"We came out to show love for the OG like we always do for the fallen soldiers about this time," Bun B told MTV News, who added that, more than a decade after his death, 'Pac's influential legacy is still going strong. "We just showing a lot of love to Tupac Shakur right now. Showing love, support to his mother Afeni, and let people know that, when you gone, you not forgotten, ever. Tupac is definitely a perfect example of that."
Roscoe Dash, whose rock-infused swagger is ostensibly different from 'Pac's intense street lyricism, said the hip-hop legend inspired him to be himself. "The reason why this day is so important to me is because Tupac really influenced me to just keep it real and not fake around and act like something I'm not," Dash told MTV News. "I just apply that in my everyday life, so I just want to come out here and give back."
With all his contributions to music, hip-hop is not forgetting 'Pac anytime soon. "Long live his legacy and R.I.P. Tupac Shakur," said Bun, who also sent a simple message to the late legend: "Happy birthday, big homie."
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