Arguably, the late, great Tupac Shakur made being shirtless cool. His presence and charisma inspired rappers today to flaunt their tattoos and chiseled bodies.

2Pac's tattooed frame was like a canvas that represented his philosophies and life growing up in a Black Panther household.

From the Queen Nefertiti head on his left pectoral muscle to the Thug Life tattoo that stretched across his abdominal muscles, Tupac made being shirtless cooler than any artist in rap.