Tupac was an American rapper, and today we hear of his mother’s death, Afeni Shakur, she was sixty-nine years old. It was on May 3, 2016, when his mother, who was an American music businesswoman died, and according to a report by the Sheriff’s Office who had responded to a possible cardiac arrest at her Sausalito, California home, she was then taken to the hospital where she passed away around 10:28 p.m.
The rapper, who was born Lesane Parish Crooks in 1971 was shot and killed at the young age of twenty-five in a drive-by shooting in 1996 and to this date his murder remains officially unsolved. Tweets which came read,
Davis and her son had a close relationship, as he even dedicated a song to her, called ‘Dear Mama’.
“Renown rap artist #Tupac Shakur’s mother Afeni Shakur Davis, age 69, died late last night in Marin County… Sheriff’s Coroners Office will lead investigation to determine exact cause & manner of Afeni Shakur’s death.”