The odd paring of the mammoth MC and his pint-size protege made for one of hip hop's more charismatic buddy tandems. Thanks to Big consistently name-dropping his lil homie in songs, Cease a Leo gained star status in hip hop, putting out a solid debut, The Wonderful World of Cease a Leo, in 1999. From the beginning and sadly til the end, Lil Cease was by Big's side.
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