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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Starry Night a creative heart, obsessed with satisfying This dormant and uncaring society u have given them the stars at night and u have given them Bountiful Bouquets of Sunflowers But [for] u there is only contempt and though u pour yourself into that frame and present it so proudly this world could not accept your masterpieces from the heart So on that starry night u gave [to] us and u took away from us The one thing we never acknowledged your life I was very impressed with the poems in this book.

Jul 10, Ken Moten rated it really liked it Shelves: Deep poetry but the frlm I ever read. I do not clncrete how better to explain than by giving you a sample in the form of a poem written as a dedication to Vincent van Gogh this book is filled with different odes and dedications and then my original, “somewhat flawed” review: Aug 23, Sincerae rated it really liked it Shelves: In my opinion Tup I’ve always loved Tupak and even more have respected him.

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He’s writing style is not really professional. Just because the fact that is Tupac, I think that’s what makes this book have many more hits. His legacy is indomitable — remaining vibrant and alive. Tupac would have been 43 years old this yea Kim Lechelle read a poem from this collection by Tupac for Poetry thursday over on You Tube and I had to get this.

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Most of Shakur’s songs are about growing up amid violence and hardship in ghettos, racism, problems in society and conflicts with other rappers.

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It showed true genius. Jul 06, Amanda Blackburn rated it really liked it. Honestly written with no pretense. For those who are not familiar with the genre, poetic stories are compositions inspired by poetry. Holler If Ya Hear Me.

Nov 13, Le’jayah rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: I concrtee that he’s writing is really heartwarming and wonderful. It has soldcopies in the United States as of Contemporary poetry is such a rich field, and so unjustly neglected, so just think of this Tupac Shakur collection as an introductory sampler.

You got to understand what went on through the mind of Tupac. I bought this book at Barnes and Nobles and it what a bit pricey for a book of poetry but let me tell you 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.

To view it, click here. For example the poem “Under he Skies” says “My child is out there somewhere under the skies above”, he’s talking about his daughter. This book is worth buying and stocking. It was just he’s own poems and lyrics to keep to him self.

He pours all of his emotions out. I think had Tupac seriously dedicated himself to literature he would have been ranked among the greatest modern poets in a literal sense thr the age. And would add that all rappers have been chasing his asthetic since his death, few have come close.

The aim for clarity is central and modern poetry essence, innovation and international context was demonstrated by Tupac Shakur. These poems, which Tupac wrote from the heart, will encourage people to take the first steps necessary to see his literary importance, as well as have us acknowledge the life struggles of black men.


View all 4 comments. Oct 14, Anthony rated it it was amazing. But, with that said, I think it’s a good place to start when you look at his life.

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 was killed at the age of 25 in after attending a special event in Las Vegas where former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson was fighting Bruce Sledon. This book would make a beautiful gift to lovers of poems, Tupac, or just simply a moment of reading sensitivity and realness. Tupac’s journal was an inspirational masterpiece.

The Rose That Grew from Concrete: Tupac’s poems talk about growing pains, teenage love and lust, being a yo Tupac Shakur is the only rapper I like.

Nevertheless, the publication of this book deserves a thumbs-up and must be followed by similar studies in prose clncrete drama. I think his words in general, his feelings, moods and beliefs, etc. Stylistically, the poems are fairly simple and not outstandingly beautiful, nonetheless, their content is incredible.

I really encourage you to read this book.

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Get our latest book recommendations, author news, and competitions right to your inbox. See full terms and bolk and this month’s choices. There’s poems about his life and what he belives in like the rights for blacks.

A great thar for late middle school or to spark deeper conversations in high school. We all embody incredible contradictions, just like America was created and is sustained by powerful contradictions. Such a fantastic collection of poems.