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Tupac Shakur
Also known as 2Pac, Makaveli
Born June 16, 1971
East Harlem, Manhattan,
New York City, New York,
United States
Origin Marin City, California, United States
Died September 13, 1996
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Genre(s) Hip-Hop
Occupation(s) Rapper, songwriter, actor, record producer, poet, screenwriter
Years active 1990 – 1996
Label(s) Interscope, Out Da Gutta, Death Row, Makaveli, Amaru
Associated
acts
Digital Underground, Richie Rich, Dave Hollister, Yaki Kadafi, Kurupt, Snoop Dogg, Outlawz, Daz Dillinger
Website 2paclegacy.com

Tupac Amaru Shakur (June 16, 1971 — September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper.

Contents

Discography

Studio albums

  • 1991: 2Pacalypse Now
  • 1993: Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z.
  • 1995: Me Against the World
  • 1996: All Eyez on Me
  • 1996: The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory

Posthumous albums

  • 1997: R U Still Down? (Remember Me)
  • 1999: Still I Rise
  • 2001: Until the End of Time
  • 2002: Better Dayz
  • 2004: Loyal to the Game
  • 2006: Pac's Life

Collaboration albums

  • 1994: Thug Life

Top 10 Billboard singles

  • 1991: "Brenda's Got a Baby"
  • 1991: "If My Homie Calls"
  • 1993: "I Get Around"
  • 1993: "Keep Ya Head Up"
  • 1995: "Dear Mama"
  • 1995: "Old School"
  • 1995: "Me Against the World"
  • 1995: "So Many Tears"
  • 1996: "California Love"
  • 1996: "Hit 'Em Up"
  • 1996: "How Do You Want It"
  • 1997: "To Live & Die in L.A."
  • 1997: "Made Niggaz"
  • 1997: "Do for Love"
  • 1998: "Changes"
  • 2002: "Thugz Mansion"
  • 2003: "Runnin' (Dying to Live)"
  • 2005: "Ghetto Gospel"
  • 2006: "Pac's Life"

Documentaries

Shakur's life has been recognized in big and small documentaries each trying capture the many different events during his short lifetime, most notably the Academy Award-nominated Tupac: Resurrection, released in 2003.

  • 1997: Tupac Shakur: Thug Immortal
  • 1997: Tupac Shakur: Words Never Die (TV)
  • 2001: Tupac Shakur: Before I Wake...
  • 2001: Welcome to Deathrow
  • 2002: Tupac Shakur: Thug Angel: The Life of an Outlaw
  • 2002: Biggie & Tupac
  • 2002: Tha Westside
  • 2003: 2Pac 4 Ever
  • 2003: Tupac: Resurrection
  • 2004: Tupac vs.
  • 2004: Tupac: The Hip Hop Genius (TV)
  • 2006: So Many Years, So Many Tears
  • 2007: Tupac: Assassination

External links

  • 2Pac Legacy (Official website)
  • Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation for the Arts
  • Tupac Legacy Tour

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