10 years later... R.I.P. B.I.G.

A legend, Christopher Wallace a.k.a. The Notorious B.I.G. is considered to be the greatest MC to ever touch a mic. Involved in the most infamous rap beef to date, he was brutally gunned down on March 9, 1997. Ten years later, we still two-step to his hits, and dissect his lyrics, but along with paying respect to his talents and skills we must also not forget to acknowledge the tragedy of his death and continue our efforts to prevent a similar situation from happening again.

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Diddy's tribute to Levert and Bradley

Rap superstar Sean “Diddy” Combs paid tribute to late black icons Gerald Levert and Ed Bradley at last night’s (12NOV06) BET Hip-Hop Awards.

Speaking from the stage, Diddy urged the Atlanta, Georgia crowd to “celebrate” R&B star singer Levert who died of a heart attack on Friday (10NOV06) aged 65.

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