Tupac Shakur Remembered by Fans 21 Years After His Death
On this day (Sept. 13) 21 years ago, Tupac Shakur, one of music’s most prolific figures, died after being shot in Las Vegas. He was only 25 years-old.
Today, fans remember Pac’s music and legacy as an outspoken activist against oppressive systems in the plight for black and brown people to achieve equality. In the years since his untimely death, Pac has been immortalized, becoming a larger-than-life figure and widely celebrated as one of the greatest, if not most prolific, artists hip-hop has birthed.
Over the past year, his legacy has received more attention, with a couple of television shows examining his murder in the works, as a well as a documentary on the way from award-winning director, Steve McQueen.
In the meantime, fans continue to show their love for the outspoken rapper/activist. Take a look at how they celebrated his legacy below.
— Eunique (@Eunique_ny) September 13, 2017
— Monte Chase (@monte_chase_) September 13, 2017
Mornin Beautiful Black People
peace strength n power
September 13,1996 we lost the GOAT
Respect & Remember
— ANGELA (@angelaw676) September 13, 2017
— #Ravens#O's#Lakers (@B_MoreRob) September 13, 2017
— Harrison Thurman (@HarryO1975) September 13, 2017
— Krystle (@Krystle__) September 13, 2017
— VANTARD® (@MonsieurVantard) September 13, 2017
— 鑽石 (@NotoriousBinch_) September 13, 2017
— Amanda | Lady Gaga (@joanneslays37) September 13, 2017
— LaurenNY-HoodieMelo7 (@AaliyahNevaeh7) September 13, 2017
— Rappers Said (@RappersSaid) September 13, 2017
— M…….♤•••°●○°•••♤ (@00005Me) September 13, 2017