USA Network Casts Its Tupac Shakur and Notorious BIG for Upcoming Pilot TheWrap.
Jada Pinkett Smith, others connected to Tupac slam 'All Eyez On Me' CNN.
Tupac had that “California Love” and Biggie put East Coast rap on the map when West Coast hip-hop prevailed. Beefs, diss tracks, and rap battles never hurt anybody in hip-hop. In many ways, that's what gave rap its spirit and livelihood, but the.
Another young ... a battle of who was the better lyricist, but eventually morphed into violence. The earliest, most publicized feud that led to actual gunplay were the deaths of Tupac Shakur, or 2Pac, and Christopher Wallace, or Notorious B.I.G. or Biggie.
A clown by nature, Biggie may ve been hard on Kwame, Della Reese, and a certain vic in that 1990 Bed Stuy battle footage belonging ... The Black Wall Street CEO did hip some young’ns to MC Eiht and Kool G Rap. But Biggie took it one step further.
It's been more than 15 years since 2Pac and Biggie Smalls were shot and killed in two separate moments of violence, and those grim anniversaries are the reason for the new book 2pac Vs. Biggie: An Illustrated History Of Rap's Greatest Battle, co-penned by.
The new ABC sitcom “The Mayor,” is about a young rapper who runs for office to promote his music but ends up in city hall. Daveed Diggs, the ... This conversation is reminding me of an annotation of Biggie Smalls lyrics that ran in Vibe magazine back.
And in a sign of acceptance, Matoma in May put out a new Biggie remix, "Party on the West Coast," working with both his widow, Faith Evans, and Snoop Dogg, who has spoken fondly of Biggie despite coming from the rival rap camp of Los Angeles.
Ice-T and Soledad O'Brien To Host "Who Shot Biggie & Tupac?" Special HotNewHipHop.
Watch Leikeli47, Rapsody, Kash Doll and Tokyo Jetz Crush an All Female Rap Battle for the BET Hip Hop Awards. Claire Valentine. 10/09/17 at 12:41PM. Like Paper Mag on Facebook ... DJ Premier spins the instrumental from Diddy's "Whatcha Gon' Do.
The name has changed, if not the number of letters: It's now a Key Food, and it's where a young Christopher would try to hustle some legit money. " Biggie was like all the other neighborhood kids -- hanging around in the summer, asking ... In 1989.
One of hip hop's greatest stars, Notorious B.I.G , was tragically shot in 1997, prematurely ending the career of one of history's best ever rappers. Many people believe that Biggie , known as Christopher Wallace, may be alive following a drive-by.
Watch Don Cheadle Take on a Classic Biggie Song During 'Lip Sync Battle ' BET.
Rapper Young Dolph expected to survive after shooting in Hollywood tourist district; one person detained Los Angeles Times.
Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious BIG : USA Network Orders Scripted True-Crime Drama TV Series Finale.