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Snoop Lion & A$AP Rocky Talk Tupac, School Shootings & Gangsta Life

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Snoop Lion and A$AP Rocky joined each other for a two part interview discussing a range of topics from Tupac, the recent shootings here in the United States and the gangsta life. The eight minute interview begins with Snoop Lion asking A$AP Rocky who he would like to work with in the future. The entire […]

New Details About Tupac’s Biopic Released

With last week marking the seventeenth anniversary of Tupac’s murder, it is needless to say it was perfect timing when news came out yesterday that his biopic “Tupac” begins production February 2014. Despite the delay from 2011 to now, the film is finally making major progress after confirming co-financing and co-production from Emma Furla Oasis […]

17 Years Laters; R.I.P. Tupac Shakur

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Today marks the 17th year since Tupac ‘2Pac’ Shakur’s untimely death From coast to coast, Tupac Shakur is known and respected as one of hip-hop’s greatest rappers of all-time. What’s commonly over-looked is Tupac’s other true artistic side that ranged past the studio to behind the camera. The Source would like to look back at […]

Tupac’s Music To be Used In Broadway Musical

Tupac’s music is still making a huge impact on the music industry and  is not on its way to a Broadway stage. The Kenny Leon directed musical “Holler If Ya Hear Me,” is named after one of the late rapper’s tracks.  Although it’s not about Pac’s life, the Broadway will feature a huge body of […]

Throwback Movie Thursday: Poetic Justice

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1 Woman. 1 Man. 1 Journey 2 Love. There’s no question that Tupac built an impressive film repertoire during his career, boasting a filmography with films such as Juice and Above the Rim. For this week’s Throwback Thursday, we give a nod to another Tupac lead film, “Poetic Justice” starring alongside Janet Jackson. While “Poetic […]

Tupac Biopic May Have Found Its Screenwriter

One step closer to that “California Love” While a movie about the life of Tupac Shakur leading up to his death in 1996 is still in pre-production stages, the one name still attached to the project is director Antoine Fuqua and he’s given some small updates on its development. Fuqua stated that a sufficient script […]

Vintage Video Of Tupac With Duck Down Surfaces

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  Video has surfaced online of the One Nation LP recording sessions, and today we a glimpse of what they were like. For those who don’t know the One Nation LP was an album idea of Tupac and Duck Down showcasing the unity of the East Coast and West Coast. The album was placed on […]

Throwback Movie Thursday: Juice

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Some movies are forgotten as soon as they come out and don’t stand the test of time. Whether they lack substance or memorable scenes, we see movies dissipating and never thought of again. The good ones remembered are glorified and often quoted, always being brought up as one of the greats. Taking it back to […]

Social Media’s Effect On The Hip Hop Game

  What is the world without social media networks? Ask this to a teenager and they might tell you they can’t envision such a place. It could very well end their world. Ask this to a current Hip Hop artist, and they may tell you the exact same thing. Social media, most notably twitter, has […]

Social Media’s Effect On The Hip Hop Game

What is the world without social media networks? Ask this to a teenager and they might tell you they can’t envision such a place. It could very well end their world. Ask this to a current Hip Hop artist, and they may tell you the exact same thing. Social media, most notably twitter, has provided […]

The Source Presents: The Essential 2pac Spotify Playlist

Today would have marked the 41st birthday of Tupac Shakur. In support of the legendary rapper’s born day The Source compiled some of his most legendary tracks. From “Dear Mama” to “Hail Mary” to “California Love” to “Brenda’s Got A Baby” it’s all here. Enjoy and “Pour Out A Little Liquor” for Tupac Shakur. – […]

Statement from Jimmy Henchman

  Day 2 was an intense one for music executive Jimmy “Henchmen” Rosemond, who is on trial in Brooklyn Federal Court on charges that he sold millions of dollars worth of cocaine, laundered money, and tampered with witnesses. Yesterday evening, Rosemond, issued the following statement: “This will be my biggest test to date. I will […]

Alex Pardee ‘B.I.G Foot’ & ‘Tupacabra’ T-Shirts

Upper Play Ground got Alex Padree to design a couple of tee shirts and the result was turning hip hop legends B.I.G and Tupac into ‘B.I.G Foot & Tupacabra. The t-shirts put a creative twist on the apperance of the two superstars showing how they were indeed monsters of the game.   -Will Cisco ( […]

Dr. Dre Will Bring Back Tupac Holgram For Coachella Weekend 2, Possibly Tour

TMZ ran up on Dr. Dre in Hollywood last night, where the rapper/mogul broke his silence on the Tupac hologram. Dr. Dre confirmed Tupac would be back for weekend 2 of Coachella. However, this weekend may not be the end of the holographic phenom. “I’m thinking about it,” answered Dre when asked about bringing the […]

Iggy Azalea On MTV’s Hip Hop POV

   Australian female MC Iggy Azalea has made plenty of noise in 2011-2012. The Grand Hustle 2.0 artist appeared on MTV’s new program, Hip Hop POV to speak on a thing or two. Check out Iggy speaking on her come up in Australia, A$AP Rocky, Tupac Shakur and most importunely her debut album, The New […]

Are Hologram Performances The Next Wave?

    Everyone was in awe of Tupac Shakur’s performance last night during Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg’s Coachella 2012 set. But this form of technology has been in the works for quite sometime, in fact Mariah Carey performed in 5 countries at once using the same technology.  Advertisement   While we could totally see […]

Portfolio Spotlight: Dana Lixenberg

Diana Lixenberg Dana Lixenberg lives and works in her native Amsterdam and New York. She studied photography at the London College of Printing (1984- 1986) and at the gerrit Rietveid Academie in Amsterdam (1987- 1989). She was awarded a project grant by the Fonds BKVB for a her 1993 series of portraits at the Imperial […]

How close was Mike Tyson to Tupac?

The former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world Mike Tyson explains his relationship with Tupac Shakur on Big Boy’s Neighborhood. Walford Guillaume (wallywall$treet) Advertisement