2Pac is a rapper born on June 16, 1971 in East Harlem, NY.
Signed by Interscope Records in 1990, he started out with the group Digital Underground as a roadie.
Signed to Death Row Records in 1995.
Died September 13, 1996 in Las Vegas, NV, six days after being shot.
Besides being a rapper, he also pursued a career in acting, starring in movies such as Juice and Above The Rim.