On this day June 16th, 1971 a force was born in East Harlem, NY. He would grow to call himself Tupac, then Makaveli and live forever on the Mt. Rushmore of a Culture, Music, and voice of a restless generation. He was also a phuckin goofball!
“Thug Life” reppin, Death Row, Bad-Boy-Killin, Outlaw is out with MTV for an on-location interview around Los Angeles. When suddenly he spots danger via a familiar killer mean mug from a… BABY. Can’t blame him, though. Chappelle admitted years later, that you only see this in the worst neighborhoods. Watch his reaction and ensuing plea:
This time shooting a promo-spot for the classic Yo MTV Raps. Host Ed Lover is in the background giving pointers, but Pac believes they’re re-casting Scarface. Fun-Fact: Pac was quite the thespian himself, and went to art school where stage-acting was part of the gig. So, he can’t help himself when its reppin time:
Happy Birthday, Pac!