T.I. Paid Tribute to Tupac in a Leather Corset and Boots at 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony

T.I. embraced thug life at the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

The rapper paid tribute to Tupac Shakur on Friday in New York City, channeling the late musician’s signature vest in a slick way. He had on a 2pac-like black leather corset over a white T-shirt, teamed with black jeans and Timberland-style boots.

T.i. tupac shakur corset timberland boots 2017 rock and roll hall of fame 2pac T.I. pays tribute to Tupac Shakur wearing a black leather corset, bandana and Timberland-style boots at the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. REX Shutterstock.

“THUG LIFE!!!! #RIPTUPAC #WelcomeToTheRockandRollHallofFame” the entertainer captioned a photo on Instagram.

Meanwhile, other artists showed off their striking head-to-toe style, including Snoop Dogg, who had on a stylish black tracksuit set that included a splash of tribal pattern detail around the sleeves and pant pocket lining.

snoop dogg donald duck gucci tupac shakur 2pac rock and roll hall of fame Snoop Dogg inducted Tupac Shakur into the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame wearing Gucci’s jacquard Asian-inspired high-tops featuring Donald Duck. REX Shutterstock.
gucci donald duck sneakers Gucci’s jacquard high-tops featuring Donald Duck; $695; Gucci.com. Courtesy of Gucci.

He completed the look with Gucci’s Asian-inspired jacquard sneakers featuring Donald Duck. The tongues include a metallic feline ornament, and the rubber sole is designed in a striking saturated yellow. The label’s spring 2017 kicks retail for $695.

Snoop inducted his late friend Tupac into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and collected the trophy in his honor.

Pharrell Williams adidas human race sneakers rock and roll hall of fame 2017 Pharrell Williams wears Adidas trackpants and the label’s Human Race NMD sneakers. REX Shutterstock.

Pharrell Williams had on a pink bomber jacket, blue Adidas trackpants and his NMD Human Race sneakers.

The Grammy winner’s shoes have a white boost sole and EVA inserts like other NDM silhouettes.

Previously, he has worn the kicks in other colorways, also with the words “Human” and “Race” emblazoned across each sneaker.

Nile Rodgers louis vuitton 2017 rock n roll hall of fame Nile Rodgers wears Louis Vuitton slippers with an elephant on the tips at the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony REX Shutterstock.
nile rodgers rock and roll hall of fame 2017 louis vuitton slippers Nile Rodgers wears Louis Vuitton slippers with an elephant on the tips at the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. REX Shutterstock.

Veteran musician Nile Rodgers also stepped out in style, completing a matching navy jacket and matching trousers that incorporated white piping with a pair of Louis Vuitton slippers that had a white elephant at the tips.

Alicia Keys lit up the stage with her performance wearing a pair of lace-up platform booties teamed with a mesh top and black skinny jeans.

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