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Notorious Big

  1. the industry
    Johnny Depp’s Notorious B.I.G. Movie Pulled From Theater Release DateCity of Lies had been set to premiere on September 7.
  2. Cardi B’s Invasion of Privacy Cements Her Star StatusIt’s a collection of airtight strip-club bangers and heavier emotional numbers.
  3. trailer mix
    USA Releases Trailer for Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G.“What if it was a white celebrity who got shot?”
  4. true crime
    True Crime’s Latest Obsession Is Solving Biggie and Tupac’s MurdersAnother day, another chance to unpack an unsolved murder.
  5. r.i.p.
    Notorious B.I.G. Honored by the Brooklyn Nets 20 Years After His DeathPuff Daddy, Faith Evans, and others remembered the rapper, who died 20 years ago.
  6. documentaries
    Biggie Is Getting an Authorized Documentary 20 Years After His DeathVoletta Wallace has given the film her blessing.
  7. fake news
    9 Songs That Could Exist If Faith Hill Made a Duets Album With BiggieCNN erroneously tweeted that Hill and Biggie would have a duets album, but what if they did?
  8. the industry
    USA Developing a Biggie-Tupac True-Crime SeriesMore American crime stories, but this time not from Ryan Murphy.
  9. the industry
    Notorious B.I.G. Comedy Coming to TBSCheekily titled Think B.I.G.
  10. notorious b.k.n.y.
    May 21 is Now Officially ‘Notorious B.I.G. Day’ in BrooklynWohoo!
  11. star wars countdown
    Life After Death Star Review: Star Wars & BiggieWhat happens when two disparate pop-culture icons meet, in a galaxy far, far away.
  12. wednesdays am i right
    The Dinosaurs’ Dad Does a Mean Notorious B.I.G.Biggie, Biggie, Biggie.
  13. Kendrick Lamar Did a Glorious Freestyle Over Biggie’s ‘The What’“Ain’t nothin’ new but a flow of DemoCrips and ReBloodicans.”
  14. blast from the past
    Tupac Wanted to Make a Collaborative Album With OutkastAccording to a recently discovered letter.
  15. vulture reads
    Your Sunday Long Reads: Biggie and Le Carré Long week edition.
  16. notorious big
    Hear Biggie Smalls Meet Thomas the Tank EngineCome on, ride the train.
  17. kardashians
    Watch the Kardashian Family’s Painful Notorious B.I.G. Lip-Dub And if Biggie isn’t spinning in his grave yet, Kris Jenner will make it happen because there are no lows too low.
  18. lana del rey
    Download Born Ready to Die, an Album of Lana Del Rey and Notorious B.I.G. Mash-Ups“Gangsta Nancy Sinatra” meets the real thing.
  19. notorious big
    Watch a Baby Be Soothed by the Notorious B.I.G.See a baby hypnotized by Biggie’s “Hypnotize.”
  20. legacy
    By the Way, That’s Biggie’s Kid in the New Will Ferrell MovieBaby Biggie!
  21. the law
    LAPD’s Investigation Into Notorious B.I.G.’s Death Active Again“The investigation into the 13-year-old unsolved case was ‘reinvigorated’ months ago as a result of new information …”
  22. music
    Shyne Samples Bob Marley and Biggie in His New Track, ‘Belize’… And it is not good
  23. music
    Hear ‘Hypnotize Gold,’ a Surprise Notorious B.I.G.–Neil Young Mash-UpAn interesting remix courtesy Mochi Beats.
  24. music
    Watch the Beatboxing Flautist Remix Biggie and Harry PotterTo each his own.
  25. music
    Hear, Download The Notorious xx, an Album-Length Mash-Up of Biggie and The xxRap meets indie dream-pop on Wait What’s debut album.
  26. music
    Download a Free, 22-Track Notorious B.I.G. — The Best Of MixtapeIn memoriam.
  27. right-click
    Biggie Smalls Has the Best StoriesOn the occasion of the thirteenth anniversary of his death, we take a look back.
  28. chat room
    Fame’s Naturi Naughton on Playing Lil’ Kim and Why Her New Movie’s No Remake“We’re taking it to the next level. We’re not stuck having to do it exactly the way it was in the original.”
  29. quote machine
    Blake Lively Explains Why Recessions Don’t Exist on Gossip GirlPlus: Jaime King tries to rationalize the crappiness of ‘The Spirit.’
  30. politics
    Markowitz Big Ups BiggieBrooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz will present a proclamation to the family of Notorious B.I.G. at a screening of the rapper’s new biopic.
  31. right-click
    What Do Jay-Z, Santogold, and Biggie Smalls All Have in Common?Do we need to tell you where Biggie’s from?
  32. trailer mix
    ‘Notorious’ Trailer: How’s Gravy’s Acting, Anyway?It’s actually not that bad!
  33. trailer mix
    ‘Notorious’ Teaser Fails to Inspire B.I.G.-Size ConfidenceWe continue to have our doubts about Jamal Woodard (a.k.a. the guy who got shot in the butt) and his ability to portray Biggie accurately.
  34. quote machine
    Quentin Tarantino, Dream Director for Film ComposersPlus: Was Zoe Saldana’s skirt short enough for the ‘Star Trek’ movie?
  35. cover story
    Lil Wayne Replaces Baby Nas and Baby Biggie as Hip-Hop’s Most Adorable InfantWho would’ve ever guessed that the man who wrote some of the dirtiest rhymes we’ve ever heard was so adorable as a baby?
  36. apropos of nothing
    When Was Jamal Woolard Cast As Notorious B.I.G.?Was that open casting call just a publicity stunt?
  37. apropos of nothing
    The Role of Notorious B.I.G. to Be Played by That Guy Who Got Shot in the AssIt’s been announced that Brooklyn rapper Jamal Woolard (a.k.a. Gravy) will play Notorious B.I.G. in the forthcoming Fox Searchlight biopic Notorious.
  38. the early word
    We’ve Read the Screenplay for the Notorious B.I.G. BiopicWe’ve read the script and it doesn’t look like Notorious B.I.G. will get the smart, probing biopic his legacy deserves.
  39. apropos of nothing
    Who Belongs on Mount Rapmore?In the past week or so ESPN.com’s Bill Simmons — “The Sports Guy,” a massively popular columnist who’s ostensibly a sportswriter but would better be described as the National Commissioner of Bar Arguments — has started writing about “Mount Rapmore,” a hypothetical rap version of Mount… well, yes.
  40. vulture lists
    10 Best Hip-Hop Mixtapes of 2007There was still superb pirate material to be had — and too little critical coverage of it. That’s where we come in!
  41. apropos of nothing
    Vulture Helps Cast the Notorious B.I.G. BiopicWe’ve decided to play armchair casting director (trust us, it’s more fun to play than “armchair gaffer”) and rate the handful of prospective Biggies featured in the clip.
  42. the industry
    James Gandolfini Shoeses HBO for Nike PicPlus industry news on Mandy Patinkin’s replacement and the Notorious B.I.G. biopic.
  43. the early-evening news
    Amy Winehouse Walks the WalkMartin Scorsese, Jackie Chan, and more!