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THR: Tupac, Jay-Z, Will Smith and Mariah Carey have all insulted you in songs. How do you feel about that?
Williams: Without those song mentions, I might not be on TV right now. There is a large segment who may have never heard about me on the radio, but they heard Tupac tell me I needed to go to Jenny Craig. Or Mariah Carey tell me that I’m all up in her business. So I love them for that.
Ice-T talks about recording with 2Pac and how real rappers should behave in the industry.
Kendrick Lamar Lists His Top Five Emcees
“My top five, dead or alive. Tupac, definitely. Tupac because the emotion that he put in and how much he related to the people, and how much he connected. That’s what music is about,” he said. “Music is supposed to move, whether you’re saying the most intricate stuff or the most simple, dumbed down. You gotta make some type of connection, and I feel like he did that the best.”
Despite Suge Knight’s claims, family of the legendary rap star say that 2Pac was not homophobic, pointing to his friendship with late fashion designer Versace as proof…
Happy Mothers Day
2Pac - How Do You Want It (Performance Version) - Official Death Row Upload
Damion “Hollyhood” Lee gives riveting performance as Tupac Shakur as he is stopped by reporters who ask him about his alleged rape case.
Tupac may be dead, but his temper lives on forever.
After Allen and Albert Hughes fired Pac in 1993 from their seminal film, Menace II Society, Shakur spearheaded a physical attack on Allen. A few years ago, the brothers opened up to Complex magazine about the infamous altercation.
“Tupac hit him from behind,” Albert said. “Allen turned around and threw him on top of the car … Tupac was like, ‘Go get my chain!’ and he let everybody else go at my brother. Allen got beat up by like 15 guys but he stayed on his feet.”
On this day in 1994, Pac began a 15-day jail sentence for his role in the attack. And to commemorate, we’ve gathered some of our favorite Tupac freakouts. Check ‘em out after the cut.