Tupac Shakur’s posthumous Rock ’N’ Roll Hall of Fame honor will be led by one of his close friends. According to Rolling Stone, Snoop Dogg will induct the slain rapper into the prestigious Hall of Fame next month.
Snoop’s involvement in the ceremony was confirmed amid rumors that he and Dr. Dre could also be performing a tribute to ‘Pac.
While TMZ claimed that Snoop is already on the bill, and Dre. was still in talks to take the stage, Rolling Stone says that Hall of Fame organizers haven’t confirmed the performance lineup just yet.
This year’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held on April 7 at Brooklyn’s Barclays Arena. Additional 2017 inductees include Pearl Jam, Journey, and Electric Light Orchestra.