B-I-G, G-I-E, a.k.a. B.I.G. get it? Biggie.
Rest easy to Biggie Smalls. The Notorious B.I.G. The Black Frank White. B.I. Frankie Baby. Died on this day in LA 1997.
Remember high school when you were crazy into music? You had every song from every artist you knew on your iTunes and all you did was stay up late scrolling Google and YouTube finding new shit and new genres and talkin to your friends about it and shit? Me too.
Rap and 90’s early 00’s hip hop was the shit I got deep into in middle/high school and kinda stayed with it ever since. And obviously Biggie was a huge influence on where I started and who I branched out into listenin to. East coast, west coast. New York to Oakland and LA.
Comin from a white kid from the burbs of the bean, you may be thinkin to yourself, yo shut the fuck up buddy. And that’s cool. But here’s a couple tracks I still bump regularly. Rest easy to Christopher George Latore Wallace.
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