2Pac
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1971-06-16
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2Pac

2Pac Biography (Wikipedia)

Tupac Amaru Shakur ( TOO-pahk shə-KOOR; born Lesane Parish Crooks, June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor. He is considered by many to be one of the greatest rappers of all time. Much of Shakur's work has been noted for addressing contemporary social issues that plagued inner cities, and he is considered a symbol of resistance and activism against inequality.

Shakur was born in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City but relocated to the San Francisco Bay Area in 1988. He later moved to Los Angeles in 1993 to further pursue his music career. By the time he released his debut album 2Pacalypse Now in 1991, he had become a central figure in West Coast hip hop, introducing social issues in the genre at a time when gangsta rap was dominant in the mainstream. Shakur achieved further critical and commercial success with his follow-up albums Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z... (1993) and Me Against the World (1995). Later that year, after suffering legal troubles and a robbery and shooting, Shakur became heavily involved in the growing East Coast–West Coast hip hop rivalry. His double-disc album All Eyez on Me (1996) later became one of the best-selling albums in the United States. On September 7, 1996, Shakur was shot four times by an unknown assailant in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas; he died six days later and the gunman was never captured. The Notorious B.I.G., Shakur's friend turned rival, was at first considered a suspect, but was also murdered in another drive-by shooting several months later. Five more albums have been released since his death, all of which have been certified Platinum.

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2Pac Performances & Interviews


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Do For Love
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Do For Love
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Do For Love (feat. Eric Williams)
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Do For Love (feat. Eric Williams)
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Dear Mama
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Dear Mama
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Keep Ya Head Up
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Keep Ya Head Up
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I Get Around (feat. Shock-G & Money B)
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I Get Around (feat. Shock-G & Money B)
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Changes (feat. Talent)
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Changes (feat. Talent)
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California Love (feat. Dr. Dre & Roger Troutman)
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California Love (feat. Dr. Dre & Roger Troutman)
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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)
Dr Dre & 2Pac
Next episode v California love
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Next episode v California love
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Changes
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Changes
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Hit Em Up
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Hit Em Up
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I Ain't Mad At'Cha
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I Ain't Mad At'Cha
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Heartz Of Men
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Heartz Of Men
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Hail Mary (Clean)
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Hail Mary (Clean)
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Toss It Up (feat. K‐Ci & Jojo)
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Toss It Up (feat. K‐Ci & Jojo)
Jon B.
Are U Still Down (feat. 2Pac)
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Are U Still Down (feat. 2Pac)
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So Many Tears
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So Many Tears
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Pour Out A Little Liquor [SILENT TAKE]
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Pour Out A Little Liquor [SILENT TAKE]
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Temptations
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Temptations
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I Ain't Mad At 'cha
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I Ain't Mad At 'cha
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Cradle To The Grave
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Cradle To The Grave
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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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Hail Mary (feat. Outlawz)
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Hail Mary (feat. Outlawz)
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