Tupac Shakur

2Pac’s ‘Greatest Hits’ Album Has Spent 450 Weeks on the Billboard 200

2Pac's posthumous Greatest Hits album has been on the Billboard 200 for 450 weeks, also the fourth longest-charting rap album of… Read More

November 30, 2022

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

Jada Pinkett Smith Is Releasing a “No Holds Barred” Memoir In 2023

Titled No Holds Barred, the forthcoming Jada Pinkett Smith memoir will chronicle her marriage to Will Smith and troubled upbringing.… Read More

October 6, 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

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

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

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

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

50 Cent Is Producing An Investigative TV Series On Unsolved Murders Of Rappers

Hip Hop Homicides, an unscripted WEtv series produced by 50 Cent and Mona Scott-Young, will look into the untimely deaths of… Read More

January 21, 2022

Jada Pinkett-Smith Shares Lyrics For Song Tupac Wrote For Her During Prison Stint

In honor of what would be Tupac's 50th birthday, Jada Pinkett-Smith shared a previously-unseen gift. Wednesday, June 16th will mark… Read More

June 15, 2021

‘An Oral History of Tupac Shakur’ Will Explore the Rapper From Perspective of Friends

Dozens of people who knew Tupac Shakur personally were interviewed for the book. A new book on the life and… Read More

May 10, 2021

DJ Quik Burns Royalty Checks, Demands “Credits” From Kendrick Lamar, Nelly, and More

DJ Quik expressed his frustrations in a recent Instagram Live session. Earlier this week, critically-acclaimed Los Angeles producer/MC DJ Quik… Read More

April 30, 2021

Biggie and Tupac Murder Movie ‘City of Lies’ Finally Has a Release Date

A long-delayed film about the investigation into the murders of Biggie and Tupac is arriving next week after getting pulled… Read More

March 10, 2021

Could A Tupac and Biggie Verzuz Be in the Works?

Swizz Beatz and Timbaland are discussing the possibility of a Verzuz battle between the two titans. In an appearance on… Read More

January 25, 2021