Tupac’s Prison Bible Sold For $54,000
2pac Shakur; one of the most respected rappers in hip hop's prison bible has been auctioned and sold for $54,000! Tupac owned this bible in prison while he was serving time at New York Clinton Correctional Facility in 1995.
The legend had signed the bible using a red marker with his prison number underneath his name. Whilst serving time at New York Clinton Correctional Facility he released his album “Me Against The World” becoming the first artist in the hip hop game to receive no.1 album on the billboard 200 whilst being a prisoner.
Tupac still makes history up till today as “All Eyes on Me” remains a hip hop icon with album sales reaching more than 75 million.
Words: Sade McGowan