Didn’t you listen to Machiavelli? Tupac faked his death.
The CIA killed Tupac.
If you’re a Hip-Hop head who listened to and loved slain rapper Tupac Shakur, you’ve probably heard a variation of one or more of the above statements. If you’re a superfan with a healthy distrust of the United States government, you probably believe some version of the last statement — insert FBI or LAPD where you will.
…decided to “take 10 mins to answer 5 of the top questions” they’ve been asked to celebrate their #Twitterversary. And in doing so, the shadowy organization flamed the enduring urban legend that Tupac still walks among us:
As previously reported by NewsOne, Shakur was shot several times in a drive-by on September 7, 1996 after attending a Mike Tyson fight in Las Vegas. He was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he reportedly resisted treatment. He died on September 13, six days later, after his mother Afeni Shakur ordered doctors to stop reviving her son.