I believe the reason for this is the media’s constant extreme focus on rap stars and their subsequent violent behaviors. The biggest story to date in the hip-hop world was the feud that went on between the east coast rappers and west coast rappers. The assumed leaders were Tupac Shakur representing the west and the Notorious B.I.G. headed the east coast. During the West Coast East Coast war of the early nineties, the only time that rap was mentioned in the news was to tell about someone getting shot or words that had been exchanged between the two sides.
While his success of his goal, he had a hard time writing. He went to Mexico to work on a play called The Poker Night. Then he wrote A Streetcar Named Desire and Williams won a second New York critics' circle award and a Pulitzer Prize in 1947. They offered him to travel and buy a home in Key West for his good relaxation and writing. In 1951, Williams wrote The Rose Tattoo and Williams's first Tony award, as well as
Baca was put in a lot of situations where being a man was either to make or break him. He would show off just to be noticed and being noticed is what happened. In one situation, Baca writes “The only way I seemed to impress them was by my fighting” (page #); he was like a hero in Theresa and her friend’s eyes. If he backed out his friends wouldn’t respect it and fighting was the majority is his life through out the memoir. Baca later states, while being in jail, “All the fights I’d won to prove I was a man didn’t matter; nothing mattered expect what I was going to do now.
This has led me to believe that one's legacy can be better than their personal life. Whether one's personal life is out ruling to their legacy is based on the extent of their legacy and the battle levels of their personal life. Despite the fact that Tupac Shakur was accused of sexual assault, accessory to murder, and placed in jail plenty of times his legacy has and will always live on. Tupac Shakur was titled King of Rap by many as well as the best rapper alive in his lifetime. He spoke to his fans through poetic lyrics about societal problems, reminding them of the troubles out in the world and that something can be done about them.
Always trying to please his, he takes a chance and auditions for a play. Fortunately, he gets the lead (Dead Poets Society). For once in his life, Neil is able to do what he loves and does not follow the path his parents have laid for him (Dead Poets Society). He feels as if he has been released from a cage after all those long years, and after being encouraged by Mr. Keating to follow his dreams, Neil is notably more optimistic in the movie after getting the lead (Dead Poets Society). Another example on how Mr. Keating has helped a student is demonstrated when Knox Overstreet kisses Kris, the girl of his dreams (Dead Poets Society).
Yet the possibility remained that it was his death that would leave the strongest mark on pop culture; his murder sparked considerable debate about the end of the "Gangster" era and the futility of the "Thug Life’’(The Gale Group, Inc. Contemporary Black Biography 2006). In the words of the greatest rapper that was ever born and touched many people-“ U Ever share your soul with a stranger only to realize he was a long lost friend? Ever talk 2 a man like U with a woman and share what you can’t with other men?” Written exuxlusively 4 Angela from Tupac Shakur. (Ardis, Angela, Inside A Thug’s Heart, New York City,
That is why Lil Wayne isn’t a role model like he says he is. The greatest speaks for the people, that is how the Hip Hop culture works, regardless of what anyone says any genre or median the greatest always speaks for the people. Tupac would always show his love to the people and would include his fans to his music videos. Public Enemy a rap duo would express their feelings towards police brutality, violence, and drug abuse. Lil Wayne raps about the opposite that the Hip Hop pioneers would rap about in the 1990’s.
He finds the gang responsible for his brother’s death and beats them in a brutal battle; but meanwhile, he finds the bullet responsible for killing Jimmy. He is told that the type of bullet (a .48 long rifle) is only obtained by people working for the government. Dynamite confronts his former army and CIA partner, O’Leary, about the bullet. A few years before, O’Leary withdrawn Dynamite’s license to kill once he decided to leave the force; and ever since, O’Leary has been skeptical about sharing information with him. But this time O’Leary felt guilty.
He still was living by the thug life rule. Tupac had a lot of people that had disliked him for how was taking over the rap game. He had dropped his third album in 1995 “Me Against the World”. Tupac was the first artist in the music industry to serve time while having his album number one on the Billboard 200. Soon after dropping this album there was a big feud with the East-coast and West-coast rap style.
Richard Allen Davis, according to Tucker Carlson has “a monstrous personality (168)” and was apprehended for killing Polly Klass after being released multiple times. In both of these cases, and in many others, authorities were warned early that they were dealing with very dangerous predators. The “revolving door (Breig168)” is so quick that police know to question freshly paroled convicts once a new rape case occurs (Breig168). The social cost of letting career predators go every year is enormous. According to a recent study,