Tupac Shakur

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
rape

The Sex Assault Portrayal in the Tupac Biopic Was Inexcusably Bad

‘All Eyez On Me’ treats his accuser as a gold-digging liar.
Manisha Krishnan
6.20.17
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
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

See A Playful 2Pac in this Behind the Scenes Clip From 'Juice'

In honor of the film's 25th anniversary, see a young Pac nail his Tony Montana impression.
Lawrence Burney
6.6.17
Noisey News

Snoop Dogg's Speech Inducting Tupac into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Was Moving, Poignant and Packed with Weird Stories

“That's right,” Snoop said at the ceremony in Brooklyn. “Tupac is the one that got Snoop Dogg smoking weed. I was a zig-zag man before that shit.”
Alex Robert Ross
4.10.17
Noisey News

You Can Buy Tupac's Prisoner ID Card or Personal Qu'ran, Because Capitalism Rocks!

Some of the late rapper's personal effects are being auctioned off in Brooklyn on Friday, reportedly without his mother's involvement.
Lauren O'Neill
4.4.17
Noisey News

Snoop Dogg Will Induct Tupac Shakur Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

An all-star tribute to the late rapper is still yet to be locked down.
Alex Robert Ross
3.27.17
Noisey News

Tupac, Pearl Jam, Journey Will Be Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Your step dad chose the other three artists.
Alex Robert Ross
12.21.16
Interviews

'Original Gangstas' Goes Beneath the Surface of West Coast Rap's Origin Story

Twenty years after Tupac Shakur's murder, Ben Westhoff digs into the legacy that made gangsta rap so fascinating to its listeners—and deadly to its artists.
Reed Jackson
9.13.16
2Pac

Get the 'Thug Passion Cake Pops' at This 2Pac Pop-Up

The Powamekka Cafe will open at 7 p.m. on September 13. Pack a vest for your Jimmy—and maybe a Wet-Nap. Those wings could get messy.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.12.16
Longreads Or Whatever

Me Against the World No Longer: Why I'm Getting Rid of My 2Pac Tattoo

Pac's words reminded me that I wasn’t the only one who ever felt young and lost, but now I can't imagine returning to that place of depression and anger.
Andrew Martin
7.5.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Tupac Discuss Income Inequality and Donald Trump in This Unaired 1992 Interview Clip

"There's no way that these people should own planes and there are people that don't have houses."
Kyle Kramer
4.20.16
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