2Pac

2Pac’s Stepfather Mutulu Shakur to Be Freed from Prison

After 36 years in prison, Mutulu Shakur, has been granted compassionate release from prison with just months to live. Black… Read More

November 11, 2022

A Snoop Dogg Biopic Directed By Allen Hughes is in the Works

A Snoop Dogg biopic is being made, directed by Allen Hughes, co-director of Menace II Society, Dead Presidents and The Book… Read More

November 10, 2022

Here’s a List of Everyone Eminem Thanked During His Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Speech

While accepting his Rock Hall induction, Eminem gave a long list of thank yous in his speech, including his influences… Read More

November 7, 2022

Director Allen Hughes on 2Pac: “He’s Not a Street Kid; He’s an Artist & an Activist”

While on The Art of Dialogue, filmmaker Allen Hughes says that 2Pac was "just delusional in a positive way." Many… Read More

September 12, 2022

Diddy Talks About JAY-Z Filling “the Shoes” of The Notorious B.I.G. & 2Pac

While celebrating the 50th birthday of The Notorious B.I.G. on Twitter Spaces, Diddy commended JAY-Z as Biggie and 2Pac's successor.… Read More

May 23, 2022

Funk, Jazz & Soul Musician Bernard Wright Has Died At 58

Legendary funk and jazz musician Bernard Wright, whose music has been sampled by Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre and more, has… Read More

May 20, 2022

The Notorious B.I.G. Was Larger Than Life. This New Biography Humanizes Him [Interview]

Okayplayer spoke with Justin Tinsley about writing his Notorious B.I.G. book, It Was All A Dream: Biggie and the World… Read More

May 10, 2022

Watch the First Trailer for ‘Dear Mama,’ a New Docuseries on Tupac & Afeni Shakur’s Relationship

Directed by Allen Hughes of filmmaking team The Hughes Brothers, upcoming FX docuseries Dear Mama will center Tupac and Afeni Shakur.… Read More

May 9, 2022

Snoop Dogg Talks About Removing Several Death Row Albums from DSPs

Death Row Records owner Snoop Dogg announced that he's removed select albums from himself, Dr. Dre and Tha Dogg Pound… Read More

April 18, 2022

DJ Quik Said His Mom Stopped Him From Joining Suge Knight on Night of 2Pac Shooting

DJ Quik revealed to Los Angeles Times that his mother stopped him from joining Suge Knight on the evening of… Read More

March 18, 2022

‘The Chronic,’ ‘Doggystyle,’ & Other Death Row Classics Removed From Streaming Services

Snoop Dogg acquired Death Row Records in February but select 90's albums from Dr. Dre and The Dogg Pound are… Read More

March 15, 2022

Death Row Records Under Snoop Dogg Reportedly Won’t Include 2Pac or Dr. Dre Albums

Snoop Dogg has taken ownership of Death Row Records, but the acquisition deal will exclude several popular albums by 2Pac… Read More

February 24, 2022

‘The Art of Dialogue’ is the Rising YouTube Channel Chronicling 2Pac’s History

We spoke to Mighty Bolton, founder of The Art of Dialogue YouTube Channel, about documenting the life and career of… Read More

February 23, 2022

Snoop Dogg Now Owns Death Row Records

Formerly on Death Row Records from 1992 to 1998, Snoop Dogg has acquired the label ahead of his performance at… Read More

February 10, 2022

Lil Cease Speaks on Biggie Wanting Nas on Tupac Diss “The Ugliest”

In a new interview, Lil Cease spoke on Biggie dissing 2Pac on unreleased track "The Ugliest" and wanting a verse… Read More

January 27, 2022

10 Things You May Not Have Known About 2Pac’s ‘All Eyez on Me’

To commemorate the anniversary of Tupac Shakur's 'All Eyez on Me,' we highlight 10 facts that you didn't know about… Read More

February 12, 2021