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  1. Ten Hip-Hop Classics That Millennials Might Have MissedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    I'm just going to be real: If you were born after 1996, this article is for you. Not only did you miss out on possibly the peak of modern hip-hop, you missed out on an entire culture.


  2. Lil Kim Talks Ending Beef With Faith, Names Her Favorite Biggie SongsRead the original story

    Monday |

    Lil Kim has never stopped showing love to her mentor The Notorious B.I.G., and the Queen Bee was part of the Bad Boy concert in Brooklyn to honor the Hip Hop icon's birthday. Biggie's widow Faith Evans was part of the star-studded event too.


  3. Lil Kim Names Her Top 5 Biggie SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 29 | HipHopDx

    While the Internet is steady giving opinions on Lil Kim 's ever evolving anatomy, she's participating in the Bad Boy Reunion tour alongside Puffy Daddy , Ma$e , former nemesis Faith Evans and a host of other artists apart of the label's history. During a phone interview with DJ Whoo Kid released Saturday , Kimberly Jones listed her top five favorite tracks from former mentor Notorious B.I.G. "'Warning,' 'Dead Wrong,' 'Who Shot Ya,' 'Hypnotize,' 'Kick in the Door,' Kim said during the interview before concluding that "Somebody's Gotta Die" got the final spot.


  4. You've Never Heard Notorious B.I.G.'s 'Juicy' Sung Like This BeforeRead the original story

    Sunday May 29 | Switched

    The late hip hop star's 1994 hit has been beautifully reworked by Postmodern Jukebox , with the sensational guest singer Maiya Sykes on vocals. "Our version -- which features a vocalese improvised by Maiya on the spot -- takes the song to an NYC jazz club in the bebop era, while still retaining the upbeat optimism of the original," he added.


  5. People: The Big and Smalls of a Landmark: Something to Rap AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | Our Time Press

    Olmec Caption: La Venta Monument #1 with man for scale. Olmec heads vary in height from 4.8 to 11.2 ft.


  6. It's All About Puff Daddy in This Week's ESSENCE Festival PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Essence Magazine

    As we count down to the ESSENCE Festival, taking place June 30-July 3 in New Orleans, music critic Chuck Arnold will get you pumped with a mix of tunes from this year's artist lineup.This week it's a special all Puff Daddy edition in honor of Puff Daddy & the Family's Festival-closing appearance. "It's All About the Benjamins" Who doesn't instantly feel like a baller or shot-caller when the beat drops on this 1997 jam? With the LOX, Lil' Kim and the Notorious B.I.G. jumping in on the mic, it still never fails to rock the party from the club to the barbecue.


  7. Here's What We Know About The Idaho Rape CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | NewsOne

    Three White football players have been charged with using a coat hanger to sexually assault their teammate, a Black disabled teen. ews of a sexual assault case has ripped apart the small town of Dietrich, Idaho.


  8. Diddy Brings Out Family Of The Notorious B.I.G., Along With Cassie,...Read the original story

    Thursday May 26 | PRWeb

    Diddy Brings Out Family of Notorious B.I.G at Bad Boy Reunion Tour After Party And Birthday Celebration Of The Late Rapper On May 21st, following the second sold out Bad Boy Reunion Tour, Bad Boy Entertainment in conjunction with Baldhead Ent. hosted the Official Tour Afterparty and special Birthday Celebration of the late Notorious B.I.G. The star- studded event took place at Space Ibiza NYC and was complete with appearances from Diddy himself, Busta Rhymes, Fabolous, Raekwon, Cassie and many more.


  9. Mentally disabled football player 'brutally raped' with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: A multi-million dollar lawsuit has been filed after three white players on an Idaho high school football team were accused of sexually assaulting a black mentally disabled teammate with a coat hanger. The family of a black mentally disabled high school football player in Idaho has filed a $10-million lawsuit against the school district after he was allegedly "brutally raped" with a coat hanger by white teammates.


  10. Interview: Slim From 112 Discusses The Group's HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Power 105.1 FM

    During the interview he revealed why 112 broke up to begin with, how they got their name and how Puff Daddy signed them. - His three kids are from one woman, she would travel around to see him from city to city when he was on tour.


  11. "A culture of racial hatred": Idaho high school football...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Salon

    He was adopted by a white family at the age of four and brought to a nearly all-white community of Dietrich, Idaho, but according to his family, the racial bullying and sexual assault an African-American teenager faced from his high school football teammates didn't occur until one particular transfer student "brought with him from Texas a culture of racial hatred" last year.


  12. Craig Mack Returns As Bad Boy ReunitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 |

    Former Bad Boy rapper Craig Mack has resurfaced as his former compatriots are embarking on a nation-wide tour. For those that don't know Craig Mack was one of the original artists on Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs' seminal label, rapping side-by-side with The Notorious B.I.G. at times.


  13. 10 Hip-Hop Classics Millennials Might Have MissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Houston Press

    I'm just going to be real, if you were born after 1996, this article is for you.


  14. 30 years of 'songs of summer': From Prince to 'MMMBop' to Taylor SwiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Alabama Live

    Ever tried sunbathing to the Nirvana song "Rape Me" or Johnny Cash's version of "Hurt"? It doesn't really work so well. Summer is more about pop radio - splashy songs with sticky melodies and water-park-sized hooks.


  15. Notorious B.I.G. Memorial Could Be Coming to Clinton HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Curbed

    The late legendary rapper Biggie Smalls could soon be memorialized with a huge six-foot tall bronze sculpture that depicts his visage at Clinton Hill's Putnam Triangle. The proposed location is just around the corner from where he grew up; Biggie is considered "the most notable person in the neighborhood," states the sculpture's designer, Brooklynite Tanda Francis.


  16. Puffy's Grand SacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | MTV

    Puff Daddy is leaning forward over the front of the stage at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, a choir of outstretched hands reaching for the sky and grabbing at the air close to his feet. Less than 10 minutes into his opening performance at the first night of the Bad Boy Family Reunion, Puff has already been relieved of the massive gold chain that was hanging from his neck.


  17. May 21 Officially Becomes Notorious B.I.G. Day in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | Essence Magazine

    Thursday, Biggie's daughter Ty'anna Wallace and rapper Lil Cease attended a ceremony to mark the occasion as Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams made the announcement. Wallace accepted the proclamation on her father's behalf.


  18. Bad Boy Represented For Biggie In Concert, Gets Official Day In BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    In honor of the legendary Clinton-Hill raised lyricist, Brooklyn borough president Eric L. Adams, made May 21 officially Christopher "The Notorious B.I.G." Wallace Day. The momentous occasion comes on what would have been his 44th birthday.


  19. P. Diddy joined by Jay Z for Bad Boy Family Reunion showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Journal Argus

    ... forced to add another date to his Bad Boy Family reunion show - which was to remember his late friend The Notorious B.I.G on his 44th birthday - after the first sold-out in just seven minutes Taking to his Twitter account, he wrote at the time: ...


  20. Jay Z surprises audience at Diddy's Reunion concertRead the original story

    Sunday May 22 |

    Washington, D.C., May 22 : Jay Z recently turned heads by giving a special surprise appearance at the opening night of rapper Sean Diddy Combs' Bad Boy reunion concert in his hometown. The concert had 46-year-old rapper perform some of his hits like 'Public Service Announcement ' and 'Where I am From'.