|Hip-Hop History Made Tupac Legacy Tour 2006|
|Written by Robert ID2700|
|Wednesday, 07 June 2006 09:26|
Tupac Shakur (2Pac) is not only the hip-hop world’s all-time top selling rap artist, he has also become its most recognized and revered icon. To mark the 10th anniversary of his death, Tupac’s mother Ms. Afeni Shakur and the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation along with A&M Entertainment proudly present the “Tupac Legacy Tour”.
Beginning in Los Angeles this fall, the “Tupac Legacy Tour” tour will continue with 25 concerts across major US cities. The tour will celebrate the life of the legendary multi-platinum hip-hop / rap artist, actor, songwriter, visionary, activist and poet by recounting his timeless music and achievements as an accomplished performer.
The “Tupac Legacy Tour”, directed by A&M Entertainment’s Vice President & Tour Director Mike Coates, will feature major hip-hop and rap artists & guests presenting selected songs portraying the legendary artist in his element: the stage. An impressive line-up of artists have agreed to participate and will perform together with a full live band and DJ’s. The official artist line-up will be announced within the coming weeks.
A portion of the proceeds from the Tupac Legacy Tour will go directly to T.A.S.C.A. (Tupac Amaru Shakur Center for the Arts located in Stone Mountain, GA)
A&M Entertainment has also announced GrupoMex Holdings as the tour’s exclusive investor. GrupoMex is also involved in various other entertainment industry ventures including Gotcha Back Records. Makaveli Branded will assist with exclusive tour merchandise along with collaborating with A&M Entertainment on the tour’s advertising and marketing campaigns.
For more information please visit www.2paclegacytour.com to sign-up for updates and notifications regarding the tour.