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Former President Of Iran Quotes Tupac To Troll The United States On Twitter

Tupac’s back! This time in Iran!

Well, not exactly, but the former president of Iran Mahmoud Ahmadinejad took to Twitter yesterday to take shots at the U.S. government on the 52nd anniversary of the birth of the Black Panther Party of Self Defense.

Tupac’s mother, the late Afeni Shakur, was on the infamous “Panther 21” who was pregnant with the rap icon when she was on trial for an alleged explosives attack on a ueens police station in 1969.

The former Iranian president’s criticism of the United States government comes amid looming U.S. sanctions expected to cripple Iran’s economy further.

The Trump administration has taken a tough stance against Iran, declaring it one of the top terrorist threats facing the United States.

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Tupac Shakur Estate Settles 5-Year-Old Lawsuit, Wins Back Unreleased Music

The five year fight that began with ‘Pac’s mom is finally over and the Shakur estate has come out victorious.

Back in 2013, Afeni Shakur sued Entertainment One in order to attain several of ‘Pac’s unreleased masters. It has been reported that the estate has settled the lawsuit and will gain possession of the recordings from Entertainment One, which is valued well into the six-figure range.

The first lawsuit, which was over the royalties of the slain icon’s 2007 posthumous release “Beginnings: The Lost Tapes,” left the Shakur estate waiting in the wings for the million dollar settlement, but the lawsuit continued in the hands of the estate’s trustees, even after Afeni passed away in 2016.

This weekend (September 29), the estate gained an astounding victory, with “Pac and Afeni’s work still in tact.

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