The Notorious B.I.G.

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The Notorious B.I.G.
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A drawing of The Notorious B.I.G
Background information
Birth nameChristopher George Latore Wallace
Also known asBiggie Smalls
Born(1972-05-21)May 21, 1972
New York City, New York, U.S.
DiedMarch 9, 1997(1997-03-09) (aged 24)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
GenresHip hop
OccupationsRapper, songwriter
Years active1992–1997
LabelsBad Boy
Associated actsLil' Kim, Sean Combs, Junior M.A.F.I.A., Total, 112, The Commission
WebsiteOfficial website

Christopher George Latore Wallace (May 21, 1972 – March 9, 1997), better known by his stage name, The Notorious B.I.G. or Biggie Smalls, was an American rapper.

On March 9, 1997, Wallace was killed when 4 bullets hit his chest in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles after leaving a after party hosted by Vibe magazine and Qwest Records for the Soul Train Music Awards. His murder is still unsolved.[source?]

Discography[change | change source]

Albums[change | change source]

The Notorious B.I.G. releasesd 2 studio albums and two posthumous albums:

Year Album
1994 Ready to Die
1997 Life After Death
1999 Born Again*
2005 Life After Death*

Singles[change | change source]

Year Album
1994 Juicy
1995 Big Poppa
1995 One More Chance / Stay With Me (feat. Faith Evans & Mary J. Blige)
2010 Hypnotize
2010 Mo Money Mo Problems (feat. Mase & Puff Daddy)
2011 Sky's The Limit (song) (feat. 112)
2010 Notorious B.I.G.* (feat. Puff Daddy & Lil' Kim)
2010 Dead Wrong (feat. Eminem)
2011 Nasty Girl
2006 Spit Your Game (feat. Twista & Krayzie Bone)
  • (*) albums and songs were released posthumously (after death).

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