Tupac happens to be one of the many rappers to become the greatest rappers of all time due to his success in music many people may think. Tupac is dead while some may think he is alive, there is more things showing Tupac is alive then their is showing that he is dead but no one will never know unless the appearance of Tupac himself. Until exact proof is found, fans can not say he is alive; however, there is more evidence showing that he alive is more than there is evidence showing that he is dead. .
Tupac's birth name was Lesane Parish Crooks, at a point after his birth his mother changed his name to Tupac Amaru ("Shakur"). The meaning of Tupac's name "Tupac Amaru" meant "Shining Serpent" ("Tupac"). Tupac Amaru was the name of Inca Indian emperor and later rebel leader in Peru ("Shakur"). Soon he later changed his name to Tupac Shakur, his mother's name was Afeni Shakur. Tupac's mother was arrested and went to jail when she was pregnant with Tupac over a bombing charge ("Tupac"). He did not grow up with his family he grew up in New York City while the rest of family were in Marin City, California. He was born in New York City on June 16, 1971 ("Shakur"). Tupac had a really hard time as a child moving from New York City to Brooklyn to the Bronx. When Shakur was a teenager he attended Baltimore school for Arts where there he took acting and dancing classes, he also had no contact with his biological father, Billy Garland until he grew up and became an adult. Tupac then wanted to be a rapper and while he was in a recording studio he was shot five times in the recording studio lobby, after his shooting incident recovering from the shooting he was then sentenced to four and a half years of prision in the sexual assault case ("Tupac").