V Exclusive: Tupac Shakur, The Lost Footage

It’s been over two decades since 2Pac died on the 13th day of September 1996, yet the void he left in hip-hop—let alone black culture—is gaping, For his anniversary, VIBE revives the fallen icon, if just for a couple minutes, with the first in a series of previously unreleased interview footage from May ’96. As he discusses a unified rap nation and where he’d be in 2016, ‘Pac is everything we remember: Candid, passionate, prophetic. Rest in peace, Tupac Amaru Shakur.

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