This June 16 will mark the 40th birthday of Tupac Shakur, and this year, fans, family, artists and performers alike will gather at the Atlanta Symphony Hall to both celebrate the life and further the cause of Tupac. Headlined by Erykah Badu, other featured performance by legendary soul artists, Roy Ayers and Eric Roberson, and hip-hop heavyweights Too $hort, Bun B, 8 Bal and MJG.
The Tupac Shaku Foundation is home to the Tupac Amaru Shakur Center for the Arts, just outside of Atlanta in Stone Mountain. The Center is dedicated to providing youth and the community with educational programs in the arts.
Tickets are prices at $45-150 and are exclusively available at www.16thofjune.com. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation.
Tupac Amaru Shakur, otherwise known as 2Pac, has sold over 75 million albums worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world. Rolling Stone Magazine named him the 86th Greatest Artist of All Time.