P Diddy remembers The Notorious B.I.G. 20 years after his death
Today marks 20 years Notorious BIG was killed in a drive-by shooting and to celebrate, P Diddy has launched a campaign to create a memorable tribute for the star.
The mogul shared a short clip of his pal, real name Christopher Wallace, before asking fans to rap a verse of one of his songs to create a huge mash-up.
In an instagram message, The mogul wrote, “20 years ago today we lost the greatest rapper of all time, The Notorious B.I.G. #WeMissYouBIG.”
After playing a short clip of him rapping, Diddy came on camera and said: “Check this out, this is what I want you to do. I want to rap your favourite Biggie verse and post it with the hashtag #WeMissYouBig.
“I’m going to chop it up and everything and we’re going to put out something special with all the fans and friends and family involved to celebrating The Notorious B.I.G.’s
The Notorious B.I.G, also known as Biggie Smalls, was known as one of the most influential rappers of all time.
He was tragically killed in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles on March 9, 1997. He was shot four times, and died in hospital at 1.15am.