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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,...

Tupac Controversy Author `Let Go' By The Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times writer forced to retract a story about a 1994 murder attempt on late rapper TUPAC SHAKUR has lost his job. Chuck Phillips has been `let go' by the newspaper during a...

Political Keys' Conspiracy Theories

R+B star ALICIA KEYS has blamed the U.S. government for the deaths of TUPAC SHAKUR and the NOTORIOUS B.I.G. The singer has lifted the lid on her political views and conspiracy theories in a new...

Newspaper Retracts Diddy Story

LATEST: The American newspaper that linked rap mogul SEAN COMBS to a gun attack on the late TUPAC SHAKUR has retracted the incriminating article. The Los Angeles Times ran an article on 17 March (08)...

Los Angeles Times Retracts P Diddy Allegations

The Los Angeles Times has retracted a story claiming the US rapper Sean 'P Diddy' Combs was involved in a 1994 shooting of fellow rapper Tupac Shakur.Last week the American newspaper retracted its claims and...

By on 07 April 2008

Diddy Still Upset By Times Article, Apology Not Enough

SEAN `DIDDY' COMBS is still considering taking legal action against the Los Angeles Times newspaper after an article linked him to a 1994 attack on rapper TUPAC SHAKUR. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chuck Philips claimed Diddy...

The Game's Manager To Sue The Times Over Tupac Murder Slur

Hip-hop svengali JIMMY ROSEMOND is to sue the Los Angeles Times over an article the newspaper printed linking him to TUPAC SHAKUR's murder. Rosemond, who manages the Game and Gucci Mane, was named in the...

Rosemond Wants Times Reporter Fired

LATEST: SEAN COMBS' former manager JIMMY 'HENCHMAN' ROSEMOND has called for the newspaper reporter who erroneously linked the pair to a gun attack on the late TUPAC SHAKUR to be fired. The Los Angeles Times...

Were Cutbacks The Cause Of News Fiasco?

Raising new questions about the ramifications of recent editorial cutbacks at broadcast and print news organizations, the Los Angeles Times acknowledged Wednesday that a story it published linking Sean "Diddy" Combs to the murder of...

Shakur Article Journalist Says 'Sorry'

LATEST: The American newspaper reporter who linked SEAN COMBS to a gun attack on TUPAC SHAKUR has issued an apology to the rap mogul over his fabricated story. The Los Angeles Times ran an article...

La Times Apologises For Diddy-tupac 'Shooting Story'

The Los Angeles Times has apologised to readers and Sean "Diddy" Combs after implicating the latter in the non-fatal shooting of late rapper Tupac Shakur.The author of the story and his supervising editor both admitted...

By on 27 March 2008

Diddy's Lawyer Speaks Out About Times Article

LATEST: SEAN COMBS' lawyer has attacked the publisher of the Los Angeles Times newspaper for ignoring a letter he sent, warning against running an article that linked the rap mogul to a 1994 attack on...

Tupac Report Was Based On Fake Documents

LATEST: A recent newspaper report linking SEAN COMBS to a gun attack on late rapper TUPAC SHAKUR is based on false documentation, it has been claimed. The Los Angeles Times ran an article on 17...

Reporter Defends Tupac Allegations

LATEST: The reporter who linked SEAN COMBS to a gun attack on late rapper TUPAC SHAKUR has refused to back down over the claims - insisting the story was factually correct. The Los Angeles Times...

Dr Dre: 'The Game Is The Next Tupac'

Hip-hop mogul DR DRE has compared rapper THE GAME to the late TUPAC SHAKUR - insisting the 29-year-old is just as talented as the deceased star. The legendary producer teamed up with The Game -...

P Diddy Hits Back At Tupac Shakur Shooting Rumours

P Diddy has criticised a newspaper article which claims he was behind the 1994 robbery and shooting of fellow hip-hop star Tupac Shakur.The rap star has called the Los Angeles Times article "beyond ridiculous" and...

By on 18 March 2008

Combs Slams Tupac Attack Claims

Rap superstar SEAN COMBS has hit back at a newspaper report linking him to a gun attack on TUPAC SHAKUR. The Los Angeles Times claims Combs and the Notorious B.I.G. were told of plans to...

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