Tupac Shakur to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Will receive a star alongside Giancarlo Esposito, Tavis Smiley, Ray Parker Jr. and others

tupac shakur smilingFor a man whose career was cut short, the man known as 2Pac has been receiving more honors in death than he had in life.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced that Tupac Shakur, will be among the many people being honored on the Walk of Fame, which recognizes professionals in film, television, radio and recording industries.

Other people being recognized along with Tupac include: Orlando Bloom, Ray Dolby, Sally Field, Jack H. Harris, Jessica Lange, Matthew McConaughey, Liam Neeson, Paul Mazursky, Tom Sherak, Dabney Coleman, Kaley Cuoco, Claire Danes, Giancarlo Esposito, Deidre Hall, Cheryl Hines, Don Mischer, Tavis Smiley, Holland-Dozier-Holland, Jeff Lynne, Mexican band Mana, Ray Parker Jr., Katy Perry, Rick Springfield and Renan Almendarez Coello.

Although Tupac was killed in 1996 at the age of 25, his name still carries weight amongst those in the Hip-Hop world for his artistry, whether on record or on film.

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