Director John Singleton and actor Tupac Shakur on the set of 'Poetic Justice'…

Director John Singleton and actor Tupac Shakur on the set of 'Poetic Justice'…

Did you her about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete? Proving nature's law is wrong It learned to walk without having feet. Funny it seems, but by keeping it's dreams, It learned to breathe fresh air. Long live the rose that grew from concrete When no one else ever cared.     -Tupac Amaru Shakur

Did you her about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete? Proving nature's law is wrong It learned to walk without having feet. Funny it seems, but by keeping it's dreams, It learned to breathe fresh air. Long live the rose that grew from concrete When no one else ever cared. -Tupac Amaru Shakur

For Madonna being "with a black man wouldn't jeopardise" her career the letter says but things were different for the rapper.  Rapper Tupac Shakur was killed in a drive-by shooting in September 1996  A newly surfaced letter reportedly written by rapper Tupac Shakur to Madonna says he split up with her because of race issues.  The letter dated 15 January 1995 would have been written from a New York prison where he was serving a four-and-a-half year sentence for sexual assault. It says: "For…

For Madonna being "with a black man wouldn't jeopardise" her career the letter says but things were different for the rapper. Rapper Tupac Shakur was killed in a drive-by shooting in September 1996 A newly surfaced letter reportedly written by rapper Tupac Shakur to Madonna says he split up with her because of race issues. The letter dated 15 January 1995 would have been written from a New York prison where he was serving a four-and-a-half year sentence for sexual assault. It says: "For…

Where Did the Term 420 Come From, Anyway? [Infographic] | Daily Infographic

Where Did the Term 420 Come From, Anyway? [Infographic

Where Did the Term 420 Come From, Anyway? [Infographic] | Daily Infographic

How the Tupac "Hologram" worked... Scary stuff should have been happy to see him perform again.. But some of the lyrics were removed from the original song where he actually gave finger to Killuminati! We loved him for being real, holographic image just made him look like a puppet for the music industry.. I actually felt sad, and worried and a bit scared from this new piece of technology...

How the Tupac "Hologram" worked

How the Tupac "Hologram" worked... Scary stuff should have been happy to see him perform again.. But some of the lyrics were removed from the original song where he actually gave finger to Killuminati! We loved him for being real, holographic image just made him look like a puppet for the music industry.. I actually felt sad, and worried and a bit scared from this new piece of technology...

Been. The Oregon Sand Dunes.// I grew up in a place where the oregon dunes and little lakes like this were part of my backyard! This looks like my childhood!

Been. The Oregon Sand Dunes.// I grew up in a place where the oregon dunes and little lakes like this were part of my backyard! This looks like my childhood!

That moment in your car where a rap song from the 90's comes on and you turn into a hardcore gangster rapper.

That moment in your car where a rap song from the 90's comes on and you turn into a hardcore gangster rapper.

Students are required to choose two songs from the Harlem Renaissance period and one song from the Hip Hop era that surround a common theme then create an album cover for their songs. There is also writing prompt to respond to. Also see my Common Core lesson where students will compare and contrast the Harlem Renaissance with Hip Hop by analyzing a poem by Langston Hughes with a song by Tupac Shakur.

Students are required to choose two songs from the Harlem Renaissance period and one song from the Hip Hop era that surround a common theme then create an album cover for their songs. There is also writing prompt to respond to. Also see my Common Core lesson where students will compare and contrast the Harlem Renaissance with Hip Hop by analyzing a poem by Langston Hughes with a song by Tupac Shakur.

With it’s origins coming from 90’s hip-hop (Tupac’s trademark!) and Chicano chola culture, the bandana had a another moment back in the 00’s where the likes of J.LO and X-Tina (lol) sported theirs with braids.

With it’s origins coming from 90’s hip-hop (Tupac’s trademark!) and Chicano chola culture, the bandana had a another moment back in the 00’s where the likes of J.LO and X-Tina (lol) sported theirs with braids.

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