Tupac

Film

Tupac's Birdie Is Still the Best Sports Villain

For the 25th anniversary of ‘Above the Rim’, it’s time we recognize that few characters measure up to Tupac’s Birdie.
Noel Ransome
3.21.19
Views My Own

The Kamala Harris 'Reefergate' Scandal Is the Dumbest Story of the Year

Did the California senator pretend that she smoked weed to Snoop Dogg in college? Why are we talking about this?
Harry Cheadle
2.14.19
photography book

Unearthed Photos of Hip-Hop Royalty from the 80s and 90s

Early pictures of Biggie, Tupac, and other pioneering rappers form treasured bits of music history in the new book ‘Contact High.’
Taylor Hosking
12.3.18
Interviews

Jonah Hill Tells Us Why ‘Above The Rim’ Is the Greatest Movie Soundtrack Ever

The writer and director of 'Mid90s' shares his love for Nate Dogg and why he decided not to release a physical version of the film's soundtrack.
Chandler Levack
11.8.18
Noisey News

This Guy Selling the Cars Biggie and Tupac Were Shot In Sucks

Gary Zimet is selling the cars Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac were killed in and it's as tasteless as it sounds.
Kristin Corry
3.9.18
Culture

Kidada Jones Is One of the Most Underrated People Behind 'Black Cool'

It’s time for a re-evaluation.
Tari Ngangura
3.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tiffany Haddish's Hilarious 'Drunk History' Schools Us on Art and Nazis

And features a surprise appearance from Tupac.
Anna Iovine
1.24.18
Film

Filmmakers Tell Us Why It’s So Difficult to Make a Great Biopic

From ‘All Eyez on Me’ to ‘Nina’ to ‘Lincoln,’ there are a lot of ways to tell and/or ruin a life story.
Tari Ngangura
8.23.17
Holy Shit

Dave Chappelle Talks with Kendrick Lamar About Self-Expression and Tupac

"Everybody has their own perspective, and recognizing someone else's perspective blows my mind a hundred thousand percent."
Phil Witmer
7.13.17
Op-Eds

'All Eyez On Me' Should Be the 'The Room' of Music Biopics

This film isn't brilliant by any means, but could still have cult status.
Tshepo Mokoena
6.29.17
Essays

'All Eyez On Me' and The Danger in Worshiping Our Idols

The 'All Eyez On Me' doc is not the first or last rehashing of Pac’s legacy. But when will it end?
Amani Bin Shikhan
6.24.17
Film

To Play Snoop Dogg in a Movie, You've Got to Smoke His Favourite Weed Strain

Actor Jarrett Ellis employed some unique methods to get into character for his role in the new Tupac Shakur biopic, 'All Eyez on Me.'
David Bienenstock
6.16.17
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