By JON AUSTINWebsite stories and videos have surfaced alleging the Harlem-born rapper was not gunned down on September 7, 1996, as officially reported, but has been secretly living in Las Vegas.
In the US, celebrity website Thereporterz.com ran a story headlined: "After Nearly 19 Years Of Hiding Tupac Shakur Now 44 Comes Out Of Hiding."
Tupac, also known as Makaveli, was victim of a drive-by shooting at a junction in Las Vegas, Nevada, and died six days later in hospital.
Ever since his death there has been a conspiracy theories suggesting he never actually died.
But this is the first claim he is about to return "from the dead"