1. Sprite Covering Its Cans With 2Pac, Missy Elliott and J. Cole Lyrics

    June 15, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Summer's here and Sprite is bringing back its Obey Your Verse Lyrical Collection, featuring limited-edition packaging adorned with 16 song lyrics from 2Pac , Missy Elliott and J. Cole . "We wanted to make sure we identified artists who represented our point of view of staying…

  2. Tupac's Original Version of 'Dear Mama' Surfaces: Listen

    May 05, 2016 7:29 PM EDT The passing of Tupac "2Pac" Shakur's mother, Afeni Shakur, has brought many to revisit the rapper's beloved track "Dear Mama" in remembrance.  Tupac's Mother, Afeni Shakur, Dead at 69 Now a version of the song that is said to predate the popular recording…

  3. Tupac Shakur's Stepfather Up for Parole in Killings, Brinks Heist

    April 03, 2016 1:38 PM EDT He made the FBI's most wanted list and was convicted of leading a revolutionary group responsible for a trail of bloodshed, including the slayings of an armed guard and two New York police officers. But after serving half his prison sentence, Mutulu Shakur might soon be a free man. 7…

  4. Newly Discovered Tupac Notebooks Going to Auction

    March 08, 2016 10:53 AM EST More momentos from late West Coast legend Tupac Shakur  will be up for auction. Three of the rapper's notebooks containing previously lyrics to tracks like "Point The Finga," "Easy Being Me" and "Keep Ya Head Up," will be sold on the auction site  Moments in…

  5. Raury, FKA Twigs & Mikky Ekko: Emerging Picks of the Week

    January 25, 2015 3:00 PM EST Spice up your playlist with  Billboard 's weekly roundup of tracks from the Billboard + Twitter Emerging Artists chart . After giving them a listen, make sure to check back next week for a new set of selections to discover the latest music. "Fly," Raury featuring Malik Shakur…