Diddy, Gucci Mane, Rick Ross, Nas, & more celebrate the Notorious B.I.G. on social media
The Notorious B.I.G. was gunned down while leaving a party in Los Angeles 20 years ago today. Diddy, Gucci Mane, Rick Ross, Nas, Danny Brown, Questlove, Cypress Hill, and scores of other hip hop artists have taken to social media to celebrate and remember the legendary emcee.
"HIPHOP SAVED MY LIFE SO I PUT BIGGIE RIGHT WHERE JESUS IS," wrote Erick the Architect of the Flatbush Zombies.
See how hip hop is remembering Biggie below. Read our list of his five most underrated tracks here.
Notorious B.I.G. Saved my Life.— Fleezus Christ (@MeechIsDEAD) March 9, 2017
HIPHOP SAVED MY LIFE SO I PUT BIGGIE RIGHT WHERE JESUS IS— Erick The Architect (@erickarcelliott) March 9, 2017
R.I.P. to the Notorious B.I.G. - You are missed!! pic.twitter.com/MVdU8cVQCq— Cypress Hill ™ (@cypresshill) March 9, 2017
Greatest rapper of All time died on March 9th .. God bless his soul R.I.P. B.I.G. .. because of him now at least I know what beef is— Danny Brown (@xdannyxbrownx) March 9, 2017
Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) March 9, 2017
"i learned of his tragic death from @angiemartinez on hot97 upon arrival from LA after winning 4 soul train awards.. i haven't seen those awards as they are sadly connected to a great joy followed by an incredible sadness. your influence lives on and brooklyn will never forget" #brooklyn #gemini #badboy #biggiesmalls #notoriousbig #20yearanniversary #restinpeace
My MONTHLY party #BowlTrain rolls on the track tonight at @BrooklynBowl paying tribute to one of the illest: 20 years ago today we lost one of the best ever: #NotoriousBIG tonight I spin the music of #BIG #BadBoyRecords & the production of #Diddy & #TheHitmen making music for 25 years. Come On Down! #RipBiggie #WeMissYouBig