Hollywood actress Jada Pinkett Smith has stepped forward to pay tribute to the memory of late activist Afeni Shakur.

Jada penned an emotional Facebook post on Tuesday (May 3).

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Check out hip-hop’s reactions to Afeni Shakur’s passing on the next page…

Music stars Game, iLoveMakonnen and Uncle Luke paid homage to Afeni on social media.


Details of Afeni’s unexpected passing surfaced early Tuesday (May 3).

The Marin County Sheriff’s Department says it responded to Afeni’s Sausalito, CA home Monday around 9:43 PM for a report of a cardia arrest. She was transported to a hospital … where she was pronounced dead at 10:28 PM. Afeni was a philanthropist, founding and running the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation after her son’s death. She was also a Black Panther … and defended herself in court when she was accused of multiple bombings. (TMZ)

Shakur helped bring her son’s life to Broadway with the musical production Holler If Ya Hear Me.

Following her son’s death, Davis founded the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation, and later helped create Broadway musical Holler If Ya Hear Me in 2014, which featured the rapper’s music. She also served as the CEO of Amaru Entertainment, Inc., a record and film production company she founded in Atlanta. (People)