Posts tagged "The Notorious B.I.G."

Faith Evans Will Release Music Featuring Late Husband Biggie Smalls

In a recent interview with HipHollywood, R&B songstress Faith Evans revealed plans to release an album of posthumous duets with her late husband, Christopher “The…
Rachel Brodsky / November 18, 2014

The 100 Greatest Live Performances on YouTube

We're coming up on the tenth anniversary of YouTube next February, but really, it feels like the site has been around far longer. In fact,…
Andrew Unterberger / October 22, 2014

ESPN Analyst George Karl Is a Huge Gucci Mane Fan

List-making, as any honest music writer will tell you, is an inexact science, at best. ESPN analyst George Karl may have shown up in your…
Marc Hogan / April 2, 2014

The Notorious B.I.G.: SPIN’s ’97 Artist of the Year

One thing you learn early on, whether you’re a li’l ghetto boy or a spice girl, is that pop music, like life, is often beyond…
Charles Aaron / February 11, 2014

Riffin’ and Samplin’: Danny Brown Raps Bob Dylan, and Jimmy Page Remixes Biggie

On Friday, Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page released “Ramblize,” a remix/mashup of the Notorious B.I.G.’s “Hypnotize” and Led Zep’s “Ramble On,” with Page’s guitar and Robert Plant’…
Brandon Soderberg / November 20, 2013

Still Sealed: Record Store Day 2013’s Highest Earning eBay Flips

Once the racks have been ravaged and Record Store Day ends, the tireless pursuit for rare and elusive vinyl treasures spills onto the Internet. Thi…
Kyle McGovern / May 7, 2013

The Kids All Write: Lil Wayne and Birdman’s Teenage Daughters Publish YA Novel

Cash Money buddies Lil Wayne and Birdman have a long history of working together — fans are still waiting on the sequel to the pair’s collaborative Like…
Kyle McGovern / March 12, 2013

Dr. Dre Dismisses Then Stokes Rumors Hologram Tupac Will Go on Tour

It's the one-week anniversary of the day we couldn't stop talking about the weird hologram version of Tupac Shakur that joined Dr. Dre and Snoo…
Devon Maloney / April 23, 2012

Last Exit From Brooklyn: The Notorious B.I.G.

At press time, SPIN learned that Brooklyn rapper the Notorious B.I.G. had been gunned down in a Los Angeles drive-by on Sunday, March 9. Biggie,…
Sia Michel / May 1, 1997