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Live Big: 10 Life Lessons We Learned From Notorious B.I.G.
10 Biggie lines to live by…
Throwback Jams: Fire Collaborations
Celebrate #TBT with this old-school playlist of some of the most fire collaborations of the '90s and 2000s.
New Study Finds Murder Is The Leading Cause Of Death For Rappers
A new study found that leading cause of death for hip-hop artist or rappers is murder.
Brooklyn Will Pay Homage To The Notorious B.I.G. With A New Mural
BK continues to preserve the legacy of B.I.G.
Long Live B.I.G: Kendrick Lamar Freestyles Over Biggie Beat
On the 18 year anniversary of Biggie's death, Kendrick Lamar paid homage to the fallen rapper by freestyling over one his beats.
Terry Urban Is Working On FKA Twigs And Notorious B.I.G. Mash-Up Mixtape
When it comes to mash-ups, DJ and mixtape composer Terry Urban has drummed up quite the name for himself. His mixtapes have been praised a…
Biggie’s ‘Who Shot Ya’ Was Made For Mary J. Blige, According To Funkmaster Flex
Funkmaster Flex plans to drop bombs on your bookshelf.
11 Musicians That Have Faced Lawsuits Over Songs They Sampled
Samples are often used to bring a track to life and make it stand out. Before these sounds and vocals are borrowed, permission i…
Playlist: 25 of Our Favorite Songs From 1994
The year 1994 was an epic one for hip-hop and R&B. The world was introduced to some 20-somethings from Brooklyn and Queens whose album…
’94 Week: Biggie Or Nas – Who Was The Real King Of New York In 1994?
Both dropped classic 1994 LPs that soundtracked the streets of NYC. But there can only be one king: Was it Nasty Nas or Biggie Smalls?
Jadakiss Talks Biggie, Floyd Mayweather & His Top 5 Athletes On ‘First Take’
Jadakiss brought his sports smarts to the debate desk alongside Cari Champion, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless on ESPN's First Take (Sept. 18). The…
Watch: John Starks Knows Who Biggie’s ‘I Got A Story To Tell’ Is About
’94 Week: Why 1994 Is Hip-Hop’s Greatest Year Ever
’94 Til Infinity We’re stamping 1994 as the greatest year in rap, when hip-hop became whole. Argue us Many rap heads consider 1988 to be…
Bad Boy For Life: Diddy, Jadakiss, Ma$e & More Recount The Label’s Early Beginnings For ‘GQ’
Diddy had the world Harlem shaking since the mid-1990s. Building his Bad Boy empire from dust and being one of the pioneers of contemporary New…
Biggie’s Mother Voletta Wallace Talks Beef With Lil’ Kim In Previously Unreleased Footage
Footage was released today (Jun. 14) of an exclusive interview with Voletta Wallace by Vlad TV. In the nearly two-minute clip, recorded in 2005, Wallace…
‘Notorious’ Star Arrested for Domestic Violence
Remember Jamal Woolard who portrayed the late Notorious B.I.G in the 2009 biopic? Well, he’s back in the news but not for another acting…
Notorious B.I.G.’s Son Graduates High School
A big congratulations is in order for Christopher Wallace Jr., the only son of late rap great Notorious B.I.G. and singer Faith Evans. He recently…
ICYMI: ServedFresh x Ashish Release Exclusive Biggie Smalls and Tupac Collection
Is Brooklyn or Los Angeles in the house? New York based line ServedFresh is definitely serving this season with a…
Nas: Biggie Said ‘You Finally Got That Monkey Off Your Back’ When ‘It Was Written’ Went Platinum
Illmatic wasn't the only great rap album to drop in 1994 (in fact, we highlighted 49 dope discs that dropped the same year). But…
Notorious BIG’s Estate Files Pre-Emptive Lawsuit Over Song Sample
Biggie Smalls’ estate has filed a pre-emptive lawsuit, stating one of his songs on his Ready To Die album, “The What” is not a copyright…
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Roll Through Compton With The Game And Drake In Their “100”…
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The Game keeps it hood in his native Compton for the music video for “100.”…
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