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2PAC: Greatest Hits

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2Pac: Greatest Hits

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Tupac Shakur
Producers:
Interscope
genre:
Hip-Hop/Rap, Reissues

We gave it an A-

While featuring four high-quality songs from 2Pac’s never-ending supply of unreleased tracks, his career-spanning collection of Greatest Hits is truly vital for painting a complete picture of rap’s symbol of martyrdom: 2Pac could be a paranoid gangsta (”2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted”), a West Coast rump shaker (”California Love”), and, most interestingly, a sensitive ghetto poet (”Dear Mama”). Together, these seemingly disparate strands depict a fascinating portrait of an artist unafraid to be — or unable not to be — complicated. A-

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