For many of hip-hop's finest, Tupac Shakur was a beloved rapper. While on the red carpet at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards last month, fan favorites including Chance The Rapper, Ty Dolla $ign, Fabolous, Jidenna among others offered their praise to the iconic lyricist, who passed away at the age of 25 in Las Vegas 20 years ago almost a week after he was shot.
Ty Dolla $ign called 'Pac his "favorite MC ever," adding, "His lyrics got me through my parents' divorce." Coloring Book maestro Chance also highlighted the gangster poet's personality and abilities. "I see him as a great man, an outspoken man and a truth-teller," he offered.