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2Pac Prison sentence.

April 14, 2011 by dylan06 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

2Pac was served with sexual assault charges, up to one-half years or four-half years. 2Pac served his prison sentence at Clinton Correctional Facility on February 14, 1995. After he released his multi- platinum album Me Against the World. 2Pac is the only artist ever to have an album at number one on the billboard 200 while serving a prison sentence. His album made its debut on the billboard 200 and stayed at the top of the charts for five weeks. The record album sold 240,000 copies in the first week, he set the highest first week sales for a solo male rap artist at the time. While he was serving his sentence, he married his long-time girlfriend, Keisha Morris, on April 4, 1995. the couple later divorced in 1996. In October 199, 2pac care was on appeal but due to all of his legal fees he could not raise the $1.4 million bail. After he served eleven months of his one-and a half to four-and-a-half year sentence, 2Pac was released from the Attica Correctional facility due in large part to the help and influence of Suge Knight, the CEO of Death row records, who posted a $1.4 million bail pending appeal of the conviction in exchange for 2pac to release three albums under the Death Row label.

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