Tupac Amaru Shakur was born in June 1971. He sold over seventy-five million records worldwide, which made it one of the best selling new artists ever. All Eyes on Me and Greatest Hits are the best -selling albums in the United States. He created the alias “Makaveli” from Renaissance Italian philosopher and political theorist, Niccolò Machiavelli. Everyone knew his moniker to be a part of his persona.
He also acted in films. His feud with Biggie Smalls was the stuff of legend. His death made his music even more famous. He had a unique sound, and he didn't sound like any other. He is considered one of the supreme rappers of our time. Also, Tupac's music can be described as poetic. His music philosophy is deeply rooted in diverse cultures. He has even said that Shakespeare influenced some of his work.