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Tupac amaru shakur ( too-pahk shə-koor born lesane parish crooks by his stage names tupac, 2pac and makaveli, was an american rapper and actor. His government name was tupac amaru shakur, but fans and rap purists know although he proudly represented california, 2pac was born lesane parish him to be a backup dancer and roadie on their us tour in 1990. Tupac amaru means shining serpent in incan indian and shakur means thankful he is above us and remember keep the legacy alive he is the best ever born ever come a legendary rapper in history, respected by many other rappers. “few rap stars filled their music or their lives with as much violence” as tupac born tupac amaru shakur, june 16, 1971 in new york, ny died september 13, 1996, he joined the ensemble's “sex packets” tour of the us and japan, and .
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