2Pac Net Worth Money and More
Net Worth: $40 million
Tupac Shakur was born in the year 1971, on June 16th. Tupac Shakur’s full name was Tupac Amaru Shakur. Tupac Shakur’s real name as per his relatives and neighbors was Lesane Parish Crooks. He was named Tupac in the 18th century after Tupac Amaru, a South American Revolutionary. Tupac Shakur was born in the hospital of East Harlem block of the Manhattan situated in New York City. Tupac Shakur is a famous rapper, favorite actor, wonderful poet and a very good activist. Tupac Shakur father’s name was Billy Garland and his mother’s name was Afeni Shakur. Both Billy Garland and Afeni Shakur were Black Panther Party’s active and member founded in New York during the late 1960s till early 1970s. Afeni Shakur gave birth to Tupac Shakur just a month after she came under the suspect eyes of the United States for making the conspiracy against US government and got around one hundred and fifty charges on her. Tupac Shakur from childhood only grown up between serious offence criminals; some were suffering the imprisonment, some suffered their imprisonment term and some were convicted for their crimes. Elmer “Geronimo” Pratt, was Tupac Shakur’s godfather. Geronimo was the one who was controlling the whole Black Panther. Geronimo was charged for school teacher’s murder in the 1968 robbery, but later on his term was overturned. Mutulu, Tupac Shakur’s stepfather was on the Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list of FBI and spent around four years on that from the year 1982. Assata Shakur who is also known with the name, Joanne Chesimard, was Mutulu’s sister and got imprisonment term in the year 1973 due to charge of killing a state trooper and Mutulu helped her out in escaping from the penitentiary situated in New Jersey, Mutulu killed a guard and two police officers on duty and was arrested in the year 1986. Tupac Shakur was not the only child, he was having tow siblings. Tupac Shakur has one two years younger sister, Sekyiwa whereas Shakur was having one elder step brother, Mopreme “Komani” Shakur. Mopreme Shakur was sighted in many of Tupac Shakur’s recordings too. Tupac Shakur’s career journey started from roadie, thereafter he joined as a backup dancer. For the Digital Underground, the alternative hip hop group, Tupac Shakur became that groups MC. He soon became a very famous American singer and was given another name, 2pac. In the industry he was called out with this name only. Tupac Shakur’s mostly songs were inspired by the social problems like racism, corruption etc. His family was his big career supporter and his songs always delivered the message of his family’s struggle and fights to end this chaos spreaded against the particular minorities by the majorities.
Tupac Shakur’s career shoots up from the year 1991 to collect fame. He presented his skills of rapping in the song “Same Song” of Digital Underground. Thereafter in the same year, he was sighted with a group in the film too. After that debut hit, he became the part of the Digital Underground and started appearing in their albums too like Sons of the P, Tupac Shakur’s first album was again released by the Digital Underground as their lead song of the group’s EP (extended play). Tupac Shakur then after many efforts released his first solo album, 2Pacalypse Now, which although did not gave a big hit or came in Top Ten but the album was hailed by many critics and lead to not much but a little fan following. And so like this he gave many hit albums and so he started gathering more and more fame. In his whole time he threw around 75 million records all over the world. And this collection of his made him the best selling music artist of the industry. Tupac Shakur was ranked at number two in the list of The Greatest MCs of All Time by the MTV while in the list of Rolling Stone; Shakur was ranked at the number 86th among all the great music artist. Well amongst all 75 million albums of Tupac Shakur, the best and biggest hip hop hit album was the double disc album, All Eyes on Me. All Eyes on Me was Tupac Shakur’s biggest selling hit.
Tupac Shakur had great fond of reading books and novels. Tupac Shakur also does have a favorite list of writers from whom he was inspired a lot. William Shakespeare, Khalil Gibran, Mikhail Bakunin, Alice Walker, Maya Angelou, Sun Tzu, Kurt Vonnegut, Donald Goines and Niccolo Machiavelli were included in Shakur’s favorite writers. Tupac Shakur was never found following a particular religion but his some albums like, “Only God Can Judge Me” and poems like The Rose That Grew from Concrete were showing Shakur’s devotion and believe towards god. Form childhood only Tupac Shakur was living with his big joint family. His family became big because of his family’s relationship with the Black Panther group.
He is a very rich personality. He leads a very luxurious and lavish lifestyle. His profession has made a lot of money for him. He is a well known rapper. Almost all his songs are quite famous and they have made a great market. He has gained a lot of money through his songs. The estimated net worth money of Tupac is said to be $40 million. His mother was also a great singer and he has inherited a lot of money from his family also. He is also considered to be one among the wealthiest singer in the world. He earned around 75 million from albums.