The expression “thug life” has become a popular one, not only in rap circles, but also in YouTube videos. The meaning of this expression isn’t known by everyone. We will tell you the meaning.
Definition of Thug Life: Who is a Thug, and what does it mean?
A Thug can be defined as a violent, criminal or lawless person. A thug is a member of an Indian religious robbery group. The British suppressed this organization in 1830.
The term is commonly translated as “gangster lifestyle” or “criminal existence” because “thug” can be translated to mean “gangster” or someone who beats people.
The term “thug life”, as it is commonly known, is a life of hard drugs, violence, and prison.
The Acronym Thug Life, and its meaning: This is Tupac’s definition
Thuglife was a hip hop music group that was founded by Tupac Shakur.
Tupac explained that the Acronym Thug Life, “The Hate U Give Little Infants Fucks Everyone” is a way for society to harm itself and others if it doesn’t love its youngest members.
The statement provoked moral panic. Tupac was heavily criticised for glorifying violence, and portraying himself as a “thug”. His message was intended to warn society against racism, violence, and oppression.
Tupac Shakur with his Thug Life Tattoo
His tattoos have been immortalized since the death of Tupac Shakur. These photos show him in his shirtless stage position. The “Thug Life” tattoo on his torso is one of the most popular.
It is also one the most well-known tattoos in music history and hip-hop culture. Rihanna has a “Thug life” tattoo on her hands. Tupac’s “Thug Life”, an acronym that Tupac defined as an appeal against oppression, has influenced hip-hop and pop culture to this day.
Thuglife Memes: The Funny Videos, GIFs and Quotes You Need to Know!
There are many GIFs, videos and quotes online that reference the “Thug Life” acronym. This trend began in 2014 with videos of children, animals, and people doing something unusual or extraordinary. These videos often feature an animal or person in slow motion, with Thug Life Glasses photo-shopped into the video and songs by artists such as Tupac or another “Thug Life” artist. These memes don’t depict the original thug lifestyle philosophy but instead show that thug living is a positive accomplishment.
Thug life songs
These videos are unique because they feature Gangsta Rap songs. They are added at the right time to make the animal or person in the video “thug”. These are our top picks:
- Dr.Dre ft. Snoop Dog – “Still D.R.E”
- Dr.Dre – “Fuck you”
- Ludacris: “Move Bitch Get Out Da Way!”
- Chamillionaire ft. Krayzie – “Ridin'”
You can find more Thug Life songs here:
Thug life cats
You might also like to know that animals can live a “thug” life. YouTube has made animal thug videos a huge internet hit. Cats are extremely popular.
Thug Life Gif PNG & Quotes
A meme called “Thug Life” was created in 2015. It featured a series pictures of privileged white teens captioned with a Tupac quote: “I didn’t choose the Thug life, it chose me.” This meme mocks the fact these teenagers don’t live a thug lifestyle and want to be cool pretending to have the same struggles that black people.
What’s Thug Life on Facebook?
“Thuglife” on Facebook is a game/board about gang rivalry and power.
Who began thug life in the first place?
2Pac and Randy “Stretch” Walker started Thug Life in 1992. The group also recorded “Thug Life”, a song. Later, Little Psycho (Syke), Macadoshis, and The Rated R joined them.
Who is Thug Life’s king?
Thug Life’s “founders”, 2Pac and Randy Walker, Princess Mel, Tyruss Himes, are considered the “kings”.