Although Tupac's life was tragically cut short at the age of 25, he was able to have a prolific career, ripe with songs that demonstrated his range from social activist to party animal.
As many know, Tupac Amaru Shakur and Jada Pinkett-Smith had a friendship that we will never all the details, but when know it was strong. Pinkett-Smith took to Instagram with a message to the late rapper, wishing him what would have been his “Happy 50th Birthday”, while sharing one of the many letters/poems she alluded […]
So to celebrate the life of Tupac Amaru Shakur, the homies from the Some Dude... Podcast hit their listeners to send them their favorite B-Sides and Album Cuts to celebrate his 50th birthday. Check out their picks here.
“Keep your friends close, and your enemies closer.” It’s a powerful quote whether you attribute it to Sun Tzu, Machiavelli – the philosopher or the warrior-poet formerly known as Tupac before his death – or the Godfather himself Michael Corleone. And one that begins to mean more and more to me each day as I […]
Today, the official trailer for the Tupac Biopic ALL EYEZ ON ME has been released and you can view it right here at SFPL! The film is set to hit theaters on June 16, 2017. The biopic will also be closing out this year’s American Black Film Festival (ABFF) on June 17. Directed by Benny […]
A video posted by JmacGlobal (@jmacglobal) on Jun 15, 2015 at 9:51pm PDT Just sitting here readying for the rain and it’s so quiet before the storm you can hear a pin drop. The lack of noise inspires clarity, and anytime the first big squall of the season threatens to roll across the […]
The production of the the Tupac Shakur biopic, “All Eyez on Me” is up and running again after a brief halt of production and a change of directors since the biopic came about. Now, with the project on the move, we know who is playing Tupac’s mom, Afeni Shakur. Afeni was a political activist and […]
Photo courtesy of Jada Pinkett Smith Facebook Everyone has those moments of clarity, hurt, self-reflection, intense thought, humility, gratitude etc. Actress Jada Pinkett Smith openly shares her moment of self-reflection and internal conflict on her Facebook page. She emotionally highlights lost friends she misses in her open letter. Check it out below. I’m having […]
Recently some tapes were released with conversations between 2Pac and Sanyika “Monster” Shakur in which Pac laid out his plans for a whole new utopia in…
17 years ago today we lost one of the most prolific rappers and iconic figures in the history of music. Tupac Shakur passed away from gunshot wounds he received while riding down the Las Vegas strip on the night of September 7, 1996. Listen to this exclusive RIP Tupac mix by your homie, “The General” […]
What is a hip hop “LEGEND”? Do you measure it by the financial success a rapper has thru his/her career? Do you calculate albums sold? Do you add how an artist lyrics made you feel? Well Tupac Shakur (June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996) 2 Pac sold over 75 million records. For years after he […]