Justin Tinsley

senior culture writer for ESPN’s “The Undefeated”

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A new art exhibit at LA Live pays homage to Tupac Shakur, who died in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas in 1996 when he was 25 years old.

‘Wake Me When I’m Free’ follows Tupac’s political influence and bond with mom

A new art exhibit at LA Live pays homage to Tupac Shakur, who died in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas in 1996 when he was 25 years old.

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