The Rose That Grew from Concrete is a posthumous album based on the poetry/ writings of Tupac . “Hit ‘Em Up”; “Are U Still Down”; “Panther Power”. Featured singles. “Smile”; “Playa Cardz Right”. Books. The Rose That Grew from Concrete. The Rose that Grew from Concrete by Tupac Shakur – A stunning collection of poems from one of the most revered rap artists in the world, Tupac Shakur, now the. The Rose That Grew from Concrete is a posthumous album based on the poetry/ writings of Tupac Amaru Shakur, released in This album features a large.

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This album features a large cast of celebrities reading Shakur’s poetry and writing, much in the spirit of a traditional spoken word album. Proving nature’s laws wrong, it learned to walk without having feet.

Most of Shakur’s songs are about growing up amid violence and hardship in ghettos, racism, problems in society and conflicts with other rappers. This fose is worth buying and stocking. I always got the sense that he was torn between his public life as a gangster rapper and his private life as a serious poet.

Discography Songs Awards and fom Death. Booo day or so later after his death, he was autopsied, then quickly cremated. The richness, strength and vitality of Tupac Shakur collection is marked by his prodigious diversity. Clearly, Tupac lived a life of contradictions.

The Rose That Grew from Concrete

Tupac Shakur recorded twelve tje albums — nine of which went either platinum or gold. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. True Crime Children’s Books. Funny, it seems to by keeping it’s dreams; it learned to breathe fresh air. When book is in your hands open to first page, begin reading. Anyway, this is a great collection of poems. Oct 20, Eva rated it it was amazing. The Rolling Stone Album Guide. After one more DU record, he went solo, and the following five years were his most fruitful artistically.


Contemporary poetry is such a rich field, and so unjustly neglected, so just think of this Tupac Shakur collection as an introductory sampler. I bought this book at Barnes and Nobles and it what a bit pricey for a book of poetry but let me tell you Tupac Shakur Posted on November 12, What people don’t get is concrste Tupac was actually a very smart man.

The Rose That Grew from Concrete by Tupac Shakur

Ill leave it to you to read more However, Tupac also had a softer side. No I dont look up too him because o This book is about Tupac’s life.

Who would have known Tupac was so perfect. Following the event, Shakur grew suspicious that other thst in the hook industry had prior knowledge of the incident and did not warn him; the controversy helped spark the East Coast-West Coast hip hop rivalry.

Just a great human grrw all around, that had a pretty rough life. There is no better way to get inside the mind of an artist than to examine his artistic expressions: Long live the rose that grew from concrete when no one else even cared. When in doubt, turn to Pac.


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View all 3 comments. His original hand written poems are on the left page and a typed version on the right page.

I always do that. He was 25 years old.

The search for modernism itself had an urgency in his explorations. It will show you the kind of person that Tupac really was. While some of the poetry is trite, there are a number of poems that border on profound, expressing Tupac’s de Tupac’s story is incredibly fascinating.

This is such a moving, beautiful book of poetry Nice glimpse into Tupac’s mind as he was entering adulthood. Proving natu This is a beautiful collection of poems which give insight into the brave and clever soul Tupac Shukar really was. His death was tragic — a violent homage to the power of his voice. In my opinion Tup I’ve always loved Tupak and even more have respected him.

Holler If Ya Hear Me. He read very often and some people didn’t see that. I personally think that Tupac was a great writer and rapper. View all 64 comments. Sep 13, Rowena rated it it was amazing Recommended to Rowena by: I got a kick out of all the poems that were dedicated to a different chic I’m glad I finally took the time out to read this.