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Tupac Shakur

  1. mother-son duos
    Tupac and Afeni Shakur Are Getting Their Own FX DocuseriesShe’s the mama in “Dear Mama.”
  2. tupac shakur
    Snoop Dogg Fondly Recalls That Time Tupac Brought Weed and Madonna to SNLSnoop Dogg explains how Tupac Shakur was a true friend.
  3. Unsolved Creator on What Really Happened to Tupac and Biggie“The Tupac of it all is really quite simple,” but “the Biggie of it all, that’s more complicated.”
  4. Unsolved Is Worth Watching Even If You Know Everything About Biggie and TupacThis limited series adds compelling shades and angles to an American crime story that might have seemed too familiar.
  5. trailer mix
    USA Releases Trailer for Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G.“What if it was a white celebrity who got shot?”
  6. theft
    Madonna Claims Tupac Prison Letter Was Stolen From Her HomeShe’s filed a court order to have the auction selling her personal items blocked.
  7. tupac shakur
    Tupac’s Prison Letter to Madonna Reveals Race Was a Factor In Their BreakupTupac wrote candidly about dating the “extremely famous sex symbol.”
  8. biopicked
    Journalist Sues Tupac Biopic All Eyez on Me Over Copyright InfringementWriter Kevin Powell points to his interview with Tupac Shakur, claiming “[s]ome portions of the article were changed or embellished by Plaintiff.”
  9. fact check
    Jada Pinkett Smith Says All Eyez on Me Misrepresents Her Relationship With Tupac“Forgive me … my relationship to Pac is too precious to me for the scenes in All Eyez on Me to stand as truth.”
  10. The Tupac Biopic Dodged Lawsuits, Feuds, and a Wavering Estate. Was It Worth It?The long and complicated history of All Eyez on Me.
  11. tupac shakur
    12 Years a Slave’s Steve McQueen to Direct Authorized Tupac DocumentaryThe Shakur estate has given McQueen its blessing.
  12. rock hall 2017
    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Still Has No Idea What to Make of Black ArtWhen it came time to induct Tupac after several white acts, there was a mass exodus to the bathroom.
  13. casting couch
    USA’s Tupac and Biggie Crime Drama Pilot Has Found Its Tupac and BiggieRose also played Shakur in 2015’s Straight Outta Compton.
  14. the industry
    USA Developing a Biggie-Tupac True-Crime SeriesMore American crime stories, but this time not from Ryan Murphy.
  15. lyrics
    Tupac Shakur’s Handwritten Lyrics Are Going Up for SaleYou can bid on the handwritten lyrics to Tupac’s “Catchin’ Feelings.”
  16. in memoriam
    Jada Pinkett Smith on Afeni Shakur: She Was a Giant in Her Own RightThe actress was close friends with Tupac.
  17. in memoriam
    Here’s Kendrick Lamar’s Touching Tribute to Tupac ShakurFor the 19th anniversary of the rapper’s death.
  18. blast from the past
    Tupac Wanted to Make a Collaborative Album With OutkastAccording to a recently discovered letter.
  19. posthumousity
    The Strange Year of the Posthumous PerformanceIt’s not weird that we miss those artists who’ve died. But it is weird that, increasingly, we expect them to keep producing art.
  20. theater
    Theater Review: Holler If Ya Hear Me“It admirably, if sometimes too artlessly, asks us to rethink everything we assume we know about musicals.”
  21. biopicked
    Tupac Shakur Biopic Lands a DirectorAims for a summer 2014 shoot.
  22. How I Will Become a Better Boyfriend, by Ronald DarioI wanted to show you that I’m serious about making more of an effort to be a better boyfriend, so I thought about it carefully and came up with […]
  23. 2pac the house every night
    A Tupac Musical Is Coming to BroadwayHoller If Ya Hear Me.
  24. Paul Scheer and Jordan Peele Recreate an Insane Interview Between Arsenio […] Here’s the latest episode of Paul Scheer’s new JASH web series The ArScheerio Paul Show, which features him recreating a different Arsenio […]
  25. tupac shakur
    So, Apparently, Tupac Shakur Loved Tony Danza, ‘Considered Him a Friend’Tupac Loves Tony? Norman Lear, make it happen!
  26. resurrections
    Hologram Tupac Sold a Bunch of Real Tupac RecordsPeople like ghosts.
  27. tupac shakur
    See a Star Wars–Tupac Mash-UpIt was only a matter of time.
  28. clickables
    See a Mocking ‘All-Hologram’ Version of the Coachella LineupHeadlined by Michael Jackson, The Clash, and Mozart!
  29. rihanna
    See Rihanna Show Off Her New InkWWTS: What Would Tupac Say?
  30. exclusive
    John Singleton May Direct the Tupac Shakur BiopicIt looked like the N.W.A. movie was going to go on without him.
  31. the industry
    Tupac Shakur Wrote a MovieAnd it’s about to get made.
  32. books
    Tupac Shakur: The Authorized Biography Is In the Works“I trust him and his history of documenting my son’s life, and I know he will do the book from his heart.”
  33. the industry
    A New Tupac Shakur Biopic Will Answer Why He Was Killed, If Not By WhomTheir approach is “not in any way biopic-y.”
  34. m.i.a. says
    M.I.A. Continues to Demonstrate Her Commitment to Making This Summer InterestingThe CIA totally started Facebook and Google.
  35. miracles
    Tupac Is Alive!We’ve long suspected that Tupac Shakur’s death thirteen years ago was a hoax — and now, TMZ has definitive proof.
  36. the industry
    Tom Cruise Is Back, Baby!Plus: Tupac biopic’s legal battle.
  37. the take
    How the Sean Combs Gaffe in the L.A. ‘Times’ Proves David Simon Right — and WrongJust like ‘The Wire’’s Scott Templeton, Chuck Philips is a hard-driving reporter with questions of impropriety in his past.
  38. apropos of nothing
    Who Belongs on Mount Rapmore?In the past week or so ESPN.com’s Bill Simmons — “The Sports Guy,” a massively popular columnist who’s ostensibly a sportswriter but would better be described as the National Commissioner of Bar Arguments — has started writing about “Mount Rapmore,” a hypothetical rap version of Mount… well, yes.
  39. right-click
    Tupac Shows Up 50 Cent From Beyond the GraveFoo Fighters, PJ Harvey, and more!
  40. the industry
    Jim Carrey Answers in the AffirmativePlus industry news on Beck, Tupac, and the new film from the director of Donnie Darko.
  41. news reel
    Rockers Indulge Their Malevolent Inner CriticsThere’s nothing like a good, mean-spirited, convention-bucking story to get you past the Thursday-morning doldrums. A riveting recent piece in the U.K.’s Guardian Unlimited asked popular musicians (New Order’s Peter Hook, Franz Ferdinand’s Alex Kapranos, the Hold Steady’s Craig Finn, and others) to pan classically revered albums from the annals of rock, which they did with evil aplomb.
  42. quote machine
    Tracy Morgan, Master of Romance