By YRS Jerzy Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Fittingly, the nineteenth anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G.'s death lands on a Wednesday. Originally, this segment was created to shed light on other old school records. But, certain days are exceptions, and with B.I.G.'s death anniversary being on Wednesday is one. 204961
By K.B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer This time, exactly seventeen years ago, the entire hip hop world was in shock after discovering The Notorious B.I.G. was dead. Just hours before, The Notorious B.I.G. was the definition of life. Listening to his music, his interviews, and watching his videos, it was
By DJ YRS Jerzy Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer The sixteenth anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G.'s death is on Sunday. In honor of this, Chox-Mak will be performing in New York City. It also was only right to do this week's tribute to The Notorious B.I.G., a visionary wise beyond his short
By K.B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Brooklyn birthed Lil' Kim, but she is the queen and her reign includes all of New York. A debate has been sparked about who the king of New York is and there are several potential candidates. There are a lot of candidates, but there
By Q The Question Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Even though he held the rap game down longer than anyone else who came out of New York, LL Cool J always seems to get slighted. He is best known for the songs for the ladies, but LL makes classics. LL Cool J
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer On many of hip hop's classic albums released in the 1990s, DJ Premier provided production. These albums included the classic debuts from The Notorious B.I.G. and Jay-Z. Both albums still receive a lot of acclaim in the two decades since the projects
By DJ YRS Jerzy Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Last week and even this week, there is still a lot of focus on The Notorious B.I.G. Rest in peace to the legend, but there were many more legends created in the mid-1990s. Wu-Tang Clan took over the streets, while Bad Boy Records
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer There were some who noticed a change in The Notorious B.I.G. over the course of his short career. With a three-year gap between his first and second album, Biggie worked with a different set of producers and spoke more of being rich.