Tupac Shakur Quote
“My mama always used to tell me: 'If you can't find somethin' to live for, you best find somethin' to die for.”
Song Lyrics: "Something 2 Die"
Song Lyrics: "Only God Can Judge Me"
“It's a struggle for every young Black man. You know how it is, only God can judge us.”
Interview by Sway, 19 April 1996, on KMEL's Westside Radio Program
Born: June 16, 1971
Died: September 13, 1996 (aged 25)
Occupation: Musician, rapper, actor, poet, screenwriter, activist, writer
Bio: 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.
Quote of the day
“You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.”