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Tupac Shakur will be inducted into the 2017 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Chic’s Nile Rodgers will be given the Award For Musical Excellence.

While the movie has hit several legal snags, the producers behind the biopic are now aiming for a November release date.

With the loss of Afeni Shakur, mother to the late Tupac Shakur, Headkrack takes a look at the amazing accomplishments she made and the legacy she leaves behind. Check out the player above to hear him explain more in this exclusive video edition of the Hip-Hop Spot. Sign Up For Our Newsletter![sailthru_widgetfields=”email” sailthru_list=”Rickey Smiley Subscribers”] Listen to “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” weekdays […]

Jada Pinkett Smith is mourning the loss of a woman she admired. The profound philanthropist posted a touching status about the passing of Afeni Shakur on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/jada/posts/10154256266811320 Jada and Afeni’s late son, rapper Tupac, shared a deep connection growing up. In a 2015 interview with Howard Stern, Jada revealed, “When you have two young people […]

Jada Pinkett-Smith addresses the passing of Afeni Shakur with an open letter. This morning we reported on the unfortunate news that Tupac Shakur’s mother, Afeni Shakur, passed away last night around 10:30 PM. The cause of her death is still unknown, although some reports say it was possibly cardiac arrest. One of the late rapper’s close friends, […]

You Are Appreciated 2pac’s mother and former Black Panther, Afeni Shakur (born Alice Faye Williams) passed away in Northern Califonia early this morning. She was 69. So far no cause of death has been reported. Back in 1995, Afeni was immortalized on her son’s magnum opus, “Dear Mama”. Later this year, actress Danai Guriri will […]

Divorce inevitably becomes messy when a lot of money is involved. And unfortunately, Afeni Shakur, is seeing this first hand.

Danai Gurira has been cast in the role of Afeni Shakur, mother of Tupac Shakur in the forthcoming biopic,"All Eyez On Me".

If you’ve read or watched interviews with Eminem you know the guy was a humble hip-hop fan far before he was famous as a rapper himself. Now,…

A batch of previously unreleased works from Tupac Shakur is on the horizon thanks to a deal Afeni Shakur struck with JAM Inc. back in…

With just a few days to music’s biggest night, Grammy week has officially started. On Monday (Feb. 2), The Grammy Museum unveiled its “All Eyez on…