For those of you wishing to see another appearance from another deceased performer by way of hologram may have to wait quite a while to see that again. Digital Domain Media Group, who made headlines this year when they created a hologram for the late Tupac Shakur that “performed” at the Coachella music festival this spring, […]
Usher is jumping on the hologram band-wagon but rather than leap into the digital world alone, he’s bringing his fans along for the ride. The R&B singer is reaching out to his fans to perform with him in hologram form during his performance of “Scream,” at London’s Hammersmith Apollo, next month.
Tupac Shakur’s now infamous Coachella performance got many rap fans wondering who else should get the hologram treatment. While names like the Notorious B.I.G. and Ol’ Dirty Bastard came to mind, another name on the too long list of late rappers worth mention is Soulja Slim. Fellow New Orleans rapper Juvenile was close friends with […]
Vibe recently spoke with the precocious Atlanta rapper about the much talked about stunt pulled by Dr. Dre during his set at this years Coachella. Waka didn’t like the fact that someone was profiting from the image of a deceased person, also made a point about not knowing if that’s something Tupac would have wanted.
Two weeks after the creepy/awesome Tupac hologram brought the legendary rapper back to life for a few moments, the impact of the performance has shown in the Billboard charts.
Tupac’s hologram is inspiring resurrections from other dead musicians. TLC is reportedly next in line to bring their group member Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes back from the grave, for their forthcoming 20th anniversary tour. A rep for Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozanda “Chilli” Thomas announced the tour news to TMZ Wednesday (April 25), and according […]