When Artists Sample the Notorious B.I.G.

of 1210Photo
  • Tamar Braxton, Notorious B.I.G.
  • J. Cole, Notorious B.I.G.
  • Lloyd Banks, 50 Cent, Notorious B.I.G.
  • Notorious B.I.G., Fabolous, Red Café, Trey Songz
  • Fabolous, Jay Z, Uncle Murda, Notorious B.I.G., 2Pac
  • Notorious B.I.G.
  • Iggy Azalea, Keyshia Cole
  • Monica, Rick Ross, Notorious B.I.G.
  • Rick Ross, Notorious B.I.G., French Montana
  • Ashanti, Notorious B.I.G.
  • Jay Z, Notorious B.I.G., Faith Evans
  • Keyshia Cole, Lil Kim, Missy Elliott, Notorious B.I.G.

"Banks Victory," Lloyd Banks and 50 Cent

A crucial moment in Lloyd Banks building his buzz was when he dropped "Banks Victory." The Queens MC dismantled the instrumental of Big's hit "Victory," and his G-Unit head, 50 Cent, also lent his golden touch to the 2002 release, as he hopped on the track for both the intro and outro. 

(Photos from left: Scott Gries/Getty Images, Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

More Photo Galleries