Tupac Performs at Coachella

Shakur appears with Snoop Dogg ... in hologram form
By Matt Cantor,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 16, 2012 8:25 AM CDT
Updated Apr 16, 2012 10:50 AM CDT

(Newser) – All of Snoop Dogg's guests during his set last night at Coachella were impressive—Dr. Dre, Eminem, 50 Cent—but none could quite match an appearance by the late Tupac Shakur. Death didn't stop the legendary rapper, who appeared as a hologram, from dueting with Snoop on songs like "Come With Me" and "Hail Mary." "What's up, Coachella?" Shakur asked the crowd.

story continues below

Twitter went wild, notes the Hollywood Reporter, which gathers up some winning tweets. Our favorite: "Was completely freaked out by the Tupac hologram and I'm fairly certain I was one of five people out of 100,000 not on drugs." Snoop himself was among them, smoking pot onstage uninhibited. Some 98 people have been arrested at the music festival thus far, unsurprisingly mostly for substance use. (Read more Tupac Shakur stories.)

We use cookies. By Clicking "OK" or any content on this site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. Read more in our privacy policy.
Get the news faster.
Tap to install our app.
Install the Newser News app
in two easy steps:
1. Tap in your navigation bar.
2. Tap to Add to Home Screen.