He tells MTV News:
“I can’t say how much that event cost, but I can say it’s affordable in the sense that if we had to bring entertainers around world and create concerts across the country, we could put [artists] in every venue in the country.”
Smith was careful not to reveal too much of the magic behind the hologram’s creation, but confirmed that it was Dr. Dre’s idea to bring ‘Pac back from the dead to perform “2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted” on the Coachella stage.
Though Shakur has been gone since 1996, his new iteration is already up to speed on social media. The Twitter handle @HologramTupac has been active since 11:53 p.m. yesterday, and has already netted more than 7,000 followers.
Watch Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem & Tupac’s hologram at Coachella 2012