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Tupac Musical Cast Revealed!

AP | Posted 04.08.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — The upcoming Broadway musical inspired by Tupac Shakur songs will star Saul Williams, the poet and singer best known for the film "S...

A Horde Of Dead Celebrities Are Still Alive In Odd Dutch Beer Ad

Posted 03.26.2014 | Entertainment

Conspiracy theories about dead celebrities not really being dead have become the norm. Now we have a Dutch brewing company postulating that a handful ...

Rembrandt is in. Putin is out.

Edward Goldman | Posted 03.25.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

The photograph on the front page of today's New York Times took me by surprise and, to be honest, threw me for a loop. Here is President Barack Obam...

Three Things Miley Can Learn About Social Media

Tania Yuki | Posted 03.10.2014 | Business
Tania Yuki

Huge returns come to those who treat content as though it were meant to last.

A Love Letter To Marin

Love Letters | Posted 03.24.2014 | Travel
Love Letters

Above all, I love that your iconic symbol is a mountain. To the sleeping lady who protects us all with her comforting presence, Mt. Tam, I owe you my heart.

Broadway Set To Get A Taste Of Gangsta Rap

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — A musical inspired by Tupac Shakur songs is going to bring gangsta rap to Broadway. Producers said Wednesday that "Holler If Ya Hea...

I'm With Stupid: Life, the Universe, Tupac and Everything

Todd Hartley | Posted 02.12.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

So I'm not sure about you, but I don't think this idea of the universe as a hologram -- since I don't believe it -- is going to have much effect on my day-to-day life.

Tupac Shakur Talks Life and Death In Unheard 1994 Interview

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

The latest edition of PBS' "Blank on Blank" web series takes on previously unreleased audio from a 1994 interview with Tupac Shakur, originally captur...

Can I Just Get a Cake on My Birthday?

Courtney Garcia | Posted 12.07.2013 | Comedy
Courtney Garcia

What disillusions me most about mon anniversaire is the unnecessary burden that comes along with having a good time

Boys To Men -- Harlem Haberdashery Guy Wood Sr. & Louis Johnson Jr. Keep It Classic

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 11.20.2013 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

So for me summer is over. I wrapped it up with some pretty amazing new finds. I re-discovered Harlem, and fell in love with its history through fashion again.

Tupac Biopic In The Works

AP | Posted 11.20.2013 | Black Voices

LOS ANGELES -- A new biopic on slain rapper Tupac Shakur is coming. Morgan Creek Productions and Emmett/Furla Films announced in a Thursday news rele...

Tupac Biopic Coming

Posted 09.20.2013 | Entertainment

Days after the anniversary of Tupac's death, it was announced that the late rapper is set to be immortalized in film in an upcoming biopic. Accord...

Remembering Tupac

Posted 09.13.2013 | Entertainment

Sept. 13 marks the anniversary of the death of legendary rapper Tupac Shakur. After suffering a gunshot wound, Shakur died in Las Vegas in 1996 at the...

6 Coldest Cases That Remain Unsolved (PHOTOS)

Posted 09.03.2013 | Crime

There exist over 200,000 cold cases in America. In TNT’s new reality series, “Cold Justice,” two women are setting out to put a dent in that ...

A Musical About Tupac Shakur??

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.24.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — A musical inspired by the music of Tupac Shakur hopes to bring gangsta rap to a Broadway stage. A workshop of "Holler If Ya Hear Me"...

Tupac Shakur Earns a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Kim Kane | Posted 08.23.2013 | Entertainment
Kim Kane

Shakur, known to the world as 2Pac, will be awarded the star for his illustrious recording career. Prior to his tragic murder in 1996, Pac had proven himself an accomplished poet, activist and actor.

So About Michael Jackson's Surgeries ...

Posted 06.20.2013 | Entertainment

The enigma of rock 'n' roll comes with its own brand of myths and legends that permeate through culture and become fixtures in certain artists' lore. ...

ODB And Eazy-E To Get Hologram Treatment

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 05.15.2013 | Entertainment

Those with a longing to see Ol' Dirty Bastard and Eazy-E take the stage once again are in luck. The two rap legends will be resurrected via hologram o...

Tupac's Former Bodyguard Found Dead

Posted 05.03.2013 | Crime

"Big Frank," the former body guard of late rapper Tupac "2Pac" Shakur, was found dead in his California home Sunday night. Frank Alexander, 54, wa...

Shorty Wanna Be a Thug

Kenya (Robinson) | Posted 05.27.2013 | Arts
Kenya (Robinson)

Most of us share an open secret. It reveals itself every time we head to the gym, or prepare for an interview or an important presentation, or, in my case, cleaning day. I cop a Beyoncé, and for a few shining moments I put on the costume of black masculinity. It's like a white tee. One size fits all.

ReThink Review: Reincarnated -- In Like a Dogg, Out Like a Lion

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.14.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Snoop's life and career that brought him to this point is a totally fascinating one that speaks volumes about modern America, the black experience, the growth of an artist, and a uniquely American form of music.

Tupac's Mom Makes Bold Claim

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 02.19.2013 | Entertainment

Afeni Shakur, Tupac's mother, says she'll do everything she can to make sure all of the late rapper's unreleased music sees the light of day. "I b...

Can Marco Rubio Remix the Republican Party?

Ian Bremmer | Posted 04.08.2013 | Politics
Ian Bremmer

As Marco Rubio tries to juggle his conservative base and more centrist voters, he'll face a two-front media battle. Whether he likes it or not, when Rubio announces his candidacy, he needs to take another line from "Clique" to heart: "Everything I do need a news crew's presence."

The Handicapped Pass

Courtney Garcia | Posted 01.19.2013 | Comedy
Courtney Garcia

I was never properly diagnosed with anxiety, but my whole family has a problem, and it doesn't take a genius to figure it out. The world could be melting into a pit of fire and I would still be worried about whether or not I have apples at home for breakfast.

Tupac Shakur, Jesus And Resurrection Power

Ebony A. Utley, Ph.D. | Posted 11.13.2012 | Religion
Ebony A. Utley, Ph.D.

Jesus' resurrection must not be limited to the Christian narrative of death, burial, resurrection, ascension and promised return. Jesus is resurrected every time someone like Tupac can see a reason for his pain and persecution and decide to persevere. Tupac literally saw himself as Jesus.