Notorious B.I.G.

Legendary Rapper Born Christopher Wallace, the rapper formerly known as Biggie Smalls became the most famous act on Puff Daddy’s fledgling label, Bad Boy Records, laying the cornerstone of what would become an entertainment empire. Though this Brooklyn rap icon only released two albums (the classics Ready to Die and Life After Death) before his violent death on March 9, 1997, his undeniable genius as a lyricist and MC solidified his standing as one of the greatest rappers of all time. B.I.G. was married to R&B star Faith Evans and produced Junior M.A.F.I.A. a group of his friends from Brooklyn, which also included breakout star Lil' Kim.

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DJ Mister Cee Resigns From Hot 97

Brooklyn native steps down from radio post for a second time.

Music Moments That Would Break the Internet

Wishful thinking for more ways to make the web go cray.

When Couples Hit the Stage Together

Faith Evans and the Notorious B.I.G. aren't the only music couple who've recorded together.

The Warm Up: Tyga Cancels Appearance Because of Kylie Jenner

Keeping you informed of the latest news in music, celeb and pop culture.

When Lovers Get Dragged Into Hip Hop Beefs

Rappers who got too personal in their battles.
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