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21,550. After Tupac everybody wanted to be a gangsta/rapper. (GBH Films & Rap & Shakur) Get Rich or Die Tryin’ 2005 starring Curtis 50 Cent Jackson & Marc John Jefferies & Terrence Howard & Joy Bryant & Omar Benson Miller & Bill Duke & Viola Davis et al, director Jim Sheridan
46,218. My music is spiritual. (Music & Tupac) Tupac Shakur
86,304. They all sold out – wow! (Rap & Shakur) Tupac Shakur
86,305. So if there’s a way you can get out of the game before it’s too late – get out of the game before it’s too late. If you’re going to be in the game then you’re committing yourself fully – then do what you gotta do to get back to the community that you’re raping. (Rap & Game & Shakur) Tupac Shakur
86,306. We don’t need no more rappers. We don’t need no more basketball players. No more football players. We need more thinkers. We need more scientists. We need more managers. We need more mathematicians. We need more teachers. We need more people who care. (Rap & Shakur) Tupac Shakur
82,207. Controversial rapper and actor Tupac Shakur has died in a Las Vegas hospital of complications from several bullet wounds ... He was twenty-five years old. (Murder & Shakur) MTV news report
81,869. Tupac murdered in Los Angeles September 7th 1996. The story of Biggie & Tupac is the story of two great friends who had a misunderstanding, a falling out and became deadly enemies. Their murders were explained as being the result of the rivalry that had grown up between them. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) Biggie & Tupac 2002 starring Biggie Smalls archive & Tupac Shakur archive & Nick Broomfield & Russell Poole & Voletta Wallace & Billy Garland & David Hicken & Suge Knight et al, director Nick Broomfield
81,876. 1994 ... This shooting was not fatal; it happened two years before he was killed in Las Vegas, and it was this attack that Tupac blamed Biggie. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,877. The Tupac/Biggie dispute really got going after Tupac joined Suge Knight at Death Row Records. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,878. Tupac’s murder caused massive gang warfare in Compton between the Pirus and the Crips. The Death Row explanation of events was that Biggie & Bad Boy were aligned with the Crips, whereas Suge Knight, Tupac & Death Row were aligned with the Pirus. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,879. Why for example was Frank Alexander asked by Death Row to say that Orlando Anderson the Crip had snatched a chain from Tupac the night before the fight when in fact that wasn’t true? (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,880. Officers Mack [later arrested for armed robbery] and Perez did everything together. Their loyalty was always to each other. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,881. Yaki just informed us he was working as an undercover FBI agent a year before Tupac was killed. According to Haki, FBI agents and ATN agents were in cars just behind Tupac the night he was shot. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,870. Biggie’s last album sold over £10,000,000. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,871. Biggie used to open for Tupac. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,872. Biggie went to private school; he was the apple of his mother’s eye. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid
81,873. Biggie was murdered on March 9th 1997, six months after Tupac. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,874. This is the police composite of Biggie’s hitman, and this is Russell’s [Poole] main suspect Harry Billups aka Amir Muhammad who to this day has never been questioned by LAPD. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
81,875. Biggie & Puffy were under surveillance at the time of the murder. (Murder: Biggie & Murder: Tupac & Tupac) ibid.
82,208. Tupac was gunned down in 1996 and his killer has never been found. Las Vegas, Nevada: September 1996 ... He died of his gunshot wounds on September 13th. Initial reports said that Tupac was a victim of gang violence ... In the months before his death Tupac was at the centre of a heated dispute between East Coast and West Coast rappers ... There is another theory: perhaps the murder was an inside job set up by someone close to Tupac. Otherwise, how did the gunman known where Tupac would be? Why did he seem to be the only target? And why were his bodyguards unarmed at the time of the shooting when they had been armed earlier? And why with the Strip swarming with people was no-one willing to cooperated with police? (Murder & Shakur) Unsolved Mysteries
100,797. People would talk about Mike Tyson and Tupac Sharkur … Mike and Pac has this friendship that a lot of people didn’t know about. (Boxing & Shakur) One Night in Vegas, ESPN 2010
100,798. There was more blood shed out of the ring than in the ring. (Boxing & Shakur) ibid.
100,799. ‘He didn’t just knock people out, he destroyed them.’ (Boxing & Shakur) ibid. commentator
100,800. Mike Tyson was charged with two counts of deviant behaviour and one count of rape. (Boxing & Shakur) ibid.
100,801. ‘Mike Tyson cautioned him about some of the people he was around there.’ (Boxing & Shakur) ibid. Gloria, Tupac’s aunt
100,802. Is Tupac Crazy or Misunderstood? (Boxing & Shakur) ibid. Magazine article Kevin Powell
105,089. ‘His self-destruction and his love and hope for black people define an ambiguity that is characteristic of his genius.’ Tupac Shakur: Before I Wake, 2001, foreword Michael Dyson
105,090. Tupac’s first album reflected his militant upbringing. ibid.
105,112. ‘Cadillac pulls up … This arm comes out and just starts firing immediately … took off and made a right … all you see is the smoke …’ ibid. bodyguard
105,113. No leads or suspects were given at that time. ibid.
105,134. A story about ambition, violence, redemption and love. Tupac: Resurrection, 2003, opening commentary
105,135. When I was young I was quiet, withdrawn, I read a lot, I wrote poetry, kept a diary … ibid.
105,136. Why can’t you take some of them people off the street and put them in his [Reagan’s] White House? (Shakur & Homelessness) ibid.
105,137. America is Thug Life. ibid.
105,138. Eddie Murphy with all that dough he’s making, he’s done nothin’ for us. ibid.
120,639. On September 7th 1996 Tupiac Shakur was gunned down in Las Vegas. More than 20 years later no-one has been arrested for the crime. Who Killed Tupac? I II III IV V VI, History 2018
120,640. At 8.49 pm Tupac is in an alteracation in the MGM lobby. That is the moment he encountered Orlando Anderson. And at 10.30 he heads to the Las Vegas strip. ibid.
120,641. The theory that is most common out there and that is it’s gang related; a beef between the Crips and the Bloods. ibid.
120,642. A white Cadillac pulled in behind them and fired 12-14 shots and sped away. ibid.
120,686. Everybody believed that it was a hit, and that it was a paid hit, and most people thought it came from the East coast. ibid. investigator
120,687. For years now people have been making a connection between the murders of Tupac and Biggie Small. ibid.
120,879. Suge Knight: but why would he want to kill his number one artist and money-maker? ibid.
121,414. There’s all the motive in the world for the Death Row takeover theory. ibid.
121,415. One last theory remains that hinges on a letter obtained by independent investigator R J Bond: ‘the confession letter’ ... crumbling under its own weight. ibid.
138,685. From iconic shots to private moments these are Tupac Shakur’s defining moments, revealed by those who were there and those who know his story best. (Shakur & Black Panthers & Rap & Biography) Tupac Shakur: A Life in Ten Pictures, BBC 2021
138,686. Tupac Shakur was born on 16th June 1971 in New York City. He was raised by his mother Afeni. When this photo was taken, Afeni had recently been acquitted in a legal case. She was one of a group of Black Panthers charged with conspiracy to bomb public places. Held for a year, when the case came to court, she defended herself, and was released. Afeni raised Tupac and his younger sister in the New York outer boroughs. (Shakur & Black Panthers & Rap & Biography) ibid.
138,687. Throughout his childhood, Tupac was tutored by his mother in Black history and the Civil Rights movement. (Shakur & Black Panthers & Rap & Biography) ibid.
138,688. When Tupac arrived on the [rap] scene, he bought street poetry with a social conscience. (Shakur & Black Panthers & Rap & Biography) ibid.
138,689. Launched in 1994, Thug Life was not just an album, it was a manifesto for a whole way of life. It rooted Tupac and his work in the gang culture of Los Angeles. (Shakur & Black Panthers & Rap & Biography) ibid.
138,690. Tupac maintained the case was a set-up. He was cleared of six of the charges but found guilty of three counts of sexual abuse. (Shakur & Black Panthers & Rap & Biography) ibid.
123,643. Tupac’s first album for Death Row went five times platinum. Its success made front page news. (Shakur & Black Panthers & Rap & Biography) ibid.
138,691. There are many theories about who shot Tupac and why. To this day no-one has been convicted. (Shakur & Black Panthers & Rap & Biography) ibid.