Skip to main content
Got a Tip?

Big Pun

Bronx Community Fights For Big Pun Street Name

The beloved Bronx-bred, Boricua hip-hop legend may be honored with his very own street, as conducive to history of the culture. News 12 reported Friday (May 26) that…

25 Times Rap Songs Have Referenced The Grammy Awards

This past Sunday (Feb 12), the 59th annual Grammy Awards took over the Staples Center in Los Angeles. For Hip Hop, the ceremony has always been a hit or miss situation…

Chris Rivers & Star Rios Rep For The Bronx On “Chose Me” & “Your Highness”

It’s been 17 years since Big Pun passed away, and there’s no one that misses him more than his family. While the world of hip-hop remembered the life of Christopher Rios…

Super Lyrical: 13 Larger Than Life Big Pun Songs

In the story of Big Punisher, there has never been anything false about his lyrical genius. Born Christopher Lee Rios, Pun’s rhymes – traditionally laden with…

Former Terror Squad Singer Tony Sunshine Talks Reunion, New Music & Reported Beef

At the top of 2000, Terror Squad was poised for greatness as one of the more promising groups in hip-hop. The crew – first a bevy of Latino MCs from the Bronx – started…

Big Pun’s Widow Says He Never Hit Jay Z In The Head With A Bottle

An altercation between Jay Z and Big Pun during which the Terror Squad MC allegedly hit Hov with a bottle is now the stuff of hip-hop folklore. Talk about the storied…

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

Forty-four years ago today, the man called Christopher Rios was born. He would later be known to the hip-hop world and beyond as Big Punisher, and go on to break…

Happy Birthday, Marc Anthony! 5 Notable Times Hip-Hop Saluted The Salsero

Mainstream America tends to remember Marc Anthony as the ex-husband of Jennifer Lopez (it’s a shame those two didn’t last), but to salsa lovers across the globe, Marc…

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

He gets it from his father. Big Pun’s son, Chris Rivers, does his father’s legacy justice on a new freestyle released yesterday (Jun. 5). Snagging up the late rapper’s…