Bio: Tupac Shakur (born Tupac Amaru Shakur in New York City, New York, on June 16, 1971), was an American rapper and actor. During his career and since his death, he has sold over 75 million albums worldwide. His double disc album All Eyez on Me is one of the best selling hip hop albums of all time. He died on September 13 1996 after being shot in a drive by shooting.
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Tupac Shakur is best known for being a rapper, and for being murdered at the height of his fame.
Tupac Shakur never married or had children. He enjoyed reading.
Tupac wrote a super personal letter to Madonna while in jail, and the entire document has surfaced today, July 5, as it gets ready to go up for auction. Read it here, and see Tupac explain why Madonna’s race caused their breakup!
Well, that didn’t take long. After a massive backlash from both the public and Biggie Smalls’ mom, Kendall and Kylie Jenner have removed offensive t-shirts — featuring both Biggie and Tupac Shakur — from their clothing line. They also released an apology.
Rap fans around the world have been fondly remembering Tupac Shakur on June 16, which was the rapper’s birthday and also the day that his biopic ‘All Eyez On Me’ was released. Take a look back at the legend’s life, here.