2Pac
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1971-06-16
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2Pac

Biography

Tupac Amaru Shakur ( TOO-pahk shə-KOOR; June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor. As of 2007, Shakur has sold over 75 million records worldwide. His double ...

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Biography

Tupac Amaru Shakur ( TOO-pahk shə-KOOR; June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor. As of 2007, Shakur has sold over 75 million records worldwide. His double disc albums All Eyez on Me and his Greatest Hits are among the best selling albums in the United States. He has been listed and ranked as one of the greatest artists of all time by many magazines, including Rolling Stone which ranked him 86th on its list of The 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. He is consistently ranked as one of the greatest rappers ever, as well as one of the most influential rappers of all time.

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To Live And Die In L.A. (feat. Val Young)
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To Live And Die In L.A. (feat. Val Young)
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Changes (feat. Talent)
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Changes (feat. Talent)
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Hail Mary (DJ Wonder Remix)
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Hail Mary (DJ Wonder Remix)
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I Wonder If Heaven's Got a Ghetto
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I Wonder If Heaven's Got a Ghetto
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All Eyez On Me (feat. Big Syke)
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All Eyez On Me (feat. Big Syke)
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How Do U Want It (feat. K-Ci & Jojo)
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How Do U Want It (feat. K-Ci & Jojo)
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Be The Realist
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Be The Realist
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California Love (High Contrast Remix)
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California Love (High Contrast Remix)
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Runnin' (Dying to Live) (feat. The Notorious B.I.G.)
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Runnin' (Dying to Live) (feat. The Notorious B.I.G.)
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2Pac Biography

Tupac Amaru Shakur ( TOO-pahk shə-KOOR; June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor. As of 2007, Shakur has sold over 75 million records worldwide. His double disc albums All Eyez on Me and his Greatest Hits are among the best selling albums in the United States. He has been listed and ranked as one of the greatest artists of all time by many magazines, including Rolling Stone which ranked him 86th on its list of The 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. He is consistently ranked as one of the greatest rappers ever, as well as one of the most influential rappers of all time.

Shakur began his career as a roadie, backup dancer and MC for the alternative hip hop group Digital Underground, eventually branching off as a solo artist. The themes of most of Shakur's songs revolved around the violence and hardship in inner cities, racism and other social problems. Both of his parents and several other people in his family were members of the Black Panther Party, whose ideals were reflected in his songs.

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