In light of the 20th anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G.’s death, his mom, Voletta Wallace, spoke with DailyMail.com. Her son, whose real name is Christopher Wallace, was killed on March 9, 1997 in a drive-by shooting. Following his final performance at the Soul Train Awards, the acclaimed rapper was gunned down in his SUV after leaving an […]
As we honor the 20th anniversary of the Notorious B.I.G.’s death, Kelson went around the office to see how well our Radio One – Baltimore staff knows their Biggie Smalls lyrics and well, not so much! Peep the video below to see how they did and if you think YOU know Big, click here to take […]
It would have been so dope to hear the late Notorious B.I.G & the late J-Dilla together on a track. Well it just happened. This track was originally for a Busta album, guess he didn’t want it. Check out The Dilla remix of “Juicy”
You can own a piece of hip-hop history for the price of $1.5 million. The 1997 GMC Suburban that acclaimed rapper Notorious B.I.G was shot in is up for sale. Up until now, the vehicle was owned by an L.A. resident who bought it back in 1997 from a broker. It wasn’t until 2005, when the owner received […]
As Jay Z's legend grew, we found out more about Roc-A-Fella cofounder Kareem "Biggs" Burke, his "silent" partner and the guy some say is the actual blueprint behind Hov's swag.
It’s always entertaining when a classic family game show like Jeopardy has trivia involving anything hip hop related. Contestant Sara from Thursday night’s episode of the hit show wasn’t quite as prepared for one question as she thought it was. Her hilarious wrong answer turned into a great laugh for the hip hop fans and […]
We know you’ve ’bout had it with all these Tupac biopic setbacks. So have we. Now for some consolation. According to VIBE, Dominic Santana, who plays Death Row Records co-founder Suge Knight in the forthcoming film, All Eyez On Me will be released on June 16, 2017 — Tupac’s 46th birthday. From VIBE: “On Instagram, the […]
USA Network announced Unsolved, a new series about the police investigations behind the murders of Pac and Biggie.
While Tupac’s biopic has seen many roadblocks, USA Network has ordered a pilot about the infamous rapper’s murder. Named Unsolved, the drama will chronicle the police investigations of Tupac and Biggie‘s deaths, and is based on the experiences of former LAPD Detective Greg Kading. Kading will also serve as a consultant and co-executive producer of the show. […]
Bill Simmons recently sat down with NBA star Kevin Durant and rapper Nas and got tons of good (and hilarious) out of the two during his rapid-fire questions segment.
The actor has just signed on to star as a detective investigating the murders of rappers Biggie and Tupac in Brad Furman's 'Labyrinth,' an adaptation of the book published in 2002.