It's almost time for THAT hot stripper movie! Check out these10 reasons why we can't wait to watch Magic Mike XXL!

PICS: Caitlyn Jenner beams with confidence and causes paparazzi frenzy as she takes over New York City!

Tupac Shakur to go on tour

2012-04-17 15:08
 
Tupac Shakur
Los Angeles - Tupac Shakur is set to go on tour - 16 years after his death.

The rapper - who was shot dead in a gang killing in 1996 - appeared on stage as a hologram to perform with Snoop Dogg and Dr Dre at the Coachella music festival on Sunday and now there are plans for the trio to go on the road together.

Representatives for Dr Dre and Snoop Dogg plan to discuss logistics for a tour involving the two performers and the virtual Tupac with one option being a stadium tour involving other hip-hop stars, including Eminem, 50 Cent and Wiz Khalifa.

However, they could stage a more limited tour, featuring only Dre, Snoop Dogg and Tupac's hologram, in smaller arenas.

Most complicated thing

Ed Ulbrich - creative director of Digital Domain, the company who helped stage the Coachella performance - said:

"To create a completely synthetic human being is the most complicated thing that can be done.

"This is not found footage. This is not archival footage. This is an illusion.

"This is just the beginning. Dre has a massive vision for this."

The spokesperson for Dr Dre and Snoop Dogg declined to comment.

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
9 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Recent News

Bucie, Cassper Nyovest, Diamond Platnumz, Davido and Yemi Alade have been added to scorching line-up for the 2015 MTV Africa Music Awards. Read More »

The conference has partnered with the Rocking the Dasies festival to release a special tickets deal where for R400 you get access to the two day conference and a Rocking the Daises ticket which includes access to the RTD Hospitality Area. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.