“Slow Burn” Podcast to Explore the Deaths of Tupac and Notorious B.I.G.

Slate’s “Slow Burn” podcast will be tackling two of music’s biggest murder mysteries.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Season 3 of the series is slated to be released in the fall will examine the deaths of Tupac Shakur and The Notorious B.I.G.

Slate announced that they “expect to find more startling connections to the past and more clues to the present.” The series previously examined the Watergate scandal with Season 1 and Bill Clinton’s impeachment case in Season 2.

 READ: John Singleton Changed Film With ‘Boyz N The Hood’ — He Wanted To Change Gaming With ‘Fear & Respect’

ESPN reporter Joel Anderson is set to host the new season.

“The first two seasons of Slow Burn brought fascinating fresh perspectives to these well-known historic moments, and I’m excited for the opportunity to do the same with this story,” Anderson said in a statement. “It’s almost surreal to have this chance to dig more deeply into the lives of the artists and people who influenced my generation and the music that was the soundtrack of much of my own life.”

Biggie was shot and killed in Los Angeles on March 9, 1997.

Tupac was shot and killed in Las Vegas on September 13, 1996.

Ivie Ani

Ivie is a Nigerian-American, native New Yorker, and journalist covering culture. Usually on-air, on deadline, and on point. @ivieani

Published by
Ivie Ani

Recent Posts

Grammy Predictions 2023: Our Guesses at Who’ll Win the Big Four (And Other Categories)

Will Beyoncé win over Adele? Will Steve Lacy have his breakout moment? Will Kendrick have… Read More

February 2, 2023

John Singleton Left Behind a 2Pac Painting From ‘Baby Boy’ Worth $75K

Featured in 2001 John Singleton-directed drama film Baby Boy, a mural painting of the late… Read More

February 2, 2023

‘Fast X,’ ‘The Flash’ and ‘Transformers’ Trailers to Air During Super Bowl

Trailers for forthcoming action films will air during the Super Bowl LVII, including Ant-Man and… Read More

February 2, 2023

After Reaching 75 Billion Streams on Spotify, Drake Proposes That Artists ‘Should Get Bonuses’

Drake, Her Loss artist and recent Apollo Theater headliner, said that artists 'should get bonuses'… Read More

February 2, 2023

Jon Stewart Slams Media For ‘Salivating’ Over Tyre Nichols Footage

Jon Stewart and writer/comedian Kasaun Wilson recently discussed how the death of Tyre Nichols has… Read More

February 2, 2023

Jordan Peele Talks About Why He Didn’t Pursue Live-Action ‘Akira’ Remake

While on the Happy Sad Confused podcast, Jordan Peele reflected on his decision not to… Read More

February 2, 2023