LISTEN: The Game Pays Tribute to Tupac's Mother Afeni Shakur on New Song "Mama"
"I decided that I'd hit the studio, be the voice for us all & create my own son honoring not only mines & the late 2pac's mother, but all the mothers across the world"
The Game has shared a new song, "Mama," featuring Sonyae. The rapper dedicates the track to his mother, as well as 2Pac's motherAfeni Shakur, who died at age 69 earlier this week. He writes on Instagram that he listened to 2Pac's "Dear Mama" (which "Mama" samples) "after hearing the news about Afeni's passing & reading about her struggles & triumphs on the Internet," and he decided to "be the voice for us all & create [his] own son honoring not only [his] & the late 2pac's mother, but all the mothers across the world." He also wishes all mothers a Happy Mother's Day week. Hear the tribute and read his note below. Also revisit the video for 2Pac's "Dear Mama."