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Tyson's 'Biggest Regret' Is Not Smoking Weed With Shakur

Boxing legend MIKE TYSON's biggest regret in life is refusing to smoke weed with late pal TUPAC SHAKUR before he died.The former professional fighter struck up a close friendship with the hip-hop star in the...

Shakur Film Will Detail Rapper's Last Day

TRAINING DAY director ANTOINE FUQUA's much-anticipated movie about TUPAC SHAKUR will concentrate on the rapper's last day.The hip-hop hero was gunned down and killed in Las Vegas in 1996 and the new film will feature...

Tupac Biopic Gets Oscar-nominated Scriptwriters

Tupac Shakur's biopic will be written by Oscar-nominated scriptwriters. The movie - which is being directed by 'Training Day' filmmaker Antoine Fuqua - will be written by Stephen J. Rivele and Chris Wilkinson, who both...

Shakur's Mother 'Touched' By Dear Mama Honour

TUPAC SHAKUR's mum is proud the rapper's heartfelt hit DEAR MAMA has been picked for preservation in U.S. archives, insisting the tribute track "speaks" to all mothers.The late star, who was shot dead in 1996,...

Tupac And R.e.m.'S Classic Songs Added To U.s. Library

TUPAC SHAKUR's song DEAR MAMA and R.E.M's track RADIO FREE EUROPE have been declared American national treasures - the records will be added to a U.S. archive of culturally significant recordings.The songs are among 25...

Star-studded Show To Mark Tupac's Birthday

Rappers RICK ROSS, TOO SHORT and BUN B have signed up to perform at a star-studded benefit concert to honour the late TUPAC SHAKUR.The hip-hop icon was gunned down in 1996, aged just 25, and...

Lil' Cease Wants Biggie & Tupac Killers Brought To Justice

Rapper LIL' CEASE has called on U.S. crimefighters to revamp their efforts in solving the murders of hip-hop icons NOTORIOUS B.I.G. and TUPAC SHAKUR - more than a decade after their deaths.Shakur, professionally known as...

Fuqua Working On Tupac Biopic

TRAINING DAY director ANTOINE FUQUA is bringing slain rap legend TUPAC SHAKUR's life story to the big screen.The star's mother, Afeni Shakur, has been locked in a bitter battle with film production company Morgan Creek...

Shakur's Mother Charged With Drug Possession

TUPAC SHAKUR's mother has been charged with drug possession.Afeni Shakur, who oversees her slain son's estate, was arrested on 16 April (10) in North Carolina. In addition to felony possession of marijuana, Shakur has also...

Rapper Apache Dies

Rapper APACHE, who has worked with hip-hop stars TUPAC SHAKUR and FAT JOE, has died from an undisclosed illness.The star, who rose to fame as part of Queen Latifah's Flavor Unit crew, passed away on...

Tupac, Bassey And Muse Are Vatican Favourites

Rapper TUPAC SHAKUR, legendary singer DAME SHIRLEY BASSEY, and rockers MUSE have been named as the Vatican's favourite artists.The Roman Catholic institution, headed by Pope Benedict XVI, was asked to chose 12 tracks to form...

Kim Kardashian's African Adoption Plan

Kim Kardashian joked about going to Africa to win a place on 'The Oprah Winfrey Show' The US socialite said she is really upset by the recent announcement that the iconic talk show host is...

Tupac's Poetry And Prose Archived At Atlanta University

Slain rapper TUPAC SHAKUR's writings are to be archived by scholars in Atlanta, Georgia.Officials at the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation, including the late rapper's mother, have teamed with experts at the Robert W. Woodruff Library...

Tupac's Film Fight Heading To Court

A battle over the movie rights to late rapper TUPAC SHAKUR's life story is heading to trial - the case will be heard next year (10).The star's mother Afeni Shakur has been locked in a...

Rebirth For Death Row Rap Acts

Fans of TUPAC SHAKUR are set for a birthday treat in 2010 thanks to the publishing company which has picked up the late rapper's Death Row back catalogue.Bosses at music publisher EverGreen have signed a...

Naughty By Nature Mark Shakur's Birthday

Hip-hop trio NAUGHTY BY NATURE paid tribute to TUPAC SHAKUR during their concert in New York this week to mark what would have been the late rap legend's 38th birthday.Rappers Treach and Vin Rock took...

Tupac's Birthday To Be Marked With Benefit Concert

Late rap legend TUPAC SHAKUR will be honoured on his birthday with a star-studded benefit concert organised by his mother AFENI SHAKUR.The hip-hop icon was gunned down in September 1996, aged just 25, and his...

Tupac's Lost Film Script To Be Made Into A Movie

A screenplay tragic rapper TUPAC SHAKUR wrote during a 1995 prison stint is to hit cinemas in 2010. The prolific star penned Live 2 Tell as a starring vehicle for himself, according to Vibe magazine, but...

Shakur's Mother Countersues Film Company

The mother of TUPAC SHAKUR is suing a film production company for alleging she backed out of a deal to sell the rights to the late rapper's life story for a movie adaptation. Amaru Entertainment, which...

Rap Boss Knight Admits Assaulting Girlfriend

Hip-hop mogul Marion 'Suge' Knight has pleaded guilty to beating his girlfriend in Las Vegas last year.The Death Row Records founder was detained in August after punching Melissa Isaac while holding a knife, following a...

By on 19 February 2009

Shakur's Mother In Legal Row

The mother of TUPAC SHAKUR is facing legal action after allegedly backing out of a deal to sell the rights to the late rapper's life story for a film adaptation. Amaru Entertainment, which is run by...

Rap Mogul Suge Knight Hospitalised After Fight

Marion 'Suge' Knight has been admitted to an Arizona hospital after sustaining facial injures in a fight at a hotel.The Death Row Records founder was involved in a brawl at the W hotel in Scottsdale...

By on 17 February 2009

Death Row Sold For $18 Million

The assets of SNOOP DOGG and TUPAC SHAKUR's former record label have been sold at auction for just $18 million (GBP12 million). Death Row went under the hammer on Thursday (15Jan09) and was sold to...

Lopes' Duet With Tupac To Be Released

An eerie new duet between dead stars LISA 'LEFT EYE' LOPES and TUPAC SHAKUR is to feature on the tragic TLC star's posthumous solo album. Lopes, who lost her life in a 2002 car crash...

Tupac Producer Johnny J. Dies In Los Angeles Jail

TUPAC SHAKUR producer JOHNNY JACKSON has died in an alleged suicide at a California prison. The beatmaker, also known as Johnny J., was serving time in Los Angeles County Jail on a driving under the...

Magazine Names Tupac 'Most Overrated'

Editors at U.S. magazine Blender have sparked controversy among hip-hop fans by naming legendary rapper TUPAC SHAKUR the most overrated artist in music. The late California Love hitmaker, who was gunned down in 1996, is...

Hip-hop Stars Auction Off Jewels For Charity

Fans of rap icons LL COOL J, NOTORIOUS B.I.G. and TUPAC SHAKUR can own a piece of hip-hop history when the music legends' jewels go up for auction next month (Oct08). Hip-Hop's Crown Jewels will...

Rap Boss Suge Knight Arrested On Assault Charges

Suge Knight has been arrested on assault and drug charges after being allegedly "violently beating" his girlfriend.The Death Row Records founder, real name Marion, was jailed after punching an unnamed woman while holding a knife,...

By on 28 August 2008

The Game Pays Macabre Tribute To Dead Rap Icons

Rapper THE GAME has paid a macabre tribute to his hip-hop heroes TUPAC SHAKUR, EAZY-E and the NOTORIOUS B.I.G. in a new song - by stepping into their shoes for the last 10 minutes of...

Tupac's Jaguar Up For Auction

A luxury car previously owned by late rapper TUPAC SHAKUR has been put up for sale online. The California Love star's 1995 green convertible Jaguar - which featured in one of Shakur's last music videos,...

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