Which Musician Would You Pay To See Come Back From The Dead?
Over the weekend, at the Coachella music festival in Indio, California, a shocking performer rose from the stage and left the crowd speechless. In case you missed it, check out the video.
That's right, a frighteningly real-life looking hologram version of the murdered rapper, Tupac Shakur took the stage and performed alongside real life rappers, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg for two songs. Testimonials from attendees who witnessed this performance said they couldn't even appreciate how great it sounded because they were simply in shock from the fact that Tupac seemed to be standing right in front of them. Everything from the tone of his voice, to the placement of his tattoos were given weeks of detail to make sure every last thing was perfect for his fans. If you missed your chance to see this take place, there's a possibility you could see hologram-Tupac go on tour.
According to the Wall Street Journal,
Representatives for Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg plan to discuss logistics for a tour involving the two performers and the virtual Tupac, according to a person familiar with the discussions.
Now I wonder if this will open a can of worms. Can't they all come back from the dead if they have the technology? Elvis, Hendrix, Joplin, Morrison. If you could pay to see one artist brought back from the dead, who would it be? My personal pick would be Joe Strummer from The Clash. Here are some choices people chose via Facebook: