I have an interesting affinity for Tupac and his music. Not just because he was one of the most successful rappers during my early years; and not because I was essentially introduced to hip hop through his music. Not even because my mother was a super fan and made sure that I was familiar with… Read More Who is Huey in Tupac’s “Changes”?
This blog post is in honor of what would have been Tupac’s 45th Birthday! This post is a re-blog from my original blog, LifeAsShay.com, where I shared my point of view as Hip Hop’s Girl Next Door. Originally titled “Who is Latasha Harlins?” Latasha Harlins was the 15-year-old girl who’s name I heard in several… Read More lesson from Pac | Latasha Harlins
The Life As Shay Report: Unfortunately, there is no secret here. Kendrick Lamar is my favorite of all time. His music has inspired me in so many ways professionally and personally. And his new music has yet again refreshed my passion for what I do with this song. He just released new music “Blacker The… Read More NEW MUSIC: “Blacker The Berry” Kendrick Lamar- Sermon of Reality
The Life As Shay Report: Las Vegas, NV- September 13, 1996 was the date…fast forward to today, almost 20 years after the shooting death of Tupac “2Pac” Shakur, the first cop on the scene, Chris Carroll of the Las Vegas Metro Police Department, reveals Pac’s final moments. This story is that much more dear to… Read More Tupac’s Final Moments Revealed by Cop- “Me Against The World”
The Life As Shay Report: Who is Latasha Harlins? Latasha Harlins was the 15-year-old girl whose name I’d heard in several Hip-Hop songs coming up…In particular, I remember hearing Tupac make reference to her as “Little Latasha” in his song Thugz Mansion. Surprising as it may be to some, my moms was a HUGE Tupac… Read More Who is Latasha Harlins?- In Tupac’s “Thugz Mansion”