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  • Notorious B.I.G. Estate Files Pre-Emptive Lawsuit over ‘The What’ Sample

    Apr 1, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The estate of Notorious B.I.G., the late rapper born Christopher Wallace, has filed a lawsuit seeking declaratory relief that his song “The What” from his “Ready to Die” album isn’t a copyright infringement of the song, “Can’t Say Enough About Mom,” co-written by soul singer Leroy Hutson and Michael Hawkins. Per the Hollywood Reporter’s Eriq […]

  • Diddy Launches Revolt TV at Biggie’s Childhood Home (Watch)

    Oct 22, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

      *Sean Combs stood on the steps of Notorious B.I.G.’s childhood home last night to launch his new music cable network Revolt. “The revolution will be televised,” Combs said while standing on the stoop of Biggie’s former residence in Gotham. “Biggie and I had this dream. We set off on a journey together. He was […]

  • Some Brooklynites Feel Biggie Smalls was Too Fat to Be Honored

    Oct 18, 13 by PJ 2 Comments

    *Hmm, contrary to popular belief, not everybody in Brooklyn is feelin’ Biggie. Just when vintage hip hop fans were celebrating the idea of the late Biggie Smalls getting a street named after him, some community board members said he was a misogynist criminal who was too fat to be honored. Lucy Koteen, a CB2 committee […]

  • Notorious B.I.G. in Line to Have Brooklyn Street Corner Named After Him

    Aug 31, 13 by PJ Leave a comment

    *There is petition going around to get the Brooklyn street corner where the Notorious B.I.G. grew up renamed in his honor. If passed it would change the intersection of St. James Place and Fulton Way to Christopher Wallace Way, reports Complex.com. “Artistically during Christopher Wallace’s time in music he was considered the best at his […]

  • B.I.G.’s Kids to Star in ‘House of Wallace’ Cartoon

    Mar 12, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Notorious B.I.G.’s teen children, C.J., 16, and T’yanna, 19, will provide voices for their characters in the cartoon show, entitled “House Of Wallace.” The rapper, born Christopher Wallace, will appear in “spirit” and guide his children through adversity while trying to keep their Brooklyn studio open. “It’s been 16 years since our Dad was murdered […]

  • Book on Tupac, B.I.G. Murder Probe Headed to Big Screen

    Feb 4, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Miriam Segal’s Good Films has acquired rights to LAbyrinth, Randall Sullivan’s 2002 book that chronicles detective Russell Poole’s late-1990s investigation into ties between hip-hop, street gangs and the LAPD. The book, whose full title is LAbyrinth: A Detective Investigates The Murders Of Tupac Shakur And Notorious B.I.G., The Implication Of Death Row Records’ Suge Knight, […]