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The Notorious B.I.G.

The Notorious B.I.G.

Larger than life emcee and a massive legacy.

Biggie Smalls aka the Notorious B.I.G. prophesied his short, but impactful career with his albums Ready to Die and Life After Death - two of hip-hop's most influential albums. More on

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