The rap icon and Kevin Durant were guests on Bill Simmons’s Any Given Wednesday show.
Nas And Kevin Durant Appear On HBO’s Any Given Wednesday With Bill Simmons You may not always be too keen on what Bill Simmons has to say, but the latest episode of Any Given Wednesday is pure gold. Nas and
One of the great cultural what-ifs of the past 25 years revolves around imagining a world in which Tupac and Biggie resolve their 1995 beef peacefully. How would they have evolved as artists? How would their legacies be different? By their mid-40s would they be rhyming about expensive art and inspiring ... More »
Open Road Films has acquired 'Labyrinth.' Continue reading…
Labyrinth has been acquired by Open Road Films.
On the 20th anniversary of the hip hop legend's death, Tupac Shakur is seeing a massive bump in his streaming numbers, as well as a marked uptick in social media activity. ____________________________________ Guest post by Liv Buli of Next Big Sound A wall dedicated to the memory of US rapper...
Kevin Powell released some never before heard bits from one of Tupac's last interviews. Continue reading…
This past week Apple released iOS 10 as well as their highly anticipated iPhone 7, adidas released their Yeezy 350 cleats and we were treated to a new Tupac All Eyez on Me trailer. Below you’ll find a roundup of our favorite comments from the week, spanning the aforementioned posts and a few others. Please be […]
Kurupt and Daz offered thoughts about Tupac, Suge Knight and the state of hip-hop in a new interview. Continue reading…
(PG-13: Language) A biographical film about the life and career of ’90s rapper Tupac Shakur, aka 2Pac. The movie appears to touch on most of his adult life, from his rise to fame to his tragic and violent death. Actor Demetrius Shipp Jr. was born to play this role.
It may seem crazy, but this week marks 20 years since Tupac Shakur was killed. And as is often the case when an anniversary or other major event serves to remind us of an artist posthumously, a surge in activity inevitably follows. But for Shakur, that impact is just a little bit higher.
On the 20th anniversary of Tupac Shakur’s recorded death, the music community is still asking the question: did that really happen? At Consequence of Sound, Alex Young makes the case for Shakur’s survival (and second life in Cuba). Whatever...Show More Summary
SHOT: NPR CELEBRATES TUPAC SHAKUR’S ‘PRO-FEMINIST,’ ‘PRO-CHOICE’ LEGACY. —NewsBusters, yesterday. Chaser: When Bing died, most Americans knew he was the guy who sang “White Christmas”. Elvis? “Heartbreak Hotel”. Lennon? “Imagine”. But 2Pac is a model of contemporary shortcut celebrity: he became a household name without ever having had a household song. First, he was famous […]
And, on the anniversary of his death, Tupac gets a Fresno pop-up restaurant. [ more › ]
Demetrius Shipp Jr drops by the Neighborhood to chat about starring as Tupac Shakur in new movie “All Eyez On Me” Pressure of living up the legacy of Pac, Working with Tupac’s family/friends to learn the role and more!
Tupac’s durability as an icon has much to do with his complex character as it does his artistry and talent. While the first trailer for All Eyez On Me focused on building up to a reveal of Demetrius Shipp Jr. as Tupac Shakur, this longer trailer lingers on the pressures that shaped—and eventually ended—his complicated life. Show More Summary
On the 20th Anniversary of Tupac Shakur's death, rare content has been released. Continue reading…
A new trailer for the Tupac biopic "All Eyez On Me" has arrived on the 20th anniversary of the rapper's death.
Now that Straight Outta Compton has shown that there's a big audience out there for serious biopics about hip hop titans, the stage has been set for a film about a figure whose tumultuous life and untimely death casts- perhaps- a shadow even larger than the N.W.A.'s. Show More Summary
Today marks the 20th anniversary of a seminal moment in Rap history: the passing of Tupac Shakur. Like the events of 9/11, which we just acknowledged on its own 15 year anniversary two days ago, ‘Pac’s death and the murder of Biggie a year later, were transformative events for a culture. Nothing was the same […]