The Tupac Shakur biopic is just trying to get off the ground.

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The hip-hop world has been abuzz following the release of Billboard’s “The 10 Greatest Rappers of All Time” list.

Timbaland appeared on ESPN’s "First Take" this past Tuesday to have a conversation with hosts Stephen A. Smith, Skip Bayless, and Molly Qerim regarding the frequented debate of the greatest rapper of all time.


As part of PAPER Mag’s “Nowstalgia” issue, Eminem has penned a tribute letter to Tupac Shakur.

This is a letter and a drawing Eminem sent to Tupac’s mother, Afeni Shakur. — HIP HOP FACTS (@OnlyHipHopFacts) July 14, 2015 Eminem has been known for letting his anger speak through his music in the past, but he actually has quite the softer side to him, and it’s not just when it comes […]

If Tupac was still here with us, today would’ve been his 44th birthday. To pay tribute to Tupac’s life and legacy, Cali singer Jhene Aiko decided to recreate classic photos of the late great rapper with some help from MTV. In an interview with Rob Markman, Jhene described the motivation behind paying homage to Tupac Shakur. […]

While you were sleeping, Kendrick Lamar released his sophomore album To Pimp A Butterfly in the wee hours of the morning. The verdict is still out on the album, but considering the initial reactions from fans on Twitter, Kendrick Lamar has done “it” again. One of many notable moments on To Pimp A Butterfly includes a conversation […]

Just over a week after being shot six times during a pre-VMA party in West Hollywood, photos of Suge Knight’s wounds have hit the Internet. TMZ obtained the photos, which show numerous bullet holes in Suge’s arm and torso, as well as an enormous scar spanning the length of his stomach from a shooting-related emergency […]

“You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may trod me in the very dirt But still, like dust, I’ll rise” – Maya Angelou  She was remarkable, exceptional, unbelievably humble, and wise beyond measure. Today, the world lost a phenomenal woman, Dr. Maya Angelou, who not only impacted the African-American community […]

The-Dream’s surprise single “Black” has been years in the making. As we deal with the effects of Donald Sterling’s racist comments, other powerful images on the side of equality come to mind. As the LA Clippers place their jerseys inside out, we are reminded of the late, great Nelson Mandela, the Civil Rights Movement, and many other social heroes […]

Human rights activist, revolutionary and Mayor of Jackson, Miss., Chokwe Lumumba died on Tuesday. He was 66-years-old. Officials said Lumumba died at a Jackson hospital. The cause of death wasn’t immediately clear. Lumumba, best known for his activism and radical policy, was born in Detroit as Edwin Taliaferro. To rid himself of his “slave name” when […]