Biography: Tupac Shakur

Tupac Shakur Tupac Amaru Shakur (June 16, 1971 -13 September, 1996) also known as Lisane Parish Crooks, 2Pac, Makaveli Pac was an influential rap star.Tupac Amaru is an Inca name meaning Shining Serpent and Shakur is Arabic for God Grateful Beginnings .

Tupac said, I never knew where he was or who my father. His godfather, Geronimo Pratt, was also an important character in the Black Panthers. His stepfather was a merchant Mutulu drugged which, according to Tupac, I was never around to give the instruction he needed.

A note to consider is that Tupac has released more songs after his death than during his lifetime. Shakur was extremely dedicated to his work during his short career.Even launching new songs and remixes of his music. Before his death, Tupac has sold more than 33.5 million copies. According to his friend’s band Shock-G, Tupac wrote many times to 3 songs per day.

Because his mother had to move to different safe houses, Tupac never had many friends, so that was devoted to poetry and journal writing. At age 12, Tupac became part of a Harlem theater group acting as Travis in Raisin in the Sun.

At 15 she moved to Baltimore, Maryland where he was accepted into the Baltimore School for the Arts. A Tupac liked his classes and had the opportunity to study theater, ballet and other arts. Tupac wrote his first rap in Baltimore under the name “MC New York.” The song was about gun control and was inspired by the murder of a close friend. Two years later, Tupac Afeni sent to live with a family friend in California.
In 1990 Shakur participated as a dancer for Digital Underground. His ability to rap quickly increased and its lyrics were not so remarkable, in turn, will be met by ambivalent because of their attempts to act like a diva and his violent behavior, although this behavior was occasionally. Shakur made his first appearance on a record with Digital Underground This Is an EP in 1991.
The last album released by Tupac during his lifetime was The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory. Released two months after his death, this album predicted his death in many songs. It is said that the entire album was created in 7 days and one of the most popular songs of this album, “Hail Mary”, they say, in just 30 minutes The album sold over 5 million copies .

Theories abound about his death, some say he is still alive, others that his murder was a government conspiracy and thus a large repertoire of hypotheses but not accurate and conclusive evidence.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: