Tupac Shakur: What’s It Mean To Be A Gangsta?

“That’s how I see it, my word is bond.” Hip-hop enthusiasts cherish the “realness” of their idols as much as the extravagant personas they craft through their lyrics. But as a rapper, there’s a fine line between authenticity and self-expression, one that Tupac Amaru Shakur toed dangerously over the course of his short-lived career. Rapper…