A letter written by Tupac Shakur during his 1995 stay at New York’s Clinton Correctional Facility was auctioned off for $172,725. According to Ken Goldin of Goldin Auctions, the winner is famous and beat out a “popular entertainer” to take home a piece of ‘Pac’s legacy. The four-page letter titled “Is Thug Life Dead?” was written to Death […]

Suge Knight to Doctors: I’ll Die If You Remove My 2Pac Bullet Suge Knight is currently in a battle for both his health and his…

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A batch of previously unreleased works from Tupac Shakur is on the horizon thanks to a deal Afeni Shakur struck with JAM Inc. back in 2013. Billboard reports Afeni Shakur and the Shakur estate brought in Jeff Jampol’s Jam Inc. and Tom Whalley of Loma Vista Records for what was phrased as a “total reset” […]

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Fellow collaborators such as Kurupt, Snoop Dogg, and Shock G have spoke of Tupac Shakur’s work ethic and willingness to collaborate in the 18 years since his untimely death. A new series of handwritten letters being auctioned by Bonhams touches on that collaborative spirit and more. One letter, written to a friend of Shakur’s named […]

Whichever publicist told The CIA to join Twitter should get a raise. The government agency has revamped its secretive and scary image in a mere month since joining the popular social network. For their one month anniversary, The CIA decided to answer five of their most asked questions. One of them happened to deal with […]

Former music executive Suge Knight is still living i the past. He was spotted out and about in Los Angeles and a cameraman asks him how he’s doing and it turns into a rant about 2Pac being alive and how Diddy is a b*tch ass. What is this 1995? The former Death Row label head […]

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According to AllHipHop.com The musical based on the music of one Mr. Tupac Shakur has been given an official opening date on Broadway. Kenny Leon’s musical Holler If Ya Hear Me will begin previewing at New York City’s Palace Theatre on May 26th, and the official opening is scheduled for June 19th . The show was written by Todd Kreidler and the plot of the […]

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According to TMZ, former Hip Hop mogul Suge Knight let it be known that if Tupac doesn’t hurry up and get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame then there are going to be problems. Who said What? Yep you saw it correctly! We were literally befuddled when we say this story! But it […]

  When it comes to NY rap it doesn’t get more authentic than Jadakiss. As a member of The Lox and D-Block the Yonkers MC has set the standard for gutter, asphalt flavored lyricism since the late 1990s. With his city under siege of late with internal battles, verbal claims to the throne and appropriation […]

  It’s common knowledge that a mother will do anything in her power to fiercely protect her children. Seventeen years after his death, Afeni Shakur is still protecting the legacy of her son 2pac. She recently filed a lawsuit against a record company, claiming they owe her son’s estate upwards of $1.1 million in royalties. […]

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  According to AllHipHop.com  Frank Alexander, 2Pac’s former body guard who was present for the heyday of the Pac Death Row era, has passed away. Alexander was found dead in California and there are not a lot of known details surrounding the death. However, unconfirmed rumors are swirling that he took his own life. Alexander […]

Imagine you’re a successful actor whose appeared in Oscar nominated films and worked with some of the biggest stars in Hollywood and people barely know your name. Such has been the case with New Orleans thespian Anthony Mackie. Despite a star turn in the critically acclaimed 2009 war film “The Hurt Locker,” when people see […]