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Today In Hip-Hop History: Tupac Shakur Dropped ‘Strictly For My N.I.G.G.A.Z…’ LP 29 Years Ago

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On this date in 1993, Tupac Shakur released his second full-length studio album, Strictly For My N.I.G.G.A.Z… on Jive Records and T.N.T. Recordings. With the ‘N-word always having a negative connotation, ‘Pac flipped it to an acronym, meaning  Never Ignorant Getting Goals Accomplished, with the “Z” in the title making it plural. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information This […]

Tupac’s Sister Takes Legal Action and Sues Executor & Trustee

All eyes are on a Petition filed in the Superior Court of The State of California by Tupac’s only sister, Sekyiwa ‘Set” Shakur. Several media reports have already confirmed this lawsuit, which involves a dispute over the duties, control, finances, and rights related to the Shakur family’s estate, which comprises most of Tupac’s music and […]

ICYMI: Tupac Poem Hits Market, ‘All Eyez On Me’ Inspiration

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A love poem written by Tupac Shakur over two decades ago that inspired his hit song “All Eyez On Me” is hitting the market. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The piece is titled “All Eye Was Lookin’ 4.” The auction house confirmed it’s dated for August 26th, 1995, and 2Pac’s hit song came out the […]

Tupac Poem Hits Market, ‘All Eyez On Me’ Inspiration

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A love poem written by Tupac Shakur over two decades ago that inspired his hit song “All Eyez On Me” is hitting the market. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The piece is titled “All Eye Was Lookin’ 4.” The auction house confirmed it’s dated for August 26th, 1995, and 2Pac’s hit song came out the […]

Happy Birthday To Treach Of Naughty By Nature! 6 Degrees Of Success

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Today in 1970 in “Illtown” New Jersey, the king of “OPP”, better known as Treach, was born. For those who don’t know, Treach was the frontman for the New Jersey rap collective Naughty By Nature. Born Anthony Criss in East Orange, New Jersey, Treach got his musical start in his hometown. He, Vin Rock, and […]

[WATCH] Wu Tang’s RZA Says Tupac Was More Lyrically Dangerous Than Biggie

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In an exclusive interview with The Art Of Dialogue, the Wu-Tang Clan’s abbott RZA was asked about Tupac Shakur and Christopher “Notorious B.I.G. Wallace when the Ruler Zig Zag Zig Allah replied very matter of factly that ‘Pac was a more dangerous emcee than Biggie was. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information As for Pac, RZA […]

Fat Joe Responds To Fans Upset with DaBaby Tupac Comparison

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Fans are shook after Fat Joe compared DaBaby to the late and great Tupac Shakur.  Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information During an recent appearance on Rap City ’21, Joey Crack was asked who’s the 2021 version of Tupac and the Bronx rapper said DaBaby.  The Terror Squad leader did not offer any reasoning to why […]

[WATCH] Q-Tip Opens Up About Past Relationship With Janet Jackson

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In an exclusive interview with famed battle rapper Math Hoffa, actor and A Tribe Called Quest front man Q-Tip talked about his romance with culture icon Janet Jackson. Tip spoke in depth about how he met the youngest Jackson sister and how the two eventually started dating in the late 90s. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Tupac Shakur Signs To Death Row Records 26 Years Ago

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After serving just eight months on a three-year sentence for a sexual assault charge, Tupac Amaru Shakur was released from prison, but not before signing a three-album contract with Death Row Records under the directive of Suge Knight on this date in 1995. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In exchange for posting his $1.4 million […]

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