Tupac Shakur Portraits
noslideshow

Hear the Tupac Convo From ’95 That Has Everybody Talking

A never-before-heard conversation between Tupac and his good friend Sanyika Shakur, aka Monster Kody, has found its way to the Internet.

Shortly after Pac was released from Clinton Correctional Facility in 1995 on rape charges, he hopped on the phone with Sanyika Shakur, who is ironically not related to Tupac. Without his knowledge, Sanyika’s wife pressed record on the answering machine and captured the revealing conversation.

The two discuss life in prison, how Pac was treated poorly while incarcerated, Chicago gangs, how the rape case and the ’94 shooting were connected, and how he planned to sit down with Maya Angelou to do his autobiography. Due to Pac’s untimely death they never got do it, but it definitely stands out in the conversation considering Maya Angelou’s recent passing. It sucks that it never happened. That would’ve been a great read from two revolutionary people.

The conversation reveals a more genuine side of Tupac. He was an ambitious guy who had plans to help the world.

 

 

Related Posts

Film
Film

Steve McQueen Will Direct a New Tupac Documentary

Film
Film

Here’s the First Trailer for the Tupac Biopic ‘All Eyez On Me’

Video
Video

Tupac Wrecks the West Coast in This New GTA V Mod

News
News

The Murders of Biggie and Tupac Are the Focal Point of USA’s New True Crime Series

News
News

Biggie and Tupac get a new film, Johnny Depp Will Star

Ad

Latest News

same Hot Takes

It Was a Type Beat Year

The search for something new in a year of sameness
shea serrano Features

Shea Serrano Quit His Teaching Job, Now He Has Two Best Sellers and Two TV Shows

"It is funny to just walk in and just be a Mexican, because I’m usually the only one there"
mf doom Features

The 10 Best DOOM Songs of 2017, Ranked

Even after 'The Missing Notebook Rhymes' went missing, the masked villain still caused havoc
worst cops Features

The Worst Cops of 2017

The hall of shame
donald trump Features

32 Songs That Dissed Donald Trump in 2017

The "F.D.T." wave
lil peep News

R.I.P. Gus, Long Live Lil Peep

Resisting nostalgia at the speed of the internet
88 rising Features

Sean Miyashiro of 88rising Connected the Cultures

With 1.25 million YouTube subscribers and a gang of talent, 88rising controlled the new East-West flow
eminem Video

Eminem By the Numbers

You may know how many f*cks he gives, but what about the other crucial figures from Slim Shady's career?
tape Features

Why 2017 Was Rap’s Year of the Tape

Seven labels explain why they're still rewinding cassettes back
safdie brothers Features

The Safdie Brothers Got Gritty as 2017’s Filmmakers to Watch

"You might not like the feeling that you're feeling, but you can still be entertained by that feeling."
best albums Features

The 25 Best Albums of 2017

The essential sounds that defined one very strange year
hey arnold Humor

Everything About Christmas is Awful, Except the ‘Hey Arnold!’ Special

The one redeeming thing about this trash holiday
combat-jack Features

Knowledge Darts Vol. 32: Winter Solstice

I never got to say thank you
jeezy Video

Open Space: Jeezy

"You can’t just crush a diamond with a rock. It’s hard, it’s tough. But it’s bright."
Video

Rhythm Roulette: Boi-1da

The wait is over
remy ma Video

Open Space: Remy Ma

"Female rapper—what the f*ck is that?"