New Revelations on Tupac's NY Shooting     

File Photo
Posted by Robert
Rap News Network
10/20/2005 4:06:57 PM
Home > News
New Revelations on Tupac's NY Shooting
Related CDs & DVDs

2Pac
Best Of 2Pac-Part 1:Thug (2007)
List Price: $11.98
Our Price: $9.97
You Save: $2.01
Quantity: 

 

On November 30th, 1994 at 12:20 a.m., west coast rap icon Tupac Shakur was shot at the Quad Recording Studios in Times Square in New York. The media largely portrayed the shooting as a standard robbery, in which rapper Tupac Shakur went for his gun, and was shot. According to Tupac (2Pac) and others however, the story runs a lot deeper.

 

Ethan Brown writes about pop music, crime, and drug policy for publications such as Wired, New York, Rolling Stone, The Village Voice, and GQ.

 

In the upcoming December issue of VIBE, Ethan Brown has the first ever extensive interview with Jimmy "Henchmen" Rosemond about the Quad shooting.

 

New revelations about the Quad shooting, including brand new revelations from the hustlers who befriended rap legend Tupac Shakur just before he was shot at the Quad, as well as a new timeline of the Quad shooting itself will be mentioned in the December VIBE.

 

Ethan Brown also has a book out that together with the VIBE article will shed new light on this subject.

 

“The book and the article together provide the fullest account of what happened at the Quad so far. And the access I got to Jimmy Henchmen was unbelievable. I interviewed Jimmy nearly half a dozen times and he was remarkably open with me about what happened that night” Ethan Brown told ThugLifeArmy.com.

 

His book ‘Queens Reigns Supreme : Fat Cat, 50 Cent, and the Rise of the Hip Hop Hustler’ is based on police wiretaps and exclusive interviews with drug kingpins and hip-hop insiders. It is the untold story of how the streets and housing projects of southeast Queens took over the rap industry.

 

For years, rappers from Nas to Ja Rule have hero-worshipped the legendary drug dealers who dominated

  • ThugLifeArmy
  • 2Pac
    2Pac Biography, 2Pac News, 2Pac Audio Streams, 2Pac Music Videos, 2Pac Pictures, 2Pac Interviews, 2Pac CD & DVD Releases, 2Pac Chat, 2Pac Song Lyrics, 2Pac Web Links
    Official Site
    2PACLEGACY.COM
    Options Email 
    2Pac's Mother Responds To LA Times Article
    "Rollin' With Dre" Tells About 2 Decades With Dr. Dre
    Shakur Estate Files Injunction Against Death Row Records
    Tupac Shakur Estate Partners With EverGreen Copyrights
    Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation Add Presenters To Awards
    Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation Seeks Filmmaker Entries
    First Semi-Annual Tupac Amaru Shakur Film Screening Announced
    BET Offers Black History Month TV Specials
    Brand New 2Pac (Tupac Shakur) Hip-Hop CD Released
    Many Hip Hop Events To Celebrate 2Pac's New Album
    Tupac (2Pac) Shakur Gets Revived On "Pac's Life" Album
    Hip Hop DVD Profiles "Death Before Dishonor"
    Various photos used on this site have been used with permission from the copyright holder Gobi. Find more in his book "Thru My Eyes."
    Copyright 1998-2008 Tupac-Online. All rights reserved. Rap News Network