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
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20 years ago today we lost the greatest rapper of all time, The Notorious B.I.G. We’re celebrating his life through his music and through his legacy today. I want everyone to get involved and rap your favorite Biggie verse, tag me and use the hashtag #WeMissYouBIG @badboyent
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.