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Fans Drag Sportswriter For Quoting Rap Lyric With Racial Epithet To Discuss LeBron Scuffle
Social media wasn't having Peter Vecsey's defense.
Beyoncé Channeled 5 Of Lil' Kim's Iconic Outfits And Lil' Kim Couldn't Cope
"I'm speechless and honored," the star said.
The Late Biggie Smalls Was A Saint Of The Streets -- Just Ask His Mom And His Ex
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In Biggie was a powerful, unique voice that spoke for the streets.
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Kylie And Kendall Jenner Yank Music Shirts After Biggie Smalls' Mom Complains Of 'Exploitation'
Voletta Wallace called the sisters' use of her son's photo "disrespectful," and his estate threatened legal action.
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Faith Evans On Her Biggest Setback Recording Notorious B.I.G. Duets Album
The Grammy Award winner also shared her thoughts on the rapper's unsolved murder case.
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On Miley Cyrus, Hip-hop, And The Objectification Of Black Women
writer, college student, Black women enthusiast
Both the pop artist and Hip Hop's male tastemakers have demeaned Black women in their routes to success.
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Jacob Sartorius On Celebrity Crushes, Dream Tattoos And New Music
From social media fame to a world tour, keep an eye on this kid.
Life After Death: Biggie, Hip-Hop And The Makings Of A Classic
Joel L. Daniels
Remembering a classic from a great gone too soon.
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Watch These Atlanta Anchors Do The News With Biggie Lyrics
"Fred, I know you thought birthdays were the worst days."
Congressman Raps 'Juicy' On The House Floor In Honor Of Notorious B.I.G.
"We know he went from negative to positive and emerged as one of the world’s most important hip hop stars."
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Biggie's Mom Says It 'Still Hurts' Her Son's Death Is A Mystery 20 Years Later
Thursday marks 20 years since the rapper's death.
20 Hypnotizing Works Of Art That Pay Homage To Notorious B.I.G.
Long live Biggie.
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Notorious B.I.G.'s Mom Is Making A Documentary About Him
The announcement comes nearly 20 years since his death.
A Tale of Two Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal and Dev Patel in Dubai
E. Nina Rothe
I may sound like I'm gushing when I write that meeting the wise, striking Dev Patel and listening to a talk with the handsome, funny Jake Gyllenhaal were the highlights of this year's Dubai International Film Festival for me. And make no mistake, I am.
10 Essential Entrepreneurial Lessons From the Notorious B.I.G.'s 10 Crack Commandments
Founder & Marketing Strategist, Pressler Collaborative
Of the many great insights gleaned from rap lyrics, few are as applicable to startup success as The Notorious B.I.G.'s 10 Crack Commandments.
Ode to Big Bank Hank
"Rapper's Delight" was the song for which Sugar Hill Gang became famous and it featured one of the first examples of sampling (Chic's "Good Times" threaded though the track) that was also a harbinger of the appropriation frenzy that would infect the art world at the same time.
How The Notorious B.I.G. Turned Fear and Rage Into Genius
Co-Founder of TheCostMag.Com
"Ready to Die" is a multifaceted masterpiece, but its driving force is Biggie's supplication for America to recognize a young black man wrought with the fear and rage of existing in a life rooted in continuing stagnation.
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