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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Some poems are definitely better than others and there’s plenty to chose from at this very cheap price. 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 States.

The Rose That Grew From Concrete Poem by Tupac Shakur – Poem Hunter

He’s writing style is not really professional. Jul 06, Amanda Blackburn rated it really liked it.

Before this book I never knew how some one could successfully put their emotions or thoughts on paper in such a way. This poem just brought so much feeling into me, it was sad but really romantic. Jun 20, Taylor rated it it was amazing Shelves: Tupac would have been 43 years old this year and would have been proud to see his poems bound so beautifully.

Tupac Shakur’s most intimate and honest thoughts were uncovered only after his death with the instant classic The Rose That Grew from Vrew. Very few of these works are fully developed as he wrote concree of them when he taht eighteen or nineteen, and I think they can only be appreciated, for the most part, by seeing them in this context.

Sep 30, Kaylee rated it it was amazing. This is one of my all-time favorites to introduce my students to poetry. My hands in the air, Short and precise. Yaki Kadafi Kastro Napoleon E.


Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Tupac was extremely poetic and to say he was a deep thinker is truly an understatement.

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See and discover other items: I personally think that Tupac was a great writer and rapper. The Rose That Grew from Concrete.

Content-wise I like it because I’m a fan, and this is a book for fans. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Get to Know Us. Pages with related products. Tupac’s poems talk about growing pains, teenage love and lust, being a young black male in America, his dreams and aspirations, his devotion to his mother even when she disappoints him, America’s hypocrisy and racism and 2oac to the poor and disenfranchised, revolutionaries like Nelson Mandela and Huey Newton, etc.

Some of his rap songs could be classified as brilliant urban poetry. But, with that said, I think it’s a good place to start when you look at his life. Though without having a plot twist, this book did tell a story.

The Rose That Grew From Concrete – Poem by Tupac Shakur

The poems are very simple and straightforward, so they could be used with students of almost any age or reading ability.

This book is about Tupac’s life. Eminem is actually the one that got me into it. Still I Rise Maya Angelou.

Real poem is what you can feel. I’ve always loved Tupak and even more have respected him. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Nov 29, TIKA rated it it was amazing. He pours all of his emotions out. It just turned out he had a natural gift as a rapper and that profession pays a lot more besides you will never see hologram Robert Frost invited to any music festivals. Tupac Shakur is the only rapper I like.

Rock, grunge, alternative, pop, blues, classical 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.


The Rose That Grew from Concrete

Poems are the reflections of an individual soul; we should look at the reflections and ask what we see in our own soul reflected back – good, bad or indifferent it is one of the purest ways we can connect as human beings. Wherever he is, I hope Tupac knows the impact his words, art, and spirit still have on the world.

Sep 13, Rowena rated it it was amazing Recommended to Rowena by: This review has been hidden because it voncrete spoilers. It’s 2pzc I fell in love with him all over again reading this book. What a beautiful observation! Did I like seeing this side of him? His legacy is indomitable — as vibrant and alive today as it has ever been. He talks about all the love he gave to his women but when they divorced he felt broken and lonely but I kinda feel that songs like Changes was dedicated to the Black Pantha and the song Gotta Keep Ya Head Up was dedicated to the women that he treated wrong or to tell women that to stay strong and for men to really become men and raise there kids because him himself had no father also so he wrote this song for those women who are down and for those men who pregnated our women to watch their kids.

But Thug Life’ll never die, we stay high and just link. Jul 21, Jennifer rated it it was amazing. This article needs additional citations for verification.