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The Greatest Interns in Hip-Hop History -Paying Dues Pays Off

While hustling on the streets of the Bay, a teenaged 2Pac met Digital Underground leader Shock-G (or Humpty Hump) and talked his way onto the group’s tour bus as a roadie. Traveling the country along with DU as they opened for Public Enemy, Pac sharpened his skills, networked with fellow MCs, and did “The Humpty Dance”  on stage beside Mr. Humpty before making his debut as an MC on the group’s “Same Song.” In just a few years time, the energetic kid who was always smiling became one of the most beloved artists in the history of music. Now, that’s one ambitious ridah.

“The Humpty Dance”

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