Tupac Shakur

Tupac Shakur

Born: June 16, 1971

Died: September 13, 1996

Nationality: American

Occupation: Musician, rapper, actor, poet, screenwriter, activist, writer

Biography: Tupac Amaru Shakur, known by his stage names 2Pac, Pac, and Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor. Shakur had sold over 75 million records worldwide as of 2010, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world. Rolling Stone Magazine named him the 86th Greatest Artist of All Time.

Source/Notes: As quoted in "Tupac Shakur", Vibe Magazine, Three Rivers Press, 1998 - ISBN: 9780609802175
Source/Notes: While incarcerated at Riker's Island. As quoted in: Vibe Magazine, October 1999

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Source/Notes: As quoted in "Tupac Shakur", Vibe Magazine, Three Rivers Press, 1998 - ISBN: 9780609802175

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