Tupac Exhibit To Open At Grammy Museum In L.A. – Tha Wire
Today in Tha Wire the Grammy Museum pays tribute to Tupac Shakur and Tyga readies the release of his new LP, he just inked a deal with MTV for his own reality show.
Items that once belonged to Tupac Shakur will be on display at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles. According to the Los Angeles Times the “All Eyez on Me: The Writings of Tupac Shakur” exhibition will premier next month and will include Pac’s everything from outfits to handwritten notes, lyrics, poems, even interview and performance footage.
AllHipHopNews reports, Tupac's estate provided all of the items for the exhibit and his mother, Afeni Shakur, is overseeing the project. Ms. Shakur was honored that the museum chose Tupac for their exhibit and expressed her gratitude in the following statement:
“It means a lot to me that [Grammy Museum Executive Director] Bob Santelli and the Grammy Museum have chosen to honor my son with their upcoming exhibit of his works.” She continued, “Tupac’s writings are an honest reflection of his passions for, and about life. His timeless messages have instilled hope for those who have little, and for others, they serve as a catalyst for change. His words continue to motivate and inspire new generations.”
This isn't the first time the Grammy Museum featured Pac in an exhbit, they did so previously in 2011 in “Hip-Hop: A Cultural Odyssey” exhibition. They've even covered his legacy in workshops such as “An Introduction to Hip-Hop” and “The Art Of Songwriting: Hip Hop.”
Pretty cool right? Listen to Tha Wire below and find out when the exhibit will be on display!
Finally, former Young Money MC Tyga has signed a deal with MTV to launch his own reality series. The show is still in it's early stages, so it doesn't have a tittle just yet. However, AllHipHopNews reports the will definitely highlight his turn-up lifestyle and his BFF Chris Brown has already been filmed to appear in a couple of episodes.
Word also has it, his former lady Blac Chyna and his rumored Boo-thang Kylie Jenner will not be popping up on any of the episodes. The show is gonna premiere sometime in the Spring and as more details become available, I'll keep you posted.
In the meantime, Tyga drops his fourth studio album this month, get all the details with Tha Wire now. Plus, find when Tupac's exhibit will be on display and get the scoop on all the celebs celebrating birthdays this weekend. Listen to Tha Wire now: