Today marks the 20-year anniversary of the death of rapper Notorious B.I.G. His murder is still unsolved. Wallace was killed on March 9, 1997 by an unknown assailant in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles. His double-disc album Life After Death, released 16 days after his death, rose to #1 on the U.S. album charts and was certified Diamond in 2000, one of the few hip hop albums to receive this certification.
Friends and fans of Biggie took to social media to show their love for the talented rapper using the hashtags #BIG20 and #WeMissYouBIG. Here are several of the posts:
Biggie was an incredible, young talent with a lot of promise. 20 years later and he’s still shining. Notorious BIG, the legend.
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