The life-sized figure of Tupac Shakur, who died at the age of 25 in a 1996 shooting, appeared on stage during Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg’s performance in the 2012 Coachella show, a projection of deceased rapper Tupac Shakur came up from under the stage and began performing “Hail Mary” and “2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted”. Although often referred to by the media as a ‘hologram’, the projection was in fact created using the Musion Eyeliner system, which employs a version of Pepper’s ghost. Following the performance, the projection disappeared. Dr. Dre had asked the permission of Shakur’s mother Afeni, who said the next day that she was thrilled with the performance.

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