A recent VIBE magazine poll showed him to be rated the greatest rapper of all time. Name His aliases included 2Pac aka Makaveli. Contrary to popular belief, Tupac Amaru was not his first given name nor one he chose himself ; his mother re-named him shortly after birth and had his birth certificate changed to reflect the name by which we know him. Serving jail time on bombing charges while pregnant with Tupac, his mother faced a sentence of up to three years in prison.
Liberty Needs Glasses excuse me but lady liberty needs glasses and so does mrs justice by her side both the broads r blind as bats stumbling thru the system justice bumbed into mutulu and trippin on geronimo pratt but stepped right over oliver and his crooked partner ronnie justice stubbed her big toe on mandela and liberty was misquoted by the indians slavery was a learning phase forgotten with out a verdict while justice is on a rampage 4 endangered surviving black males i mean really if anyone really valued life and cared about the masses theyd take em both 2 pen optical and get 2 pair of glasses So I Say GOODBYE Im going in 2 this not knowing what i"ll find but I've decided 2 follow my heart and abandon my mind and if there be pain i know that at least i gave my all and it's better to have loved and lost than 2 not love at all in the morning i may wake 2 smile or maybe 2 cry but first to those of my past i must say goodbye A young heart with an old soul How can there be peace?
How can I be in the depths of solitude When there are two inside of me?
This duo in me causes the perfect opportunity To learn and live twice as fast As those who accept simplicity.The book which I’m writing about is called Holler If You Hear Me: In Search for Tupac. This books information is very thorough in many ways. It was the facts, opinions and most of all it helps you understand what he is talking about in his lyrics.
Tupac keeps you searching, even now, for the line between him and the him he put out there for you to see, for the line between being and acting, between how one rolls through life and how one rocks the microphone.
Crazy motherfucker. His writing, though, was clear and picturesque. Brenda was "in love with a molester / Who's sexing her crazy.". The Los Angeles Times praised the tune, writing, "The song attests to Shakur's gift at crystallizing complex emotions in simple stark images." Dear Mama' was one of Tupac's songs that influenced me the most; it was one of the most heartfelt songs I've ever heard in hip-hop," said Common.
"It also showed that you could be a real cat but.
Tupac Shakur(2Pac) is one of the best selling music artists in the world. He has sold over 75 million records world wide, excelled as an actor, starring in a number of blockbuster movies and was and will always be a legend and an inspiration to the rap community.
In August , Tupac Shakur Legacy was released. The interactive biography was written by Jamal Joseph.
It features unseen family photographs, intimate stories, and over 20 removable reproductions of his handwritten song lyrics, contracts, scripts, poetry, and other personal papers.
As I was writing this, news broke that the Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs had survived an attempt on his life in Brooklyn that left two people wounded. "They tried to kill Tupac," he told the New.