Rapper Christopher Wallace aka Notorious B.I.G. was shot and killed by unknown assailants in L.A. back in 1997.
Wallace sustained gunshot wounds to his chest, shoulder, leg, forearm and scrotum on the night he was murdered, according to the never-before-seen autopsy report leaked online.
[FLASHBACK: RHOA's Peter Thomas Was With Biggie Moments Before His Death? (VIDEO)]
Wallace, who was listed at 6’1″, 395 lbs on the report, was struck a total of 4 times in a drive-by shooting on Wilshire Blvd while the 24-year-old rapper sat in the passenger seat of a Chevy Suburban.
According to the report which you can view below, 3 of the shots were NOT fatal… Continue Reading…
Entrepreneur Peter Thomas catches mad flack on The Real Housewives of Atlanta for his blunt responses and is mostly viewed as Cynthia Bailey‘s disgruntled husband these days.
Thomas is very well known around town as the owner/operator of Bar One and previous other spots like the now defunct Uptown Supper Club, but did you know Peter was a part of hip-hop history?
Back in 1997, Thomas was a popular concert promoter and he was apparently with Christopher Wallace (aka Notorious B.I.G.) just minutes before he died.
Peter was even interviewed during coverage of Biggies death the day he died, March 9, 1997.
Watch flashback footage of the abc news (Peter appears at 1:45 and is introduced at 2:20)… Continue Reading…
Monica’s Missy Elliott produced track “Any (To Find You)” has been put on ice… indefinitely!
The song, which was featured on The “A” Pod a few days ago, samples Notorious B.I.G.’s “Who Shot Ya?” and features raps from Rick Ross and Lil Kim.
[LISTEN: Monica ~ "Anything (To Find You)" ft. Rick Ross & Lil Kim]
Apparently Biggie’s mom, Voletta Wallace. cleared the sample for use, but (peep this) she retracted the clearance once she found out Lil Kim was on the song.
Wallace isn’t putting a stop to the entire song, just the 16 bars that Lil Kim laid down on the track.
Monica hit up Twitter to express her disappointment in Ms. Wallace’s decision and said she’s going to do whatever it takes to keep Lil Kim on the project… Continue Reading…
New York Hip Hop Radio Station Deejay Calvin “Mister Cee” Laburn is best known as the associate producer of one of hip-hop’s most “notorious” cd’s, the Notorious B.I.G.’S debut album “Ready to Die.”
Mister Cee is a hot topic today after he was busted in NYC while trying to “bust one”….
The news hit the net last night and put the music industry in an uproar over yet another “downlow” brother outed in the hip-hop community.
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Remember the adorable little baby that covered Biggie’s “Ready to Die” cd?
Well after years of searching the ‘Biggie baby’ has finally been found! He’s now an 18 year old high school senior who grew up in boogie down Bronx. (My how time files!)
Details below: Continue Reading…
It’s been 13 years since Notorious B.I.G. was murdered in Los Angeles but the investigation into his slaying was “reinvigorated” just a few months ago as a result of new information…
A task force made up of local and federal law enforcement agencies is actively pursuing leads into the 1997 slaying of hip hop artist Christopher Wallace, better known as Biggie Smalls or Notorious B.I.G. Continue Reading…