” Dear Mama’ is my favorite song from Tupac, man. It touches you, and I think that that’s the most important thing with music. “


” I will say this: Rapping-wise, there has never been anybody to match Tupac’s energy when coming on a song, like when rappin’. It’s unmatched. You can’t duplicate it. “


” The one thing that I’m always gonna promote is, ‘Don’t look at a fellow black man as an enemy.’ And it’s hard. It’s really hard, though, when you’re coming up. It’s something that you have to teach yourself and learn. “


” This is more in regards to celebrities. What we’ve got to understand is that we are the influencers of the hip-hop culture, the black culture. We are the way out, you feel what I’m sayin’? As far as who we look to and where we get stuff from – hip-hop culture is influencing the world, really, but especially the black communities. “


” He’s a layered person, so you have to tackle all the aspects of Tupac individually. “


” If you want it, and you want to get it, then you’ve got to work hard for it, like Tupac was working hard for it. “


” There’s so much black content on multiple platforms, and it’s all getting great ratings. If you think about the Oscars snubbing ‘Straight Outta Compton,’ in a way, that kicked all of this off. “


” Being on television is a little constraining. You spend six to eight months filming, and you get stuck in that gear. I feel like doing movies is a lot more my style. “


” Growing up, you hear Tupac’s music, it’s kind of like… it goes without saying that everyone likes Tupac. “


” In 10th grade, I was kicking it with the seniors. I introduced myself, and they were like, ‘Yeah, Demetrius is cool, but we’re gonna call you Pac.’ That was it! It could be worse! “



All 10 Demetrius Shipp, Jr. Quotes about You in picture


Dear Mama
I will say this: Rapping-wise, there has never been anybody to match Tupac
The one thing that I
This is more in regards to celebrities. What we
He
If you want it, and you want to get it, then you
There
Being on television is a little constraining. You spend six to eight months filming, and you get stuck in that gear. I feel like doing movies is a lot more my style.
Growing up, you hear Tupac
In 10th grade, I was kicking it with the seniors. I introduced myself, and they were like,

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