Mike Tyson Tells the Story of How He Met Tupac: Watch

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Mike Tyson attends Comic-Con International 2014 on July 26, 2014 in San Diego, California.

Mike Tyson and Tupac's relationship would have been one for the history books even if they had never met, as the legendary rapper was shot following a Tyson fight in Las Vegas in 1996. But as it turns out, their friendship began long before, when Tupac was so unknown he couldn't even get into a Brooklyn club without Tyson's help.

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Watch Tyson's interview with DJ Whoo Kid below to hear him recount their first meeting, as well as the time Pac visited him in jail back in 1992 (their discussion starts around the 13 minute mark):