American rapper, producer and actor
Tupac Shakur Rank
Tupac Shakur Rank
About Tupac Shakur
Tupac Shakur was an American rap artist, poet, and actor. He is widely considered to be one of the most influential rap artists of all time.
Tupac was best known for his rap album, “All Eyez On Me”. He was included in Rolling Stone’s Top 100 Greatest Artists of All Time list and 2 of his albums are in the Top 50 greatest selling albums of all time, “All Eyez On Me” and his “Greatest Hits”. “All Eyez On Me” went certified platinum 5 times within 2 months of its release. In 1996, Tupac was killed in a drive-by shooting and the murderer has never been apprehended.
Tupac was born Lesane Parish Crooks in Harlem, New York but when he was 3 years his old his parents changed his name to Tupac Shakur. His parents were members of the Black Panthers and crime was just a part of their way of life. His music was a reflection of his violent upbringing and life in the inner city.
Famous quotes by Tupac Shakur
All I'm trying to do is survive and make good out of the dirty, nasty, unbelievable lifestyle that they gave me.Tupac Shakur
America wants its respect.Tupac Shakur
Don't change on me. Don't extort me unless you intend to do it forever.Tupac Shakur
Dre was one of my heros in the music industry. If he's not down for his homeboys, I don't wanna be a part of him or around him.Tupac Shakur
I don't have no fear of death. My only fear is coming back reincarnated.Tupac Shakur
I just don't know how to deal with so many people giving me that much affection. I never had that in my life.Tupac Shakur
I think I'm a natural-born leader. I know how to bow down to authority if it's authority that I respect.Tupac Shakur
I worked hard all my life as far as this music business. I dreamed of the day when I could go to New York and feel comfortable and they could come out here and be comfortable.Tupac Shakur
I'm 23 years old. I might just be my mother's child, but in all reality, I'm everybody's child. Nobody raised me I was raised in this society.Tupac Shakur
If I win and get the money, then the Oakland Police department is going to buy a boys' home, me a house, my family a house, and a Stop Police Brutality Center.Tupac Shakur
If you believe in God, believe in Death Row East.Tupac Shakur
In my mind I'm a blind man doin' time.Tupac Shakur
It seems like every time you come up something happens to bring you back down.Tupac Shakur
It's a struggle for every young Black man. You know how it is, only God can judge us.Tupac Shakur
It's the game of life. Do I win or do I lose? One day they're gonna shut the game down. I gotta have as much fun and go around the board as many times as I can before it's my turn to leave.Tupac Shakur
My mama always used to tell me: 'If you can't find somethin' to live for, you best find somethin' to die for.'Tupac Shakur
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.Tupac Shakur
The only thing that comes to a sleeping man is dreams.Tupac Shakur
The only time I have problems is when I sleep.Tupac Shakur
There's nobody in the business strong enough to scare me.Tupac Shakur
Thug Life to me is dead.Tupac Shakur
What I learned in jail is that I can't change. I can't live a different lifestyle-this is it. This is the life that they gave and this is the life that I made.Tupac Shakur
With all my fans I got a family again.Tupac Shakur
Tupac Shakur's Popularity
Tupac Shakur was a famous American rapper, producer and actor, who was born on June 16, 1971. As a person born on this date, Tupac Shakur is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (June 16) and the 2nd most popular for the year (1971).
People born on June 16 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Tupac Shakur is the 10th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Tupac Shakur's birthday, Tupac Shakur is the 65th most famous American and ranks 1st in famous people born in New York City, New York, U.S.
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