August 8: Mutulu Shakur Was Born. (1950)

August 8, 1950 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, 2pac’s step-father Mutulu Shakur was born in Baltimore, Maryland. The Black Liberation Army member has been incarcerated since 1986 on various charges including RICO violations and charges related to the 1981 robbery of a Brinks truck that left 2 guards and 1 police officer dead. Tupac name drops Mutulu a couple of times on White Man’z World.
ABOVE: 2pac Speaks on Mutulu Shakur
ABOVE: Mutulu Shakur – Prison Interview

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