The estate of the slain hip-hop legend Tupac Shakur will be placed under new management. In a recent report from Billboard, Tupac’s mother Afeni Shakur announced that Jampol Artist Management will be taking over the management duties of her late son’s estate.Read more →
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Afeni Shakur is suing E1 over unpaid royalties from the exploitation of her 2Pac’s work. She also demands that unreleased masters be handed over in a lawsuit that follows the company’s purchase of the song catalogue of Death Row Records.…Read more →
The story of the life and times of Tupac Shakur is on its way. According to Deadline, Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films is working with Morgan Creek Productions to co-finance the film (with an estimated $45 million budget).…Read more →
Before hitting the Coachella stage last night, Dr. Dre gives his thanks and shouts to those who have supported the music festival, and speaks on taking 2Pac’s hologram on tour.Read more →
Despite the shock waves it may have sent across pop culture, creating an artist hologram isn’t very lucrative (at least under their business model)–the company behind 2pac’s Coachella hologram is now filing for bankruptcy.Read more →
Ice Cube’s new film “Rampart” also stars Woody Harrelson and centers around the scandals that took place in the Los Angeles Police Department in the 1990s, showcases police misconducts in the Community Resources Against Street Hoodlums (CRASH) anti-gang program including unprovoked shootings, beatings, planting of evidenceRead more →
More than a decade after the tragic deaths of Biggie & Tupac, Lil Cease and The Outlawz have come together to bury the hatchet for their mentors.Read more →
Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg served up plenty of surprise guests including Eminem, 50 Cent, Wiz Khalifa, and a 2Pac hologram, on the third day of the festival.
The most-talked-about guest was Tupac, who was resurrected as a life-like hologram. He performed “Hail Mary” and joined Snoop for “2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted,” leaving festivalgoersRead more →
2pac’s virtual appearance at the annual Coachella Festival has spurred a re-entry for his “Greatest Hits” album on the Billboard 200 charts.
Elvis Presley is due to make some comeback performances soon. Digital Domain Media Group, creator of the “holographic” Tupac Shakur at Coachella, has announced an exclusive deal with the Core Media Group to jointly produce a series of “virtual” Elvis likenesses for a range of entertainment projects.Read more →