Bun B & Shea Serrano To Publish "Rap Coloring & Activity Book"
One half of UGK will soon take his Tumblr to print, allowing families to get throwed with crayons. The templates include Tupac, Drake and Juicy J.
In recent years, Port Arthur, Texas emcee Bun B has done quite a bit outside of music. The Rap-A-Lot Records artist and co-founder of UGK announced in 2011 that he would join the faculty at Rice University as "distinguished lecturer" to teach a Hip Hop and Religion-focused class at the college's school of humanities.
Now the Gangsta Rap veteran is moving into coloring backs. Bun and Houston, Texas-based music critic Shea Serrano have launched a Tumblr page featuring color book designs of Hip Hop artists. PSFK first-reported on the latest venture from the #1 charting artist. Currently printable from online, the pair has formal publication (as Bun B's Rap Coloring And Activity Book) plans for September of this year, according to Amazon.
Bun's publicist confirmed his involvement with HipHopDX. Below are two sample templates, both frequent Bun B collaborators in Drake and Three 6 Mafia's Juicy J:
In 2004, Anthony "Aye Jay" Morano released The Gangsta Rap Coloring Book published on Last Gasp Books.
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