Sept. 4: The 1996 MTV Music Awards.

September 4, 1996 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, the 1996 MTV Music Awards were held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. A couple of notable occurrences that happened on this night was the stand off between Nas and 2pac that NOBODY can agree on what really happened.

ABOVE: 2pac Says Believe In Death Row East
ABOVE: Nas speaks on the standoff with 2pac

And the noticeable discomfort between Snoop Dogg and 2pac after Snoop declared on the New York airwaves that he had love for Puff and Biggie.

ABOVE: Snoop’s chemistry is off
ABOVE: Snoop’s paranoid flight home

What is it with MF’s and awards shows?

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