I’m not sure which Tupac one you’re talking about, but you can still get it by downloading my mashup mixtapes.
Today I learned that George Lucas Wanted Tupac Shakur to play a Jedi for Star Wars: The Phantom Menance in 1996. He died before his audition and was replaced in 1997 when production began. The late rapper is said to have read for the part of Jedi Master Mace Windu, who ended up being Samuel L. Jackson. True story.
If you weren’t aware, Tupac played the bass portions for many of his records.
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Tupac Shakur Talks Life and Death In Newly Released 1994 Interview
This is fucking incredible. The latest edition of the PBS web series Blank on Blank provides some artistic animation set to an unreleased 1994 audio interview with Tupac Shakur, originally captured on microcasette. I guarantee you’ll appreciate this.
“Did you hear about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete? Proving nature’s laws wrong, it learned to walk without having feet. Funny, it seems to by keeping it’s dreams; it learned to breathe fresh air. Long live the rose that grew from concrete when no one else even cared.”