Tupac And Snoop Dogg Had A Battle When They First Met
Demetrius Shipp, who’s playing Tupac in the upcoming biopic All Eyez On Me, was the latest guest on Snoop Dogg’s CGN show
During their chat, Snoop told the actor the story of how he met the real Tupac. It was at the wrap party for Poetic Justice, before Pac had joined Snoop at Death Row.
“Tupac grabbed the mic, he started rapping,” Snoop said of the party. “I grabbed the mic, I started rapping. But I’m rapping aggressive, because at this time, I’m one of them, like battle rappers. So I’m aggressive. So he come back, he aggressive. It sound like we kinda like battling each other.”
“So we get off to like a wrong start, but you could tell we both dope as a motherfucker, so it’s like we not really gonna go there.”
“When we finish rapping, we go outside,” Snoop side. “I’m like, ‘My name’s Snoop.’ He like, ‘My name Pac.’ He break up with a blunt and that nigga roll a blunt with me. That’s my first time ever hitting a blunt.”
Jump to the one minute mark to hear Snoop and Pac’s origin tale.