In an interview with
, 2 Chainz revealed some advice that Mase gave him, that he said that Biggie had given him. The advice: "Get it while you can and can it when you get it."
XXL has published
a letter written by Lil' Cease to The Notorious B.I.G., to mark the late rapper's 40th birthday.
interview with Global Grind
, released today in honor of the late rapper's 40th birthday, Voletta Wallace talks about The Notorious B.I.G.'s legacy.
On Mother's Day, they published a clip from the same interview, where she shared her favorite Mother's Day memory.
profiled Ralph McDaniels
, the creator of Video Music Box, in honor of the program's 30th anniversary. That led to
Fuse publishing a performance at McDaniels' birthday party in 1996
where The Notorious B.I.G. performed a verse from Junior M.A.F.I.A.'s "Get Money" with Jay-Z as his hype man. Watch below.
Newark, New Jersey Mayor Cory Booker
that when he's feeling defiant, sometimes he'll listen to The Notorious B.I.G. In addition, he said that the rapper released one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all-time in his eyes. Watch below.
Earlier this week, we learned that
The Notorious B.I.G.'s "Big Poppa" would be sampled
for Omarion's new single, "Let's Talk" featuring Rick Ross. You can listen to a snippet in the behind the scenes video from the music video shoot below.
former LAPD detective Greg Kading's claims
, VH1 updated their "Behind the Music" episode on The Notorious B.I.G. You can watch it below.
During today's Maybach Music Group press conference, Rick Ross officially announced the signing of singer Omarion and premiered the trailer for the music video for "Let's Talk," the first single that he will release. The song features a sample of The Notorious B.I.G.'s vocals from "Big Poppa."
a line of t-shirts designed by Chris Piascik
, including an awesome "Biggie for Mayor" t-shirt that draws inspiration from The Notorious B.I.G.'s "Dead Wrong." The shirt comes in black and teal in both men's and women's sizes.
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Check out the shirt: black (
) and teal (
). The sale will last until Thursday morning. Here's a photo of the teal version:
Rita Ora, a new artist signed to Jay-Z's Roc Nation, has released her first single, "How We Do (Party)." The song interpolates The Notorious B.I.G.'s "Party & Bulls***." Watch the music video below.