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  1. Tupac Show 'Holler If Ya Hear Me' Meets Swift Demise on Broadway

    4:45 pm 7/14/2014

    After opening to disastrous business and poor reviews on June 19, the urban rap musical inspired by the lyrics and poetry of Tupac Shakur will close next Sunday.Read more

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  2. Producer: Tupac Musical 'Holler If Ya Hear Me' Not Closing This Weekend

    6:00 am 6/27/2014

    Jessica Green responds to a report claiming that the show will end early due to low ticket sales.Read more

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  3. 'Holler If Ya Hear Me': Theater Review

    11:11 am 6/19/2014

    Tony-winning "A Raisin in the Sun" director Kenny Leon stages this Broadway musical inspired by the lyrics of Tupac Shakur, with a cast headed by Saul Williams and Christopher Jackson.Read more

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  4. LAFF: John Singleton Talks Tupac Biopic, Tells Filmmakers 'Don't Be Afraid to Be Black'

    5:08 pm 6/14/2014

    The Oscar-nominated writer/director told a Los Angeles Film Festival audience that "negritude" points the way to artistic and commercial success and also revealed details of his proposed Showtime series about cocaine.Read more

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  5. John Singleton on Maya Angelou: 'She Was the First Renaissance Person I Ever Met'

    7:00 am 6/4/2014

    Singleton recalls directing the late poet/author in 1993's "Poetic Justice" and reveals the impact she had on his life.Read more

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  6. Saul Williams to Star in Tupac Musical, 'Holler If Ya Hear Me'

    9:08 am 4/7/2014

    Best known for the award-winning 1998 feature, "Slam," which he co-wrote and starred in, Williams heads a cast of Broadway regulars and newcomers in the non-biographical show inspired by Tupac Shakur's music.Read more

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  7. Gangsta Rap Era Returns in Court Case, 'House of Lies,' Chief Keef's Instagram Page (Video)

    1:01 pm 3/27/2014

    Gunplay and braggadocio are still part of the genre, no matter how much it's entered mainstream culture.Read more

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  8. Michael Jackson Hologram Conjures Billionaire's Patent Lawsuit (Exclusive)

    5:30 am 3/25/2014

    Alki David says an Amy Winehouse concert is coming, but first comes a patent lawsuit over a popular Cirque du Soleil show in Las Vegas.Read more

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  9. Will Tupac and N.W.A. Biopics Battle It Out in Theaters?

    5:00 am 3/5/2014

    Universal and Morgan Creek are each prepping films about the hip-hop icons that could be released around the same time.Read more

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  10. John Singleton to Direct Tupac Shakur Biopic

    2:09 pm 2/12/2014

    With Singleton's involvement, the long-stalled project gets a second life.Read more

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