Rap Musical Inspired By The Lyrics And Poetry Of Tupac Shakur Closes

The musical “Holler If Ya Hear Me” is being pulled from Broadway less than one month after the show’s official opening at the Palace Theatre. Poor reviews, a terrible box and no real plan for...

Tupac Shakur Broadway Show Pulled After Brief Run, Due To Failing Profits

A Broadway musical may just be one of the strangest venues for a Tupac tribute. Audiences, who went to see Holler If You Hear Me seem to think so too and the musical has now...

Tupac Shakur Musical To Close On Broadway

Broadway's Tupac Shakur musical Holler If Ya Hear Me is to close early due to disappointing ticket sales.The stage show, based on the music of the late rapper, officially opened at New York City's Palace...

Other Activities Aside, The Cia's Twitter Account Is Pretty Hilarious

Whoever runs the CIA’s new Twitter account really wants to convince the world that the agency is fun, quirky, down with the cool kids and not at all a slightly scary government organization. Cue their...

Tupac's Death Explored In New Tv Documentary Series

Tupac Shakur's death is set to be investigated again as part of a new Tv documentary.National Geographic Channel bosses will explore the rapper's 2006 slaying as part of the series The '90s: The Last Great...

Beyoncé And Jay Z Flash Justin Bieber's Mugshot On Tour

Beyoncé and Jay Z displayed Justin Bieber's mugshot during the opening of their 'On The Run' tour. The couple have sparked controversy after they poked fun at the 20-year-old singer at their Miami concert on...

Show To Go On For Tupac Shakur Musical

Producers behind Tupac Shakur musical Holler If Ya Hear Me have dismissed reports suggesting the Broadway show is to close less than two weeks after its official opening.The stage show, based on the music of...

Chuck D Shares Letter From Tupac

Public Enemy star Chuck D has shared a letter slain rapper Tupac Shakur sent him while he was serving time in a New York prison.Written in September, 1995, Tupac was responding to a letter of...

Lana Del Rey's Tattoos Cure Her Lonliness

Lana Del Rey's tattoos help her feel less lonely.The 'Born To Die' singer has revealed she recently got 'Nina & Billie' inked across her chest because having the names of her jazz influences and favourite...

Tupac Musical Holler If Ya Hear Me Draws Mixed Reviews

A new Broadway musical based on the songs of late rap icon Tupac Shakur has drawn mixed reviews following its official opening on Thursday (19Jun14).Acclaimed director Kenny Leon, who won a Tony Award earlier this...

Second Tupac Shakur Biopic In The Works

A second biopic about the late Tupac Shakur is set to be developed by the rapper's cousin.Filmmaker John Singleton is working with the Dear Mama hitmaker's mother, Afeni Shakur, on a long-awaited movie about the...

Tupac Shakur’S Final Words Were “F*ck You” To A Cop

Tupac Shakur's death is surrounded by mystery, but for his devoted fans, a recent revelation would please them greatly.In 1996, the rap star was shot four times after attending a Mike Tyson boxing match in...

Tupac Shakur's Final Words Were 'F**K You,' Other Famous Last Words

The dying words of rapper Tupac Shakur have been revealed, 18 years after his death. The words were spoken to sergeant Chris Carroll, the policeman who questioned Shakur on the scene after the fatal shooting...

Tupac Shakur's Final Words Revealed

Tupac Shakur's final words were reportedly 'f**k you'.The late rapper, who died from injuries sustained in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas in September 1996, is said to have sworn at police officer Chris Carroll,...

So, Tupac Shakur's Final Words Were A Big "F*ck You" To Cops

Finally, fans of Tupac Shakur breathe a sigh of relief. No, we still don't know the identity of his killer - and we probably never will - but at least we know the rapper's last...

Tupac Shakur Swore At Cop As He Lay Dying

Legendary hip-hop star Tupac Shakur used his last words to swear at a police officer as he lay dying in the cop's arms.The Changes hitmaker suffered multiple bullet wounds when he and his Death Row...

Tupac Shakur, Now Michael Jackson. Are Hologram Performances The Future?

So, the King of Pop performed at Sunday night’s Billboard Music Awards. Yes, you heard us right and no, there’s not a new King of Pop who has finally claimed the late Michael Jackson’s crown....

Saul Williams To Star In Tupac Musical

Singer/actor Saul Williams has been tapped to lead the cast of a long awaited stageshow inspired by the music of late rapper Tupac Shakur.Williams will star alongside Tony Award-winner Tonya Pinkins, Christopher Jackson and Ben...

Iggy Azalea Defends Biggie Smalls Remake

Iggy Azalea has defended her Biggie Smalls remake.The 23-year-old hitmaker worked with singer Keyshia Cole and sampled the late rapper's 1997 posthumous release 'Mo Money Mo Problems' and Iggy insists it wasn't meant to be...

Amy Winehouse To Get Hologram Treatment?

Amy Winehouse could perform a posthumous tour - as a hologram.Billionaire Alki David is plotting a world tour for the tragic 'Back to Black' singer using 3D computer technology and a backing orchestra.The entrepreneur will...

Which One Of These Actors Should Play Tupac?

18 years after the murder of Tupac Shakur the rapper will be bought back to life, this time not by a hologram projector but by an actor. The Tupac biopic is finally in the works,...

Idris Elba Is Many Things, But Is A Rapper One Of Them?

Idris Elba is plenty of things, but unfortunately a natural born rapper is not one of them. The Thor: The Dark World actor has been critically acclaimed for his recent roles, including winning the Golden...

Is Radler's New Dead Celebrities Beer Advert Hilarious, Bad-taste...Or Both? [Video]

A new European beer commercial from the Radler brand has caused controversy across the world in countries where the advert's dark sense of humour doesn't sit well. The television commercial shows a bunch of dead...

Former The Outlawz Member Turns Coffee Shop Owner

One of Tupac Shakur's former The Outlawz bandmates has embarked on a new career as a coffee shop owner in Saudi Arabia.New Jersey native Mutah Beale, who rapped under the stage name Napoleon, has relocated...

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