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Tupac Day

Tupac

Wednesday 13 September 2006 marked 10 years since the passing of Tupac Shakur.

1Xtra remembers and celebrates the life of one the most influential icons in music history by dedicating the day to him.

Hear a series of short docs focusing on Pac's musical story, narrated by 1Xtra's Rodney P.

Name the four Pac tracks played at the end of Rodney P's documentaries and you could win Tupac's entire back catalogue.

:: 1Xtra's Tupac day ::
0600 - 0900 on Jason & Iyare
Digital Underground & The Early Years
Tupac doc (part 1)

0900 - 1200 on Rampage
Going Solo
Tupac doc (part 2)

1200 - 1400 on Nesha
The Death Row Era
Tupac doc (part 3)

1600 - 1900 on Ace & Vis
Tupac's Legacy 
Tupac doc (part 4) 

:: The Ultimate Tupac Fan ::
In the run-up to Tupac Day we held a massive competition to find the UK's biggest Pac fan.

After successfully beating 1000s of other entrants by passing our online quiz and a series of elimination rounds on Semtex's show, you voted Simon from Birmingham as Tupac's Ultimate Fan.

Simon's once in a lifetime prize was a trip to LA to meet the people who were in Pac's life and record a show about the legendary rapper.

Listen to Simon's show

See Simon's LA photos
More on Simon including LA videos

:: More Tupac ::

Tupac Reinterpreted event
TX look at Tupac's legacy
Why Tupac still matters to fans
All Eyez on Tupac after 10 years

 

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