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5 Classic Hairstyles That Are Making A Comeback This Year

The global fashion and beauty industry is always evolving. New trends are coming in every year. But similar to life cycles, there are trends that also make a comeback. Magazines and fashion shows often set the bar for what’s trendy and not, and as these new fashionable hairstyles are released, women all over the world follow suit. As moms, there’s no reason not to be fashionable. Even when you’ve got an entire household to care for, don’t forget to also take good care of yourself. Indul...
Tags: Fashion, Tupac, Hair, 90s, Cher, Brigitte Bardot, Hairstyles, Braids, 60s, Bandana, French Braid, Ponytail, Straight Hair, Hairstyling, Braided Styles, Straight Hairstyle

Tupac Estate, Soundgarden Pull Out of Universal Music Fire Lawsuit

The Tupac Estate and Soundgarden have pulled out of a lawsuit against Universal Music Group that was filed by five artists last year over damage the artists’ musical recordings suffered in a 2008 fire that destroyed many assets in the company’s vaults. While Universal’s archives are suffered extensive damage in the fire, the company has […]
Tags: News, Tupac, Universal Music Group, Soundgarden, Tupac Estate

This VFX Team Made a Tupac Deepfake to Rap with Snoop Dogg

I’m going to go ahead and file that under “headlines I never imagined I’d be writing in 2020.”Read more...
Tags: Science, Artificial Intelligence, Tupac, Ai, Neural Networks, Snoop Dogg, 2pac, Deepfakes

Universal Music Denies Accusation That It Is Downplaying Damage in 2008 Archive Fire

The day after Universal Music Group revealed that it is planning an IPO within three years, an attorney for four artists who have claimed to have lost recordings in a 2008 fire that destroyed thousands of assets in the company’s archives has accused UMG of “gamesmanship” and downplaying and refusing to reveal the extent of […]
Tags: Tupac, Universal Music Group, Tom Petty, Soundgarden

The 2019 Golden Dukes Awards Nominees Are Here

It’s that time again: The 2019 Golden Duke Awards are upon is. Named for the breathtakingly corrupt former Rep. Randy “Duke” Cunningham (R-CA), these awards honor the people behind the biggest political disasters of the year. Whether they’ve reached new heights of corruption, stupidity, or just plan weirdness, they deserve our commendation. Our esteemed panel of judges will consider the nominees below and render their verdict next Friday. In the meantime, as a new decade barrels our way, let’s t...
Tags: Twitter, New York, Texas, News, Congress, California, Washington Post, Washington, Kentucky, Senate, White House, Russia, Elizabeth Warren, Alabama, America, Dnc

Mugshot Madness: White Man Named Tupac Shakur Arrested for Meth Possession After Pulling Knife on Police in Tennessee

A white man who shares his name with rap legend Tupac Shakur was arrested in Tennessee over the weekend after he threatened police with a knife and was caught with illegal drugs. Johnson City Free Press reports that 40-year-old Tupac Amaru Shakur (yes, that’s his real name) had warrants out for his arrest and was seen Saturday (Oct. 19) leaving in a vehicle from an area where police had been called. Police eventually caught up with the vehicle, with Shakur still sitting in the passenger seat. Wh...
Tags: Crime, News, Mugshots, Tupac, Tennessee, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Arrested, Tupac Shakur, Pontiac, Higgins, Tupac Amaru Shakur, Shakur, Mugshot Madness, Drug Possession

Eastwood Recalls Lisa ‘Left Eye’ Lopes’ Last Days, and Working With Tupac

On April 25, 2002, Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes — one-third of the hip-hop-soul girl group TLC — died in a car accident in Honduras at the age of 30. West Coast rapper and actor Eastwood worked with Left Eye on her “Nina” solo project shortly before her death, and also worked with another icon who […]
Tags: News, Tupac, Tlc, Honduras, West Coast, Lisa, Lisa "Left Eye Lopes, Eastwood, Lopes, Left Eye

Kamala Harris Is Accused of Lying About Listening to Tupac. Here’s What Happened.

Some news outlets have sought to discredit Ms. Harris, seizing on recent comments as proof of her inauthenticity, but several of them left out key context.
Tags: News, Tupac, Kamala Harris, Snoop Dogg, HARRIS, Shakur, Presidential Election of 2020, Kamala D

Jussie Smollett Calls Himself the “Gay Tupac” in First Public Appearance Since Alleged Attack

Jussie Smollett performed a concert at the Troubadour in West Hollywood over the weekend. It was his first public appearance since he was allegedly attacked in Chicago earlier in the week.Before singing a note, Smollett talked to the crowd about the alleged attack in which two masked men punched him in the face, poured bleach on him, tied a noose around his neck, and hurled racial and homophobic slurs at him.Smollett said those close to him didn’t even want to do the concert, but he said he had ...
Tags: Celebs, Los Angeles, Chicago, Tupac, Gay, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, West Hollywood, Jussie Smollett, Smollett, Keith Boykin

Suge Knight’s Son Says Tupac is Alive & Living His Best Life in Malaysia

This is Suge Knight Jr., son of infamous former Death Row CEO Suge Knight. Suge Knight Jr. set the internet on fire earlier this week with a shocking claim that Tupac is alive and well and living his best life in Malaysia. It’s been 22 years since Tupac was murdered, and his death has long been speculated as having been “faked,” with longstanding rumors saying that Tupac is “alive” and in hiding. But according to Suge Knight’s son, Tupac being alive is NOT just a rumor. 22-year-old Knight ...
Tags: Videos, Wtf, Celebs, Southeast Asia, Tupac, Malaysia, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Rumors, Jazz, Las Vegas, Lies, Ridiculous, Kanye, Trump, Suge Knight

Uncle Of Prime Suspect In Tupac’s Death Claims To Know Identity Of Rapper’s Murderer

More than two decades after his death in a hail of bullets, new details are emerging in the murder of Tupac Shakur. The USA Network documentary Unsolved: The Murders Of Tupac And The Notorious B.I.G. contains a confession from former gang member Keffe D (born Duane Keith Davis), who claims that he was in a … More »
Tags: Music, News, Tupac, Tupac Shakur, Usa Network, Keffe, Duane Keith Davis

A Conversation on Visual Music With Hype Williams (Interview)

Iconic music video director Hype Williams sat down with hip-hop historian Jeff “Chairman” Mao in New York City for a rare interview in conjunction with Red Bull Music Festival New York. The Queens native discussed his legendary career — and dropped a few gems. He revealed that Jada Pinkett Smith wrote the treatment for the Mad Max-inspired “California Love” video by Tupac and Dr. Dre. He also talked about why Beyonce is his favorite artist to work with and how he met Timbaland, Missy Elliot a...
Tags: Videos, Beyonce, Interviews, New York City, Nas, Tupac, Queens, Jazz, Red Bull, Puffy, Biggie, Jada Pinkett Smith, Ginuwine, Jodeci, California Love, Mase

Forest Whitaker And Johnny Depp Try To Solve Biggie’s Murder In The City Of Lies Trailer

Despite his domestic abuse allegations, Johnny Depp continues to get cast in movies, and one of his next roles is in City Of Lies. He portrays Russell Poole, the Los Angeles Police Department detective who investigated the murder of The Notorious B.I.G. The film is based on Randall Sullivan's nonfiction book LAbyrinth and … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Tupac, Johnny Depp, Whitaker, Los Angeles Police Department, Notorious B.i.g, Russell Poole, City of Lies, Randall Sullivan

A&R Today: Why Gut Still Matters More Than Data (Guest Column)

“The music industry needs to go back to pure A&R and gut instincts. … It can’t just be metrics and data. Everyone goes after the same artists based on buzz or streaming numbers. But sometimes we just need pure talent.” When I wrote this tweet a couple months ago, I had no idea it would […]
Tags: News, Aretha Franklin, Tupac, Madonna, Maverick Management, Hitmakers

Biggie/Tupac series 'Unsolved' lives up to the hype (watch the full premiere)

Also watch a sneak peek of episode two. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Tupac, Music News, Biggie, Andrew Sacher, Josh Duhamel, Biggie Smalls, Marcc Rose, Hip Hop News, Jimmi Simpson, TV related news, The Notorious BIG, Wavyy Jonez

Biggie/Tupac series 'Unsolved' premieres tonight (watch sneak previews)

Tonight (2/27) at 10 PM Eastern, USA premieres the first episode of Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G.. Before it airs, watch sneak previews, behind-the-scenes clips, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Tupac, Music News, Biggie, Tupac Shakur, 2pac, Andrew Sacher, Josh Duhamel, Biggie Smalls, Eastern USA, Marcc Rose, Hip Hop News, Jimmi Simpson, TV related news, The Notorious BIG, Wavyy Jonez

Review: Who Killed Biggie and Tupac? ‘Unsolved’ Might Know

A 10-part limited series on USA is a lightly fictionalized account of the various investigations into the two rappers’ deaths two decades ago.
Tags: Usa, Television, News, Tupac, Biggie, Murders, Usa Network, Wallace, Shakur, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Rap and Hip-Hop, Christopher G

The 'best' Chewbacca impressions these 100 people could muster up on demand

Fans of Star Wars can undoubtedly hear what Chewbacca, the most notable of all the Wookiees, sounds like in their heads. But could they do a decent impression of him on demand? Watch this video to hear 100 people attempt to speak a little Shyriiwook, Chewie's dialect. Spoiler alert: Most of these impressions are simply terrible. You have been warned. And, in case you've been living under a rock, Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens this week in theaters.
Tags: Star Wars, Post, Video, News, Tupac, Chewbacca, Chewie, Wookiee, Shyriiwook, Wookieespeak

The 11 Juiciest Music Beefs Of 2017

Twitter beefs had a landmark year thanks to the election of a narcissist with a fragile ego as our Commander-in-Chief. But unlike the style of online squabbles we’ve all grown fond of, the ones Trump started could not simply be watched with delight and your favorite popcorn gif (the "Thriller" one is the … More »
Tags: Music, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, Father John Misty, List, The Strokes, Tupac, Katy Perry, Liam Gallagher, Noel Gallagher, Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Nickelback, Slipknot, Ryan Adams, Karl Rove

A&E’s ‘Who Killed Tupac?’ Mini-Series (Trailer)

  On November 21st, A&E will debut its new six-hour Mini-Series ‘Who Killed Tupac?.’ Focusing on the investigation surrounding the death of the prolific and influential rap icon, Tupac Shakur. Each installment of this investigative series will include aspects of the legendary artist’s life as well as follow famed civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump as he conducts a full-scale, intensive investigation into key theories behind his murder. Watch the trailer for ‘Who Killed Tupac?’ after the bre...
Tags: Videos, Television, Crime, Trailer, Tupac, Jazz, A&e, Snoop Dogg, Benjamin Crump

Watch A&E’s ‘Biggie: The Life of the Notorious B.I.G.’ Documentary

I can’t really say I was into watching another Biggie documentary, and that’s no shade to the Notorious B.I.G. because he’s still the king in my book. But after countless docs I think I need to remember Big Poppa in a different way moving forward. That’s just my two cents. However, folks seem to be really into A&E’s new Biggie: The Life of the Notorious B.I.G. documentary. Continue below… (spotted at Onsmash via MRWP) Related: DJ Premier Breaks Down His Classic Records With Nas, Big...
Tags: Videos, Documentary, Tupac, Jazz, Biggie, A& E, Biggie: The Life of the Notorious B.I.G, Onsmash

Fox Announces Tupac-Notorious B.I.G. Murder Mystery Special Co-Hosted By Ice-T

Fox is exploring the murders of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls. More »
Tags: Music, News, Tupac, Tupac Shakur, Ice-T, The Notorious B.I.G, T. Fox

Auction of Intimate Madonna Memorabilia Is Halted by Judge

The singer filed in court on Tuesday to stop the sale of handwritten letters and a pair of her worn underwear.
Tags: News, Tupac, Auctions, Madonna, Letters, Houston, Whitney, Shakur, Memorabilia and Souvenirs

Dave Chappelle interviews Kendrick Lamar

They talk about the repercussions of things you might say in your art, LeBron James cosigning Kendrick's new album DAMN., Tupac, whether or not "DUCKWORTH." is a true story (it is), and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Tupac, Kendrick Lamar, Lebron James, Music News, Dave Chappelle, Andrew Sacher, Duckworth, Kendrick, Hip Hop News, Comedy News

Tupac Told Madonna He Dumped Her Because She’s White in Prison Letter

Tupac Shakur’s rumored romantic relationship with Madonna in the early 90s was confirmed a few years ago. However, the reason why the two didn’t work out was just revealed by Tupac himself. A handwritten letter by Tupac set to go up for auction later this month reveals Tupac ended his relationship with the “Material Girl” because she was white. The letter was written January 15, 1995 at 4:30 a.m. while Tupac was in jail for sexual assault. TMZ obtained a copy of the letter, but redacted several ...
Tags: Celebs, Tupac, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Madonna, Howard Stern, Tupac Shakur, Mopreme Shakur, Odd Couples, Rosie Perez Madonna, Vlad TV Tupac

A Previously Unseen Letter from Tupac to Madonna Is Being Put up For Auction

The letter suggests that race was a big factor in their breakup
Tags: Celebrities, News, Uncategorized, Tupac, Madonna, Onetime

In Unearthed Letter, Tupac Admits To Dumping Madonna Because She’s White

In a handwritten letter Tupac penned to Madonna, the late rapper confessed to ending his relationship with the Material Girl because she’s white. More »
Tags: Music, News, Tupac, Madonna

10 Thoughts About “All Eyez On Me”, Both A Day Late and a Dollar Short

I finally saw All Eyez On Me, the Tupac Shakur biopic that’s been years in the making after a bunch of fits and starts. It was pretty universally panned by critics, but I loves me a good bad Black movie so a bad review is like catnip to a thug. Also, I’m a big fan of Tupac so there’s almost no way that I wasn’t going to see the film in theaters. With that being said, here are 10 thoughts about the movie, in no particular order. 1. It wasn’t a good movie; it wasn’t a bad movie. It was the best...
Tags: Music, Featured, Movies, Danai Gurira, Blogging, Tupac, Pop Culture, Aaliyah, Lists, West Coast, East Coast, Snoop Dogg, Biggie, All Eyez On Me, Tupac Shakur, Afeni Shakur

Jada Pinkett-Smith Slams “Deeply Hurtful” Tupac Biopic ‘All Eyez On Me’

Today is a big day for Tupac fans. Not only is it what would have been the rap legend’s 46th birthday, but it’s also the official release date for his highly anticipated new biopic “All Eyez On Me.” The film (starring Demetrius Shipp Jr. in the title role) follows Tupac Shakur’s life and legacy, including his meteoric rise to superstardom, as well as his imprisonment, and time under the controversial rap label Death Row Records. The movie — directed by Benny Boom — also touches on his relationsh...
Tags: Facebook, Celebs, Movies, Entertainment, Tupac, Hip Hop, PAC, Pop Culture, Jazz, Biopics, Will Smith, Times, Smith, Jada, All Eyez On Me, Tupac Shakur