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  1. Fat Joe & Dre Flip "Ambitionz Az A Ridah" For New...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Vibe

    ... and Joey Crack are back with their new 90s inspired track. The North Miami native and the face of Terror Squad flip Tupac's classic "Ambitionz Az A Ridah" single off All Eyez On Me into an inspirational record for naked hustlers everywhere. As the ...


  2. Xxxtentacion Blames Tupac And Biggie For Gun ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vibe

    Ever since Lil Yachty uttered the mumble heard around the world, the newest generation of rap artists have repeatedly shown a disconnect with hip-hop's "Golden Age" by stating they are better than the giant ghosts of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls-a blasphemous claim that now can be attributed as a quote from problematic sensation, Xxxtentacion. "Please don't compare me to Tupac," X begs during an interview with DJ Akademiks.


  3. My Muma s a T**t review: A funny, punchy, heartbreaking one-woman show ... ... ... ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Radio Times

    ... crazy" and joined a cult. Patsy Ferran plays the adolescent narrator who loves David Jason, trolls and the rapper Tupac. She detests her mum's boyfriend, who she nicknames Moron, and the self-professed spiritual guru who runs The Heal Thyself Centre ...


  4. USA examines infamous feud between Notorious B.I.G., Tupac and their 'Unsolved' murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | USA Today

    The USA anthology series looks at Tupac Shakur and Christopher 'Biggie Smalls' Wallace and two police investigations into their unsolved murders. Hip-hop artist Wavyy Jonez makes his acting debut playing Christopher "Biggie Smalls" Wallace in USA's 'Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G.' PASADENA, Calif.


  5. USA examines infamous feud between Notorious B.I.G., Tupac and their 'Unsolved' murdersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 9 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Christopher "Biggie Smalls" Wallace, aka Notorious B.I.G., inspired Wavyy Jonez to become a hip-hop artist. Now, he gets to play the late rap star in USA's Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G. .


  6. USA's 'Unsolved' Aims to "Humanize" Tupac and Notorious B.I.G.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Hollywood Reporter

    The drama, which delves deep into the murders of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls , premieres on February 27 on the network. Ahead of Unsolved 's debut, USA trotted out the cast and producers behind the series at the Television Critics Association winter press tour in Pasadena, Calif.


  7. Who Was Tupac Shakur?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Tupac Shakur was a rapper and activist who died in 1996, at the age of 25, after a fatal shooting in Las Vegas, NV. His legacy consisted of: Tupac's birth name was Lesane Parish Crooks, but his mom changed it to Tupac when she joined the Black Panther Party Thank you for subscribing! Please be sure to open and click your first newsletter so we can confirm your subscription.


  8. One Man's Journey From Hip-Hop Journalist to Creative Chief and Snoop Dogg PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Adfreak

    One of Ryan Ford's first projects with Cashmere was promoting Father Hood, an E! reality show focusing on Snoop Dogg's home life. brief meeting with Tupac at age 16, his experience Iowa's only hip-hop radio DJ in the early '90s or his time working on the first televised Brown and Black Presidential Forum for Democratic candidates to address young minority voters' concerns in 2000, Ryan Ford realized at a young age that he wanted to make his living at the intersection of hip-hop, politics and pop culture.


  9. 21 Savage is the Most Threatening Man in RapRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Miami New Times

    If there is any form of hip-hop that dominated 2017, it's emo rap. In the last year, a small but notable group of rappers influenced not simply by Tupac and Biggie, but also Paramore and My Chemical Romance, fusing trap beats with rock guitars and depressive lyrics, has emerged to great acclaim.


  10. 10 Things That Are Going to Be Problematic in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | The Weekly Standard

    ... rap: There's not a lot of gangsta happening these days, but for people who grew up on NWA and Snoop, Biggie, and Tupac, gangster rap never really went away. In 2017, the bar for what must be deemed politically incorrect, culturally appropriative, or ...


  11. BWW Review: HAMILTON, Victoria Palace TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... superb orchestrations from Alex Lacamoire ) rewards repeated engagement, jam-packed as it is with references - from Tupac, Ja Rule, Biggie Smalls and British Invasion pop to Rodgers and Hammerstein, Gilbert and Sullivan, Jason Robert Brown , ...


  12. FILA Releases Tupac-Inspired "All Eyez on Me" SneakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Hypebeast.com

    As seen in an iconic '90s photograph , Tupac had a lot of love for Grant Hill 's second signature sneaker. The FILA 96 , recently dubbed the 96GL , was worn by the basketball star and rapper alike and is due for a Tupac-referencing remodel.


  13. Eminem Uses Tinder--and Grindr?!--to Find DatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | E! Online

    ... " I used to watch the news, before it made me crazy. I don't know. I see movies," he says, adding that he saw the Tupac biopic, All Eyez on Me , twice. But, given his massive fame, he can't just go to the local multiplex. "I rent out the theater," ...


  14. Denver's Rap Scene Hasn't Embraced Chase's Positivity - " Yet?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Denver Westword

    ... school, he realized hip-hop could offer him a viable career path. "For sure, my biggest influence would have to be Tupac," Chase says. "I've always looked up to him since I was a kid - just in my life, the poetry leading to the music aspect. To me, ...


  15. Faith Evans Isn't Surprised Tupac Murder Weapon Mysteriously DisappearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | TMZ.com

    Faith Evans has low, LOW expectations when it comes to cops solving Tupac or Notorious B.I.G. 's murders -- so she's not shocked cops found, then lost, Pac's murder weapon. We got the R&B singer at LAX, where we broke the news about the Glock that's apparently vanished in a would-be transfer between cops in L.A. and Las Vegas.


  16. Music News The gun used in Tupaca s murder has mysteriously disappearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | NME

    The gun used in the murder of rap icon Tupac Shakur has reportedly disappeared after it was first discovered in a Compton backyard. A new US documentary entitled 'Who Killed Tupac' claims that the 40 caliber Gloc was found by an anonymous citizen in 1998, although the history of the weapon wasn't known when it was handed in to police.


  17. Usa Premieres Unsolved: the Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G., 2/27Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    USA Network will premiere UNSOLVED: THE MURDERS OF TUPAC AND THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G. on February 27 10/9c. The anthology series is a 10-episode, true crime anthology series that chronicles the dual police investigations of Detective Greg Kading and Detective Russell Poole into the controversial murders of two of the rap industry's most legendary players, Tupac Shakur and The Notorious B.I.G. .


  18. Tupac Murder Weapon Allegedly Found In 1998, But No One Knows Where It Is TodayRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2017 | WDVD-FM Detroit

    The murder of legendary rapper Tupac Shakur has been of mountainous, charged discussion, whereby a mere mention of his name ignites a surge of nostalgia and agitation. The nostalgia, of course, is for his overwhelming contributions to American rap, while the agitation is for his brutal murder in 1996.


  19. 2Pac Murder Weapon Was Recovered - But Now Mysteriously MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | HipHopDx

    Producers of the A&E show Who Killed Tupac? discovered a police document while working on the show that revealed the gun used to murder Tupac Shakur was discovered 19 years ago. According to TMZ, the .40 caliber Glock was found in a Compton, California backyard but it's currently unaccounted for.


  20. Tupac Shakur Murder Weapon 'was Found But Disappeared'Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2017 | WENN Blog

    The firearm used to kill the rapper Tupac Shakur in 1996 was found by police officers 19 years ago, but has since gone missing. According to TMZ.com, information found in documents unearthed by the producers of the TV documentary series Who Killed Tupac?, reveal a .40 caliber Glock weapon was found in a backyard in Compton, Los Angeles in 1998 and handed in to the police.