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

Brooklyn’s own Notorious B.I.G., real name Christopher Wallace, was one of the greatest and most influential rappers of all time. Smalls had the game on lock before an unknown suspect gunned him down on March 9, 1997. His music, however, lives on. From his debut single, “Juicy,” to charted success through his collaborations with protégé […]

Attorneys For Suge Knight Indicted On Bribery And Conspiracy Charges In His Murder Case

Attorneys Matthew Fletcher and Thaddeus Culpepper, the lawyers representing Marion “Suge” Knight in his murder case, have been indicted on conspiracy charges to bribe potential witnesses, according to the LA County District Attorney’s office. On January 24, a grand jury returned indictments against the two lawyers, for one count each of conspiracy to commit bribery, […]

Former LAPD Cop Greg Kading Believes Pac and B.I.G. Will Never Get Justice

Words by Comfort Nnana Kalu Two new television specials will be released this month surrounding the murders of Tupac Shakur and Christopher “The Notorious” B.I.G. Wallace. BET will be showcasing a special entitled “The Death Row Chronicles,” while USA Network has a 10 part crime, dram series called “Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and The Notorious […]

DKNY…Oh My! Donna Karan Caught Up in Harvey Weinstein Scandal

Who doesn’t remember Lil’ Kim rocking this classic fashion boast in “DKNY… Oh, my I’m jiggy” in her 1995 classic, “Get Money” with the late Notorious B.I.G.? Oh course you do! It set Ms. Donna Karan up as a staple in the around-the-way girl’s wardrobe. If Tommy Hilfiger and Ralph Lauren represented a certain level […]

2 Chainz, Mike Will, T-Pain Talk Biggie’s Legacy On A&E’s “Biggie: The LIFE OF NOTORIOUS B.I.G.”

A&E Network will premiere the definitive documentary “Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G.” as the inaugural project airing under the recently relaunched ‘Biography’ banner. The three-hour, deeply personal biography will allow the late Christopher Wallace to narrate his own incredible life story by employing exclusive archival footage and audio recordings that have never been heard […]

Treach Walks Out Of Interview Over 2Pac & Biggie Assassination Questions

Check out this interview of Treach from Naughty By Nature as he storms off of the set because he was just getting pressed too hard about the infamous shooting deaths of rappers Tupac Shakur and Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace. Watch below to see Treach’s unprecedented reaction to the two decade old questions.

The Best Of: Albums 2017 – Mid-Year Review

The summer is here and the year 2017 has graced us with some amazing music releases in its first six months. From Kendrick Lamar’s huge comeback, to Future’s week-to-week, back-to-back double album releases, to reminiscing with Faith Evans and Biggie, The Source presents to you the round-up of the best album of 2017 (so far). #17. The King […]

Brooklyn Building Owner To Keep Notorious B.I.G. Mural In Bed-Stuy

Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn building owner Solomon Berkowitz came to the realization that in Brooklyn, the best way to spread love is to leave great enough left alone. “Thank you Brooklyn! And a very very special thanks to the landlords for recognizing the importance of Biggie in this neighborhood! First we would like to thank both […]

Royce da’ 5’9″ Believes That Big L “was better than Jay Z”

Royce da’ 5’9″ has spoken: he thinks that Big L is a better lyricist than Jay Z. Appearing on Scoop B Radio Overtime, Royce broke it down, stating that Big L was very underrated.  “Criminally underrated,” Royce da’ 5’9″ told Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson.  “I think Big L was better than Jay Z at that time, […]

Funkmaster Flex: Biggie Died Because Tupac Lied

In a forty minute Instagram Live post, Funkmaster Flex revisits the touchy Tupac discussion, where he addresses the critics who questioned why he waited until 20 years after Pac’s passing to speak on what really happened to cause the demise of two of the greatest emcees the game has known. After calling on a couple […]

Suge Knight Says He Was The Target In Shooting That Killed Tupac Shakur

Suge Knight has claimed that he was the real target of the 1996 drive-by shooting that killed rapper Tupac Shakur, and that his ex-wife and former Death Row Records security chief were behind it. In a signed affidavit, Knight’s attorney Thaddeus Culpepper reportedly wrote that the record producer has known “for many years that Reggie […]

Nicki Minaj Ties Aretha Franklin For Most Hot 100 | Source News Flash

Today in Source News Flash: Remembering Notorious B.I.G. March 9, 2017 marks 20 years since his death. Rest in peace Biggie. Nicki Minaj ties Aretha Franklin for most Hot 100 tracks among women. Young M.A. drops new track “Hot Sauce.” KITH and Fear of God team up for a military sneaker. The Weeknd releases a […]

Faith Evans Releases Her First Lyric Video “NYC” Featuring Jadakiss

Multi-platinum Grammy Award winning recording artist, Faith Evans, has premiered the first lyric video from her highly anticipated upcoming duets album, THE KING & I, which serves as a tribute to her life with legendary rapper Biggie Smalls. The “NYC” lyric video serves as a love letter to the iconic city and features breathtaking visuals […]

Notorious B.I.G. Originally Wanted Tupac To Be His Manager

Well, we all know that the B.I.G. vs. Tupac beef didn’t start off between enemies. According to author Ben Westhoff, the two even entertained the thought of being business partners. In Westhoff’s book entitled Original Gangstas: The Untold Story Of Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Tupac and the Birth of West Coast Rap, it has […]