Tupac Shakur Legacy

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Tupac Shakur Legacy
Tupac Shakur Legacy book cover.
Author Jamal Joseph
Language English
Genre Biography
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication date
August 16, 2006
Media type Print (Hardcover)
ISBN ISBN 0-7432-9260-X
OCLC 138436160
782.421649092 B 22
LC Class ML420.S529 J67 2006

Tupac Shakur Legacy is an official interactive biography of Tupac Shakur released on August 16, 2006. The author of the book is Jamal Joseph, a friend of the Shakur family and a former Black Panther Party member. The book is published by Atria Books a division of Simon & Schuster. It features unseen family photographs, intimate stories, and over 20 removable reproductions of his handwritten song lyrics, contracts, scripts, poetry, and other personal papers. It is dubbed as a portable museum and is retailing for $45, although it has been sold on clearance at Borders for $5.

The book includes a 60 minute interview CD with Tupac along with many reproductions. The reproductions include replicas of Tupac's personal notebooks, letters and written plans, along with directions to where Tupac's ashes were said to be spread.