The Notorious B.I.G. holds a place in our hearts that can never be taken by another artist. As we remember the Brooklyn icon on the 19th anniversary of his untimely death, the VIBE staff looks back at our most fondest memories from the hip-hop legend.
From personal stories to music videos that resonated with us the most, read on for some unique stories on how Biggie has impacted the creative force behind VIBE.com.
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