Tupac Shakur was a highly educated man who was often misunderstood by the mainstream media. He was a man who through his lyrics fought for racial equality in the judicial system and for peace among the African American community. It was his wish for an end to violence, but sadly he was gunned down at an early age.
2Pac's "All Eyez On Me" Achieves Diamond Sales. 2Pac's 1996 album, All Eyez On Me, has earned the rare honor of achieving 10 million in U.S. sales, otherwise known as 'diamond' status. As of this week, the album has shipped 5 million copies, and since double albums count as two sales a piece, that number gets bumped up to 10 mill.