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[WATCH] Melle Mel: Biggie Didn’t Influence or Impact Hip Hop Like 2Pac Did

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Grandmaster Melle Mel of the iconic Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five spoke with The Art Of Dialogue about two of the most revered emcees of the 20th century, Tupac Shakur and Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace. As one of Hip Hop’s most respected lyrical pioneers, Melle Mel had some very unpopular opinions about who has […]

[WATCH] Irv Gotti Speaks On Why Tupac Really Had Beef With Jay-Z

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In a recent sit down with Fat Joe for his IG Live “Joprah Show, the DITC veteran sat down with Murder Inc.’s Irv Gotti and spoke extensively about Jay-Z, who he said had real-life beef with Tupac because of another deceased king of the game; Notorious B.I.G. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information According to Gotti, […]

The Notorious B.I.G.’s $6 Plastic Crown Auctions for $594,750

Notorious B.I.G.'s $6 Plastic Crown Auctions for $594,750

The Notorious B.I.G. wore a plastic crown price tagged at $6 for his last photo shoot but it was auctioned for $594,750 at Sotheby’s inaugural Hip Hop auction. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “This crown is a novelty item; I bought it at a place on Broadway called Gordon’s,” said Barron Claiborne, a 57-year-old photographer […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: Notorious B.I.G. Drops His Landmark ‘Ready To Die’ Album 26 Years Ago

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On September 13, 1994, Notorious B.I.G., alongside producers Easy Mo Bee, DJ Premier, Poke of the Trackmasters, and none other than “Puffy” (as Diddy was called then) as the executive producer, released the Hip Hop masterpiece known as Ready To Die. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information As Big’s debut album, this highly anticipated release shows […]

Nas Says He ‘Got Too High’ to Finish Song With Biggie

Nas Reveals His 'NASIR' Album Was Rushed: '[Kanye West] Was Working on A Lot'

Legendary Queensbridge rapper, Nas dropped his 13th studio album, King’s Disease on Friday, August 21. The Hit-Boy executive produced album features Big Sean, Anderson Paak, ASAP Ferg, Charlie Wilson, Lil Durk, and more. The “One Mic” rapper stopped by The Breakfast Club Morning Show earlier this week to discuss the new album, working with Hit-Boy […]

Happy 46th Birthday Lil Kim!

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Born on this date in 1974, Bedford-Stuyvesant native Lil’ Kim has certainly paved the way for female rappers to gain traction in a highly male-dominated world of hip-hop. Making her name, sound, and style notorious (no pun intended) in her appearance on Junior M.A.F.I.A.’s debut album, Conspiracy. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Backed by hardcore […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: Jay-Z Drops Debut Album ‘Reasonable Doubt’ 24 Years Ago

On June 25, 1996, Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, Dame Dash and Kareem “Biggs” Burke embarked on a creative journey that has morphed into a billion-dollar movement today with the release of the Reasonable Doubt LP. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Released courtesy of their independent Roc-A-Fella imprint, Jay’s premier album was promoted and sanctioned by the […]

[WATCH] Snoop Talks Getting Shot at Because of Biggie on Fatman Scoop TV

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Every night at 7 pm Fatman Scoop goes live on IG with some of our favorite celebrities. His live show is lighthearted and comedic. Check out the recent conversation with  Snoop Dogg. They discuss the infamous Capone N Noreaga “NY NY” record and how it was not supposed to be a dis record,  how he almost got shot because of […]

Happy Birthday Notorious B.I.G.! (R.I.P.) 10 Memorable Biggie Verses

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Today, “the greatest rapper of all time” was born; Brooklyn’s own Christopher Wallace, better known as the Notorious B.I.G. Smalls had the game on lock before an unknown suspect gunned him down on March 9, 1997. His music, however, lives on. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information From his debut single, “Juicy,” to charted success through […]

[LISTEN] Statik Selektah Reveals Unreleased Biggie Verse

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If you’re a Notorious B.I.G. fan and you thought that you knew every single verse ever released by the King Of NY, then think again. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information NYC producer Statik Selektah posted a totally unheard verse from Big Poppa himself this past weekend, while thanking creative director Joe Lyons for the “reminder.” […]

Diddy Reveals He Was Hidden Upstate Amid Biggie’s Death

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A Verzuz battle with Diddy is in high-demand, but the mogul thinks his catalog is too extensive to battle against anyone. But we’ve got just the person who can go toe-to-toe with the Hip Hop legend: Dr. Dre. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information On Friday Puff told Fat Joe on Instagram live that “we’re definitely […]

[WATCH] Faith Evans Details Being at the Party the Night Notorious B.I.G. Was Murdered

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In an upcoming episode of TV One’s Uncensored: Faith Evans, the First Lady of hip-hop R&B details the last time she saw her husband, The Notorious B.I.G. alive—the same night he was murdered in Los Angeles. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Faith Evans was already a well-known songwriter when she married rapper The Notorious B.I.G. […]

10 Scariest Rap Feuds in Hip-Hop History

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Originally published on October 31, 2018 by Keenan Higgins Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information What’s beef? Well, it’s one of the most synonymous occurrences in Hip-Hop that, regardless of how much people try to protest it, gets factored into the culture on a level of near entertainment. Basically, we really can’t just all get along. […]

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