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  • New Broadway Tunes Soften Tupac’s Edge
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    New Broadway Tunes Soften Tupac’s Edge

    Three tracks from the new Broadway musical inspired by the music of late rapper Tupac Shakur, titled Holler If Ya Hear Me, have made their way online, but they aren’t quite as abrasive as Tupac’s original rhymes. The fresh and at times unintentionally amusing new takes on Tupac’s international hit California Love and posthumous single

  • Former Police Officer Reveals Tupac’s Last Words
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    Former Police Officer Reveals Tupac’s Last Words

    An ex-cop has revealed late rap icon Tupac Shakur‘s last words before he lost consciousness after he was targeted in an unsolved drive-by shooting. According to former Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Officer Chris Carroll, who was first on the scene, Shakur’s last words were “Fuck you.” “He looked at me and he took a breath

  • Saul Williams Cast As Lead In Tupac Musical
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    Saul Williams Cast As Lead In Tupac Musical

    American musician, actor and poet Saul Williams has been cast in the lead role for the forthcoming musical based on the music and life of rapper Tupac Shakur, titled Holler If Ya Hear Me. The musical, which is scheduled to begin previews on 29th May before opening on 19th June, is loosely based on Shakur’s

  • Profanity Study Concludes 2001 Was Rap’s Dirtiest Year
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    Profanity Study Concludes 2001 Was Rap’s Dirtiest Year

    When the Sugar Hill Gang‘s bouncy, light-hearted, almost saccharine 1979 single Rapper’s Delight, widely regarded as the song that helped popularise rap and hip-hop in the mainstream, was released, few could predict what the art form would turn into. But just how much dirtier is rap today? The folks at Best Tickets decided to have

  • Tupac Was Almost a Jedi
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    Tupac Was Almost a Jedi

    The world could have seen Tupac Shakur don the robes of a Jedi knight in Star Wars says one of the rapper’s former collaborators, who claims Tupac was preparing to audition for George Lucas himself for the Jedi role shortly before he was shot dead in Las Vegas on Sept. 13, 1996. A former employee

  • Tupac’s Mother Files Lawsuit Over Royalties
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    Tupac’s Mother Files Lawsuit Over Royalties

    Afeni Shakur, mother of late rapper Tupac Shakur, is suing the new owner of her son’s former record label for over a million dolalrs in unpaid royalties and demanding that master copies of unreleased material be handed over to her. Ms Shakur is the co-administrator of Tupac’s estate. Shakur filed the suit on Wednesday in

  • Tupac Shakur Musical Heading To Broadway
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    Tupac Shakur Musical Heading To Broadway

    The music of Tupac Shakur is being used as the basis for a new Broadway musical, Holler If Ya Hear Me, to be co-produced by the late rapper’s mother, Afeni Shakur, and set to debut in the 2013-2014 season. But the musical isn’t a biopic and won’t feature Tupac as a character, with director Kenny

  • Tupac’s Mum ‘Thrilled’ By Coachella Hologram
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    Tupac’s Mum ‘Thrilled’ By Coachella Hologram

    Tupac’s mother, Afeni Shakur, has spoken to TMZ about her late son’s eerily real-life hologram performance at Coachella yesterday, claiming that she was “Positively Thrilled” to see it. Normally very protective of her son’s legacy, she gave Dr. Dre permission to re-animate him for the show with Snoop Dogg. Afeni did not attend the festival,

  • Hacked Tupac Story Fuels Internet Frenzy
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    Hacked Tupac Story Fuels Internet Frenzy

    Fifteen years after he died in 1996, online rumours have been circulating that Tupac Shakur is actually alive and well and living in… New Zealand. According to the Huffington Post, the story’s source was a PBS web story and seemed legitimate when the story was live, which it is now not. It turns out that

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