Tupac Shakur. Most of his contemporaries were not voicing these strong personal and societal concerns. His Rap carried powerful messages, probed human conditions, and put the spotlight on morality. I can't understand why people still think he was anything but extraordinary and brilliant!
Absolutely true though i disagree with the language stuff. Other languages are very important to show respect to other cultures, more so for me living in europe where its all so close together and accessible by car