Posts Tagged ‘Notorious B.I.G.’

Listen To Kendrick Lamar Freestyle Over Notorious B.I.G. Beats

Everyone’s paying tribute to Biggie today, to commemorate the 18th anniversary of his passing. Kendrick’s memorial was, perhaps, a little more fitting than most of ours. During an interview on Big Boy’s show on L.A.’s Real... Read more »

Diddy Calls on Fans to Perform “Missing You” to Commemorate Biggie

When Christopher Wallace was gunned down in Los Angeles on March 9, 1997, we lost a modern-day Shakespeare. Nearly 20 years later, the loss still reverberates against the walls of modern music. To commemorate his recording... Read more »

Listen To A Mash-Up Of Notorious B.I.G. And The “Serial” Theme Music

I’ve been home for Christmas for approximately 32 hours. In these 32 hours, I’ve already listened to nine episodes from the addicting and hugely popular podcast Serial. The 12th and final episode in the series aired... Read more »

This Girl Makes Amazing Portraits of Your Favorite Musicians With Leftover Food

I love food. And obviously, I love music, too. I bake cakes while listening to Clipse or Kanye West, because that’s what makes sense to me. I even cooked up food references that Action Bronson and... Read more »

Jay Electronica – “In The System”

Jay Electronica has made a rare appearance to pay tribute to Notorious B.I.G. We haven’t seen much from Jay Elec since his verse on “Control,” but the anniversary of Biggie’s death was inspiration enough for him... Read more »

Notorious B.I.G. feat Jay Z – “Picasso Biggie (Prod. !LLMIND)”

Christopher Wallace was killed on March 9, 1997. He was 24 years young but had already managed to become one of history’s greatest rappers. Seventeen years later, his legend continues to grow as hip-hop builds on... Read more »

Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page Has Remixed Notorious B.I.G.’s “Hypnotize”

Yes, really. Earlier today legendary Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page’s official Twitter account tweeted a link to his website, where there is a remix of The Notorious B.I.G.’s classic “Hypnotize.” As you might expect, guitar and... Read more »

Biggie Not Small or Clean-Cut Enough To Have Street Corner Named For Him, Community Board Members Say

There is a fight brewing in one community board in Brooklyn over whether or not Christopher Wallace aka The Notorious B.I.G. should have a corner named after him. During discussions about whether to co-name the corner... Read more »

Listen to 10 Notorious B.I.G. Remixes Courtesy of DJ House Shoes

Armed with a handful of Notorious B.I.G. acapellas, DJ House Shoes decided to gather his friends to create a mixtape. Working alongside with Nottz, Waajeed, Quelle Chris, 14KT, Knxwledge, and Khrysis, a Biggie remix project was... Read more »

Call Me the Scarecrow: 3 Songs That ASAP Rocky Fans Should Know

The blessing (and curse, for any would-be politicians reading this) of the Internet is its role as boundless history book, an open, unceasing record of culture both indelible and ultimately irrelevant.┬áBecause there’s so much information out... Read more »