Afeni Shakur, mother of the late rapper Tupac, has passed away at the age of 69. According toTMZ, Shakur died late Monday night (May 2nd) in Marin County, California, possibly from a heart attack.
Besides being famously known as Tupac's mother, Afeni was also a former Black Panther activist and philanthropist, who founded the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation, after her son's death.
Back in 1995, Afeni received a special dedication from her son, Tupac, with his hit "Dear Mama" from his platinum selling album Me Against The World. Afeni you will be missed. Rest in peace.