10 Rap Conspiracy Theories

From the Tupac conspiracy to JAY-Z in the Illuminati, here are are the craziest conspiracy theories in hip hop.

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NEW YORK - JULY 23: (L-R) Rapper Tupac Shakur poses for a portrait at Club Amazon on July 23, 1993 in New York, New York. (Photo by Al Pereira/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

Tupac Shakur 2Pac

Hip-hop has long had its own culture of conspiracies. Beyond the more serious conspiracies, there are the ever-present Illuminati conspiracy theories, about everyone from Kanye West to Lil Uzi Vert to Blac Youngsta, a number of rappers have been accused of being members of the secret society. And of course, whenever someone dies, the rumor mill goes wild: there are countless Aaliyah death conspiracies, and of course, don't even get us started on Biggie. 

Here are some of hip-hop's most interesting, ridiculous, and over-the-top conspiracy theories.

Dr. Dre Started Burning Man

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Record Labels Own Stock In Prisons, So Sell Music That Will Send People to Prison

This is a photo of prison.

Someone Else Had JAY-Z and Beyonce's Baby

Beyonce Pregnancy

2Pac is Alive

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JAY-Z Is In the Illuminati

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Members of Three 6 Mafia Are Devil Worshippers (and 2005's "Stay High" Is Proof)

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Big Daddy Kane Went on Oprah and Said That He Had AIDS

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Styles P Once Disrespected Aaliyah After Her Death

Styles P

The KKK Owned Troop Sport Clothing

Sign at Philadelphia's March Against Hate in 2017.

Suge Knight Killed 2Pac, Biggie, and Eazy-E

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