Posts tagged "Big Pun"


Big Pun’s Son Writes Heartfelt Birthday Note To “Poppa”

Chris Rivers remembers his father on his 44th birthday.


Big Pun’s Son Chris Rivers Drops Fire ‘You Ain’t Recognized’ Freestyle

Chris Rivers sets fire to Big Pun's "You Ain't A Killer" and The LOX's "Recognize."…


Meanwhile, Big Bird Kills It While Performing Big Pun’s ‘Still Not A Player’

This is really the best thing to happen to you all day.


Throwback Jams: Fire Collaborations

Celebrate #TBT with this old-school playlist of some of the most fire collaborations of the '90s and 2000s.


Big Pun’s Mom Might Be A Bank Robber

It’s so hard to be like Pun’s mom. A woman accused of robbing a Wells Fargo bank in Miami, Florida is said to be the…


Big Pun’s Widow Doesn’t Wanna Be Played No More, Sues Fat Joe For Royalties

Big Pun's widow is coming for Fat Joe. Liza Rios has reportedly filed a lawsuit against Joey Crack for allegedly freezing her out of her…


FAQ: Everything Millennials Should Know About Remy Ma

Last week, Remy Ma was released from prison after serving six years on assault charges. While this is exciting news for older rap fans, ones…


Latinos and the Gentrification of Hip Hop

“Appreciate the art that came through Puerto Ricans and Blacks / Speakin’ the facts / the sound is much deeper than wax…” — Common, Like They…


Essay: Latinos and the Gentrification of Hip-Hop

“Appreciate the art that came through Puerto Ricans and Blacks / Speakin’ the facts / the sound is much deeper than wax…” — Common, Like…


Sean C & LV Discuss Big Pun On Juan Epstein

Sean C and LV dropped their star-studded project Loud Dreams Vol. 1 last week, and they stopped by Hot 97 to chop it up with…


Joyful Noise: The Perfect #HappyDay Playlist

VIBE’s deputy editor Clover Hope likes to call me “the light of the office” daily but waking up on the bright side of the bed…


Tidy Tunes: 14 Tracks To Clean The Crib To

Cleaning out your closet like Eminem or hitting the spin cycle a la Kelly Rowland doesn’t have to be an emotionally purging task. Instead, spice…


Posthumous Hip-Hop Songs That We’ll Never Forget

Almost 17 years after 2Pac Shakur was tragically gunned down, news broke last week that 2Pac’s mother, Afeni Shakur, is working on releasing more never-before-heard…


8 Rap Battles That Should Have Went Down

You hear that? That’s the sound of beef cooking. Okay, so it may not be in the same legendary realm as Roxanne Shante vs. UTFO,…


V Exclusive: Joell Ortiz Remembers Big Pun: ‘You’ll Never Get Another Christopher Rios’

There will never be an MC that will be able to fill his shoes or one who’ll measure up to the lyrical tenacity that…


Fat Joe Writes A Letter To Big Pun For His 40th Birthday

Nov. 10, 2011 marks the 40th birthday of the irreplaceable Big Pun. Eleven years after his death in 2000, the Punisher continues to be remembered…


The BIG List: Cunnilingus Flow! 50 Tongue-Twisting Lyrics From Male MCs (All Pun)

Box Cut: “I Got A Story To Tell”Feeding Flow: “Petiteness, but that ass fat/She got a body make a nigga wanna eat that/I’m fuckin’ with…