Leaving Behind a Legacy

Tuesday, September 13 marks the 20th anniversary of the tragic death of one of hip-hop’s most iconic figures. Tupac Amaru Shakur was more than just a rapper–he was a voice for the disenfranchised. By using poetry to express his angst of societal ills and encourage impoverished African Americans to “Keep ya head up,” Tupac’s legacy lives on even two decades since he last picked up a mic.

Learn more about Tupac’s impact on American culture and read some of his most famous quotes from articles by Rolling Stone and the International Business Times:

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/8-ways-tupac-shakur-changed-the-world-w439346

http://www.ibtimes.com/tupac-shakur-quotes-20-years-after-his-death-15-lyrics-sayings-rapper-241514

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