2Pac’s Landmark Album ‘Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z.’ Reissued Today On Its 25th Anniversary

The anniversary issue marks the first time the album is available as a double vinyl set.

Lauren Nostro

Urban Legends and Interscope/UME announce today the first-ever reissue of 2Pac’s classic sophomore album, Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z. on 2LP, in honor of the album’s 25th anniversary.

Two versions of the album on 2LP will be released today: 

  • The Standard Edition, available at all physical retailers, featuring the 25th anniversary edition on 180 gram black vinyl. 
  • The Deluxe Edition, available exclusively on, featuring an exclusive gatefold image of 2Pac’s original notebook, complete with handwritten track listings. It also includes 4 exclusive prints and a special red-orange marbled 2LP.

There are only 1,000 available of the Deluxe Edition, making it a true limited-edition celebration of the album. Strictly For My N.I.G.G.A.Z. was originally released on February 16, 1993.

The album reached certified Platinum, and features the singles “I Get Around” and “Keep Ya Head Up,” which reached No. 11 and No. 12, respectively, on Billboard Hot 100. It is 2Pac’s second studio album.

This is the first time the album is being reissued on 2LP, in partnership with 2Pac’s estate. For the Deluxe Anniversary Edition of Strictly For My N.I.G.G.A.Z. head to

The Standard Edition is available at retailers nationwide.