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Jailed Thug Confesses To Tupac Shakur Robbery On The Eve Of Rapper's 40th

Police have a new lead in Tupac Shakur's murder investigation thanks to an incarcerated man who has confessed to the 1994 robbery of New York's Quad Studios, which sparked the feud between the rapper and...

Antoine Fuqua Leaves Tupac Shakur Biopic To Helm Eminem's Boxing Movie

Filmmaker Antoine Fuqua has walked away from a Tupac Shakur biopic to direct a new boxing movie starring Eminem, according to reports.The Training Day director was set to tell the life story of the slain...

Arctic Monkeys Made More English By The Us

Arctic Monkeys singer Alex Turner says living in America only made him "more English".The 'Don't Sit Down 'Cause I've Moved Your Chair' hitmaker had a stint living in New York, where he wrote the band's...

Hackers Confess To Tupac Alive Hoax

A group of online hackers has confessed it is responsible for a hoax story suggesting rapper Tupac Shakur is alive, which blasted through cyberspace over the weekend (29May11).The group, known as Lulz Boat, attacked Pbs...

Badu To Join Rap Talent For Tupac Shakur's 40th Birthday Celebrations

Hip-hop's hottest talents are joining forces to stage a special concert in honour of late rap idol Tupac Shakur's 40th birthday next month (Jun11).R&B singer Erykah Badu will appear at the show alongside rappers Bun...

Soulja Boy For Tupac Biopic?

Soulja Boy has been approached to play Tupac Shakur in a biopic about the late rapper.The 20-year-old star - real name DeAndre Cortez Way - is "thinking" about taking part in the project, which would...

Soulja Boy Wanted For Tupac Movie

Rapper Soulja Boy has been asked to audition for the role of Tupac Shakur in a new biopic of the tragic hip-hop star.Soulja Boy, 20, has already signed up to appear in a remake of...

Tupac Shakur's Screenplay Set For Big Screen

A screenplay written by slain rapper Tupac Shakur has been given the green light to be made into a movie.Live 2 Tell, which the hip-hop star wrote while he was in jail on weapons charges,...

Notorious B.i.g Murder Records Released

The Notorious B.I.G's murder was the subject of an Fbi investigation on both coasts of the U.S. with agents looking to determine whether Los Angeles police were involved in the rapper's death. Notorious B.I.G was...

Movie Bosses Searching For Tupac Shakur Biopic Star Online

Movie producers have launched an online hunt to find an actor to play slain rapper Tupac Shakur on the big screen.The hip-hop hero was gunned down and killed in Las Vegas in 1996 and the...

Eminem Pays Tribute To Nate Dogg

Eminem has paid tribute to Nate Dogg, saying his music "will never be replaced".The singer - best known for his 1994 hit 'Regulate' featuring Warren G - died unexpectedly on Tuesday (15.03.11) and Eminem has...

Nate Dogg Dies

Nate Dogg has died aged 41.The singer - real name Nathaniel D. Hale - passed away unexpectedly last night (15.03.11) in Long Beach, California. While the cause of his death is not presently known, he...

Tupac Shakur's Mother's Drug Case Postponed Again

Tupac Shakur's mother will have to wait another three months before facing court over a drug possession charge - the case has been delayed for a third time.Afeni Shakur, who oversees her dead son's estate,...

The Notorious B.i.g Killed 14 Years Ago Today

The Notorious B.I.G was shot and killed 14 years ago today (9th March 2011)The Notorious B.I.G, the influential American rapper born Chistopher Wallace and also known as Biggie Smalls, died 14 years ago today after...

Bow Wow Begs For Tupac Movie Role

Rapper/actor BOW WOW is campaigning for a role in the new TUPAC SHAKUR biopic.The young star has taken to Twitter.com to beg director Antoine Fuqua for a part in the upcoming film. He writes, "I...

Fuqua On The Hunt For Newcomers To Play Pinkett And Jones

Moviemaker ANTOINE FUQUA is on the hunt for talented unknowns to portray JADA PINKETT and QUINCY JONES' daughter KIDADA as he attempts to put slain rapper TUPAC SHAKUR's life on the big screen.Insiders close to...

Suge Knight Arrested But Not For Tupac Murder

SUGE KNIGHT, the 45-year-old former Death Row Records CEO, was arrested on 4th December 2010 but not for the murder of rapper TUPAC, as was widely speculated on the Internet. Hip-hop blogs and the social...

Black Eyed Peas Sued

Black Eyed Peas are being sued by funk legend George Clinton. The singer and songwriter filed a multi-million dollar copyright infringement lawsuit in California over remixes of the band's 2003 song 'Shut Up', which he...

Bob Marley's Son Tell His Story

Bob Marley's son has written a book called 'Dear Dad'.Ky-Mani Marley was just five when his father died in 1981, but was locked out of the reggae star's estate and alongside his mother, Anita Belnavis,...

First Authorised Tupac Biography In The Works

The official life story of slain rap legend TUPAC SHAKUR is heading to bookstores, more than 14 years after his tragic murder.Author Kevin Powell has won the approval from the star's mother, Afeni Shakur, to...

Jackson Remembers 'Sweet' Shakur

JANET JACKSON still misses her late POETIC JUSTICE co-star TUPAC SHAKUR, insisting the "sweet" rapper wasn't always the tough guy he portrayed through his music.Jackson made her film debut alongside Shakur in the 1993 romance,...

Willow Smith Listens To Tupac

Willow Smith's favourite rapper is Tupac Shakur. The 10-year-old 'Whip My Hair' singer, daughter of actors Will Smith and Jada Pinket-Smitt, likes rappers as well as pop stars, naming the 'California Love' hitmaker - renowned...

Willow Smith's Favourite Rapper Is Tupac Shakur

Willow Smith's favourite rapper is Tupac Shakur. The 10-year-old 'Whip My Hair' singer, daughter of actors Will Smith and Jada Pinket-Smitt, likes rappers as well as pop stars, naming the 'California Love' hitmaker - renowned...

Kelly: 'Best Of Both Worlds Was Intended For Tupac'

R&B star R. KELLY has stunned the hip-hop world by revealing his BEST OF BOTH WORLDS concept album was planned as a collaboration between himself and late rap hero TUPAC SHAKUR.Kelly teamed up with Jay-Z...

Ice Cube's Authentic West Coast

Ice Cube claims gangster rap which doesn't come from the US West Coast is not "authentic". The veteran rapper and actor said his forthcoming album 'I Am The West' will see him return to the...

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...

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