Hard to imagine that it has been 20 years, 20 whole damn years since Christopher Wallace was taken from this earth in an act of violence. It is still a heartbreaking situation to be constantly reminded of. A force can remove a seemingly immovable object from its position atop of the rap game and remain unsolved. How so, Sway? The Notorious B.I.G.‘s aura, charisma, lyricism and style made him a bonafide star with unlimited potential.
A fact that remains true to this day.
As we reminiscence on B.I.G.’s life after death, March 9, 2017 has us all waving our imaginary rollies from side-to-side, while keeping B.I.G.’s spirits live. To make it easier on you, our fantastic readers, we’ve compiled the best stories, accounts and jams of the Livest One from Bedford-Stuyvesant for you to check out. With stories ranging from an investigative interview with the Hip-Hop Cop, Derrick Parker to Chris Rock and Questlove dissecting The Roots vs. Biggie beef — press any of the links below for a quick trip through memory lane.
Because spreading love is the Brooklyn way.