You cannot compare his musical talents to anyone else, he was a new meaning to hip hop.
"Thug life baby, i probably be punished for hard living.. police be rushing when they see me."
---Tupac Shakur, Hail Mary
The very talented rapper Tupac Shakur got his name from this very strong warrior whose real name was Tupac Amaru. There is also a militia in Peru called MRTA (Movimiento Revolucionario Tupac Amaru) which were the ones that took over the Japanese embassy in Peru but were all killed by the swat team over there. R.I.P Tupac
Tupac Amaru Shakur got his name from Tupac Amaru the Peruvian warrior.