By: Mike Cortez | @CortezEra
Public Enemy member and hip-hop OG, Chuck D has been in the news recently,engaging with a back and forth with Hot 97 took to his Twitter to share something special with his followers. He posted a letter from fellow hip-hop legend Tupac Shakur that was written in 1995 when Shakur was still in prison. In the letter Shakur thanked Chuck D for his mentorship when the two were on tour together and endeavors Shakur wanted Chuck to be a part of.
“Peace Chuck. First of all, I’m sure u know how highly respected & loved u R by me so your letter definitely warmed my heart. I was also touched by your offer and show of support. It will not go unnoticed. Thanx! It was good 2 hear how well u aRe doing but hey it’s only Right. Back in the dayz on tour with u I learned so much from what u did and how u did it. It may be hard 2 c but u have alwayz played a majoR Role in what it is I do 2day. I have a program I want 2 put together and I would like 4 u 2 be a part of it. I’ll explain it 2 u in detail on another occasion. I also have a part 4 u in this movie if u R willing and 2 push my luck even more I would be honoRed if i u would appear on this track 4 my next album ‘Euthanasia.’ The tRack is called ‘Da Struggle Continuez.’ It will also feature Sista Souljah if God wills. So let me know. I just Received woRd that my bail pending appeal has been granted so I should be free by the time u receive this…I just signed 2 Deathrow so I should be working on this album soon. Thanx Again Chuck! I do believe we can make a difference and I have every intention of doing just that. STAY STRONG!”