Posts tagged "Notorious B.I.G."

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Lead Detective In Notorious B.I.G. Murder Case Dies Suddenly

Russell Poole collapsed suddenly while meeting about an "undisclosed cold case."…

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Throwback Jams: Fire Collaborations

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

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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.

Music News

Brooklyn Will Pay Homage To The Notorious B.I.G. With A New Mural

BK continues to preserve the legacy of B.I.G.

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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.

Music

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…

Features

Biggie’s ‘Who Shot Ya’ Was Made For Mary J. Blige, According To Funkmaster Flex

Funkmaster Flex plans to drop bombs on your bookshelf.

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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…

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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…

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’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?

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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…

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’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…

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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…

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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…

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‘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…

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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…

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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 dope new collection called…

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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…
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