Still Thuggin: Tupac Relevance Over 20 Years Later

Recording: Still Thuggin: Tupac Relevance Over 20 Years Later, Mar 16, 2018


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P. Frank Williams


With a flurry of big-screen movies, tv documentaries, and scripted tv shows Tupac Shakur is back poppin like 1996! But why? What was it about this iconic Rapper, Actor, and Revolutionary that makes him relevant more than 20 years after his death? Our panel of journalists, artists, and friends that actually knew 'Pac explain. Shouldn't Hip Hop continue to celebrate its legends like Rock and other genres do? Like Jimi Hendrix and Elvis Pressley, the Iconic Tupac Shakur will never die!

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband
Secondary Entry: Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Beginner