Yesterday marked the 18th anniversary of Notorious B.I.G. aka Biggie Smalls aka Christopher Wallace's untimely death. As the world looks back on a rapper who many think is still unsurpassed in talent, various tributes have cropped up over the last few days. One restaurant in NYC even dedicated a menu to Big, with dishes honouring his lyrics and ingredients reflecting his Jamaican heritage.
Kendrick Lamar set aside any coastal allegiances by freestyling over a bunch of Biggie classics. If there's one rapper who may go on to match his legacy, it could be the guy in the video below.
Of course, I always bolster any Biggie content with the grainy clip of his teenage self freestyling on a Brooklyn street:
Which leads us neatly into a Biggie pic dump!
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