With various messages and radio mixes in honor of Biggie Smalls’ untimely passing pouring in (March 9), people around the globe joined in on honoring the hip-hop legend. And in celebration of his legacy, his closest confidant, Diddy, also posted his own memories in the form of never-before-seen footage of the “Sky’s The Limit” rapper in the booth and conducting interviews.
In the first clip posted to Diddy’s Instagram account, viewers see Biggie recording one of his biggest hits, “Hypnotize.” In other postings, the Brooklynite also discusses his partnership with Diddy.
Biggie died on March 9, 1997 in Los Angeles, Calif., from a drive-by shooting. His murder still remains unsolved, leading various theories to surface as a means of solving the case.