Paperback, 149 pp
His death was tragic — a violent homage to the power of his voice.
His legacy is indomitable — as vibrant and alive today as it has ever been. For the first time in paperback, this collection of deeply personal poetry is a mirror into the legendary artist’s enigmatic world and its many contradictions. Written in his own hand from the time he was nineteen, these seventy-two poems embrace his spirit, his energy — and his ultimate message of hope.
- Publishers Weekly 10/25/1999 pg. 78 (EAN 9780671028442, Hardcover)
- Black Issues Book Review 03/01/2000 pg. 46 (EAN 9780671028442, Hardcover)
- School Library Journal 07/01/2000 pg. 129 (EAN 9780671028442, Hardcover)
- ALA Recmd for Reluctant YA’s 01/01/2001 pg. 1383 (EAN 9780671028442, Hardcover)
Tupac Shakur recorded twelve landmark albums — nine of which went either platinum or gold. A consummate actor, he also appeared in six major motion pictures, including Poetic Justice, Juice, GridLock’d, and Gang Related. He was murdered at the age of twenty-five.