Tupac Height (Proof & Measurements)

Written By Bakes

Avid writer on Men's Hair, Grooming, and Lifestyle!

For those of you wondering Tupac Height was recorded at 5’11 before his death, which stood him a few inches above the average American male.

Even after his death there are many misconceptions surrounding his height which our editorial aims to set straight with proof as well as visual comparisons.



Proof of Tupac Height

During his live Tupac faced multiple arrests and criminal charges which have been widely documented. One of the arrests resulted in the rapper having a mugshot taken.

Tupac Height Proof

The imagery above states his name, weight and height which is 5’11. This proof is enough to settle the misinformation and confusion around his height. Tupac was 5’11.


In addition to the mugshot we also have his inmate card detailing all of his information which again states the rapper being 5’11.

inmate details




Height in Comparison

Prior to his death he was signed to death row records and spent alot of time with Snoop Dog who is regarded as one of the tallest rappers in hip hop standing at 6’4.

Tupac and snoop height comparison

Whilst Tupac was average height for a male we quickly began to see the difference when stood next to his taller peers.


We can also see his height against rappers of a similar stature, MC Hammer being the example in the image below.

mc hammer n 2pac



Does Height Matter in Hip Hop

Short answer NO! All that matters in Hip Hop is talent, charisma, skill, marketability and strong branding.

We have representation from both tall and short rappers who have made a global impact which is proof that height doesn’t play a part in ones success.

In Tupac’s case his height was never the center of attention, people loved and admired him for his music and impact.



Artist Bio

Name: Tupac Amaru Shakur

Birth Date: 16 June 1971

Birthplace: New York City

Nationality: American

Profession: Rapper

Musical Debut: 1990

Net worth: Unknown

Albums:  11 Studio Albums (4 whilst alive)


Final Words

Even decades after his death we have seen thousands of people searching for information surrounding Tupac’s height which is evident just how influential he was.

There is a growing interest towards his life outside of music with a specific focus on his height, now that we’ve proven this we can put all the rumours and misinformation to rest.


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