Got Your Back by Heide Sigmund Cuda
The Life of a Bodyguard in the Hardcore World of Gangsta Rap

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The shadowy world of gangsta rap has been the topic of immense media scrutiny, but all of the coverage has lacked one important element--an insider's point of view. Now, Frank Alexander, the bodyguard for Tupac Shakur in the last year of his life, tells his agonizing tale of guns, drugs, and, ultimately, death. photo insert.

About Heide Sigmund Cuda

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Frank Alexander is an ex-marine and professional bodyguard. Heidi Siegmund Cuda is a freelance writer and the coauthor, with rapper Ice-T, of "The Ice Opinion," They both live in California. Cuda is a freelance writer.
Published June 1, 1998 by St Martins Pr. 213 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

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Her hair and skin were the same color of caramel brown, and she had a fine little body.— The disrespect shown for Shakur’s principal “girlfriend” during this time, Kidada Jones, daughter of music-industry superstar Quincy Jones, is astounding.

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Alexander--ex-Marine, bodybuilder and professional bodyguard--began working for Suge Knight, president of Death Row Records, in 1995 and soon became the friend and chief bodyguard of Tupac Shakur, who was recording for the record company.

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