Tupac

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
12.2.18
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
11.9.18
Noisey News

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Is Tweeting Tupac Lyrics Now

"It's time to fight back that's what Huey said. Two shots in the dark, now Huey's dead," the hardline former President of Iran tweeted yesterday, on the 52nd anniversary of the inception of the Black Panther Party.
Alex Robert Ross
10.17.18
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
Important Questions Raised By...

Inside the Shady World of the Musical Hologram

How do they work? What are the moral issues with dead performers? And does anyone still give a shit?
Jeremy Allen
12.6.17
Film

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

From 'All Eyez on Me' to 'Nina' and 'Lincoln', there are a lot of ways to tell and/or ruin a life story.
Tari Ngangura
8.24.17
Noisey News

Madonna Once Called Whitney Houston "Horribly Mediocre" in a Leaked Letter

The note is just one of the personal items that she's trying to block a New York auction house from selling.
Lauren O'Neill
7.19.17
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
7.14.17
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
6.28.17
Essays

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

The new doc is not the first or last rehashing of Pac’s legacy. But when will it end?
Amani Bin Shikhan
6.26.17
Film

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

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
Interviews

'All Eyez on Me' Director Explains Bringing Tupac to Life in 2017

We interviewed Benny Boom about the challenges and goals of the new Tupac biopic.
Paul Thompson
6.16.17
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