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He said, "I started out saying I was down for the young black male, you know, and that was gonna be my thang," Shakur said. It is Shakur's tenth-biggest selling album, with 1,366,000 units moved as of 2004."I just wanted to rap about things that affected young black males. The album did better than its predecessor both critically and commercially, debuting at number 24 on the Billboard 200. In late 1993, Shakur formed the group Thug Life with a number of his friends, including Big Syke (Tyruss Himes), Macadoshis (Diron Rivers), his stepbrother Mopreme Shakur, and the Rated R (Walter Burns).In an English class, Shakur wrote a paper, "Conquering All Obstacles," in which he said: "our raps, not the sorry story raps everyone is so tired of. Our goal is [to] have people relate to our raps, making it easier to see what really is happening out there.Even more important, what we may do to better our world." That same year, Steinberg organized a concert with a former group of Shakur's, "Strictly Dope"; the concert led to him being signed with Atron Gregory.His stepfather, Mutulu Shakur, spent four years at large on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list beginning in 1982.Mutulu was wanted for having helped his friend (no relation) Assata Shakur (also known as Joanne Chesimard), Tupac's godmother, to escape from a penitentiary in New Jersey in 1979.In the documentary Tupac: Resurrection, Shakur says, "Jada is my heart. The type of relationship we had, you only get that once in a lifetime." A poem written by Shakur titled "Jada" appears in his book, The Rose That Grew from Concrete, which also includes a poem dedicated to Pinkett Smith called "The Tears in Cupid's Eyes." During his time in art school, Shakur became affiliated with the Baltimore Young Communist League USA.She will be my friend for my whole life." Pinkett Smith calls him "one of my best friends. Shakur contributed to the school's drama department by performing in several productions.
Both of his parents and several other people in his family were members of the Black Panther Party, whose ideals were reflected in his songs. On September 7, 1996, Shakur was shot four times in a drive-by shooting at the intersection of Flamingo Road and Koval Lane in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Quayle said, "There's no reason for a record like this to be released. It spawned the hits "Keep Ya Head Up" and "I Get Around" and reached platinum status.
It has no place in our society." Shakur stated that he felt he had been misunderstood. On vinyl, Side A (tracks 1–8) was labeled the "Black Side" and Side B (tracks 9–16) the "Dark Side".
The album's name is a reference to the 1979 film Apocalypse Now.
2Pacalypse Now generated significant controversy for numerous reasons.
Tupac wrote: "For you to be seen with a black man wouldn't in any way jeopardise your career, if anything it would make you seem that much more open and exciting.