September 13, 1996 from multiple gunshot wounds died on the hip-hop artist, producer and actor from Harlem, new York Tupac Shakur. This musician is still considered one of the most talented men of his time. On the days of Tupac Shakur, along with other figures of the music industry, became part of the Hall of Fame rock-n-roll.
The ceremony was held at Barclays Center in new York. But the memory of the artist is complete. Reporters learned that, in a short time in Georgia in the center of the Tupac Amaru Shakur Center for the Arts will install a new monument. More precisely this is the new sculpture on the one, which is now in the building. Made by the sculptor Nigel Binns, who created sculptures of Michael Jackson and Shirley temple.
The opening of the monument will take place closer to the date of death of the artist.
Reference: Tupac Shakur is one of the greatest and most influential hip-hop artists in history. As of 2007, Shakur has sold over 75 million records worldwide. His double album, All Eyez on Meand greatest hits are included in the list of best-selling albums in the United States. Rolling Stone magazine has placed Shakur on 86 position in the list of The 100 Greatest Artists of All Time (“100 greatest artists of all time”). Tupac had a huge influence on many hip-hop artists, including Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Nas, Wiz Khalifa, Lil Wayne, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, 50 Cent, The Game, ASAP Rocky and many others.