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Biggie's Mom Says It 'Still Hurts' Her Son's Death Is A Mystery 20 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 03.09.2017 | Black Voices

Twenty years since the untimely death of The Notorious B.I.G., Voletta Wallace is still hurt that the rapper’s murder remains unsolved. Wallace spok...

Faith Evans Says Posthumous Notorious B.I.G. Collab Album Is Coming, Hints at Hologram Tour

Pitchfork | Taryn Finley | Posted 03.29.2016 | Black Voices

Faith Evans says a collaborative album with her late husband, the Notorious B.I.G., is coming this September, as Fact points out. Evans first mentione...

Harlem Rapper: CashFlow Back to Hip-Hop

Kelsey Minor | Posted 06.19.2016 | Entertainment
Kelsey Minor

Do you remember where you were in the fall of 2002? How about this, do you remember the movie "Brown Sugar" with Sanaa Lathan and Taye Diggs? What about that famous line "When did you fall in love with hip hop?"

A Brief History Of Biggie's Music in Movies

Posted 05.09.2012 | Entertainment

Fifteen years ago, on March 9, 1997, Christopher Wallace -- a.k.a. the Notorious B.I.G. -- was shot and killed in Los Angeles. Biggie was in Californi...

WATCH: Baby Loves Notorious B.I.G.?

Posted 01.11.2012 | Comedy

Sure, there are plenty of kids out there on the Internet that love their metal or their Iron Maiden, but this little girl rolls a little differently. ...

Jay-Z Is Jay McInerney? | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The work of hip-hop artists might be collected on mixtapes instead of in weighty tomes, but in both games, lyrical dexterity and a nimble wit are key....

Tanya Morgan: Sons Of the Native Tongue

Timothy Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Timothy Cooper

The hip-hop trio Tanya Morgan, which consist of Brooklyn emcee/producer Von Pea and Cincinnati emcees Donwill and Ilyas, have set out to craft a signature sound of music that stands apart from industry standards.

Ratification of the Magna Carter: Is Jay-Z the Greatest Rapper Alive?

Barry Michael Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Barry Michael Cooper

Shawn Corey Carter, aka Jay-Z, is at a crossroads in the continuous ascent of his vertically integrated career. He's been both passenger and conductor on the Jigganational Express.