Tupac Shakur was nominated for an American Music Award in 1997 along with Coolio, Bone Thug-N-Harmony.
Tupac Nominated Wins Music Award
On this day 21 years ago January 27, 1997 Tupac Shakur was nominated along with Coolio and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony for favorite Rap/HipHop artist.
Presenting the award was Brandy and her brother Ray J. Tupac ended up winning the award but no one went on stage to receive the award on his behalf.
The 1997 24th Annual American Music Awards was hosted by Sinbad.