The Rose That Grew from Concrete is a posthumous album based on the poetry/ writings of Tupac . “Hit ‘Em Up”; “Are U Still Down”; “Panther Power”. Featured singles. “Smile”; “Playa Cardz Right”. Books. The Rose That Grew from Concrete. The Rose that Grew from Concrete by Tupac Shakur – A stunning collection of poems from one of the most revered rap artists in the world, Tupac Shakur, now the. The Rose That Grew from Concrete is a posthumous album based on the poetry/ writings of Tupac Amaru Shakur, released in This album features a large.

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Since I adore poetry I decided to read this book that I found at the library.

The Rose That Grew From Concrete

He pours all of his emotions out. This book of poems written over some years of thst life are a window into this young man’s deepest feelings.

It was awesome seeing Tupac’s words in his own writing for me. His death was tragic — a violent homage to the 22pac of his voice. After one more DU record, he went solo, and the following five years were his most fruitful artistically.

The Rose That Grew from Concrete by Tupac Shakur

If you like writing poetry, this book will make you want to write poetry like him as in to have real meaning to your poetry. Refresh and try again.


Recommended to Eva by: See full terms and conditions and this month’s choices. I am still a bigger fan of his music but I would recommend this book to contemporary poetry lovers. Like many rappers, 2Pac was considered a thug. It definitely makes me want to know more about his life.

Indeed, he’s made a lot of mistakes. While some of the poetry is trite, there are a number of poems that border on profound, expressing Tupac’s deep appreciation for life and those who inspired him both in his personal life and historical figures. Clearly, Tupac lived a life of contradictions.

After reading this poems, am wondering whether Tupac Shakur was the most rpse entertainer of rosr century despite his talented poet and performing skills.

He liked to read Shakespeare and Machiavelli, he took ballet classes, he appreciated pop music. On September 7,Shakur was shot four times in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas, and died six days later of respiratory failure and cardiac arrest at the University Medical Center.

I think his method is very suitable for teaching young poets like Tupac Shakur was in his time of writing this poems.

The Rose That Grew From Concrete by Tupac Shakur

I always do that. If given the choice between this book and his greatest hits CD Another puzzling thing is that there are some seriously mistranslated expressions. His talent was unbounded, a raw force that commanded attention and respect. Such a fantastic collection of poems. He is recognized in the Guinness Book of World Records as the highest-selling rap artist, with over 75, albums sold worldwide, including over 50, in the United Stat Tupac Amaru Shakur, also known by his stage names 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper.


Ill leave it to you to read more A lot of the poems are heartfelt, bemoaning social issues, injustices and racism. This book would make a beautiful gift to lovers of poems, Tupac, or just simply a moment of reading sensitivity and realness.

The Rose That Grew from Concrete

Retrieved from ” https: I think that he’s writing is really heartwarming and wonderful. Some of us will see it as cosmopolitan, others as laconic but still lucid.

The poems show I loved this poetry collection. This tthe actually inspired me to start writting my own poetry. Rock, grunge, alternative, pop, blues, classical His original hand written poems are on the left page and a typed version on the right page. Education has to help people to learn more about themselves and how to express themselves.

Ask yourself that because thats a deep question to ask our society!

The youngster wrote love poems, distressed poems, depressed poems.