10 Famous Rapper-Actors
2Pac or Tupac Amaru Shakur was an American rapper and actor. As of 2010, he had sold more than 75 million records, which made him one of the most successful music artists in the industry. The Rolling Stone Magazine ranked him at 86th position for the Greatest Artist of All Time. His songs were mostly about conflicts between rappers, social problems, racisms, urban life hardships and violence.
Tupac’s first role in film was in Nothing But Trouble (1991), where he appeared briefly and followed with Juice (1992), where got the first starring role. Bullet (1996) was released a month after Tupac’s death in drive-by shooting. In 2012, an official biographical motion picture, Tupac, was released using available archive footage.