Rapper Tupac Shakur, a nominee for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, is shown in photo from Sept. 4, 1996.
Rapper Tupac Shakur, a nominee for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, is shown in photo from Sept. 4, 1996. TODD PLITT Associated Press
Rapper Tupac Shakur, a nominee for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, is shown in photo from Sept. 4, 1996. TODD PLITT Associated Press

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