Notorious B.I.G.

‘An Oral History of Tupac Shakur’ Will Explore the Rapper From Perspective of Friends

Dozens of people who knew Tupac Shakur personally were interviewed for the book. A new book on the life and… Read More

May 10, 2021

Raekwon Crowns Ghostface Killah’s ‘Supreme Clientele’ The Best Album of All-Time

Raekwon dissected his ten submissions to Rolling Stone's recent update to the 500 best albums of all-time list. At the… Read More

October 29, 2020

Pepsi Has Turned A 23-Year-Old Biggie Freestyle Into A New Ad

The Biggie freestyle originally aired during a 1997 interview on radio station HOT97 with DJ Enuff. A 23-year-old Biggie freestyle… Read More

October 21, 2020

Juice WRLD Has Biggest Posthumous Debut Week Since Notorious B.I.G. & Tupac

The album released on July 10 and has earned 497,000 album units in the U.S. Juice WRLD’s posthumous album Legends… Read More

July 20, 2020

The “Biggie Smalls” Bookcase Honors The Late Rapper And The Legacy Of Hip-Hop Literature

The bookcase dedicated to the late Biggie Smalls resides in the Clinton Hill Library. There are many markers dedicated to… Read More

June 8, 2020

Statik Selektah Shares Unreleased Notorious B.I.G. Track “Bastard Child”

Creative director Joe Lyons will share rare demos and freestyles on Instagram next month. On Sunday night, Statik Selektah gave… Read More

April 27, 2020

Seven Classic Rap Choruses That Are Long Enough To Wash Your Hands To

From Outkast's "So Fresh, So Clean" to Three 6 Mafia's "Tear Da Club Up," these rap choruses meet the recommended… Read More

March 24, 2020

Whitney Houston & Notorious B.I.G. Inducted Into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2020

Last year's inductees included Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks and Radiohead. Whitney Houston and Notorious B.I.G. have been announced as inductees… Read More

January 15, 2020

For Just $380, You Can Own An Embroidered “It Was All A Dream” Cashmere Sweater

Courtesy of Lingua Franca. Lingua Franca founder Rachelle Hruska MacPherson is the subject of a new interview from The Cut.… Read More

January 7, 2020

Notorious B.I.G. & Whitney Houston Are 2020 Nominees for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Out of the 16 artists shortlisted, nine are nominated for the first time. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame… Read More

October 15, 2019

Pharrell Reveals Notorious B.I.G. Line That Introduced Him to Chanel, Details ‘Akira’-Inspired Collaboration

"Bags by Chanel, Baby Benz traded in your Hyundai Excel." Ahead of his upcoming collaboration with Chanel, Pharrell joined host Tyler… Read More

March 30, 2019

The Last Poets Copyright Lawsuit Against The Notorious B.I.G. Estate Has Been Dismissed

Biggie's estate just won a victory. A case stemming from the copyright lawsuit spoken-word legend Abiodun Oyewole of The Last Poets filed over The Notorious… Read More

March 12, 2018