Hip Hop was founded on sampling and reimagining songs usually from a different genre. So it is quite a surreal experience when those genres reverse the script and cover hip hop songs. Sometimes the results reveal meanings previously unnoticed and other times it’s an awkward rendition. Here are a few recent covers of hip hop… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Notorious B.I.G.
LAPD APOLOGIZES TO BIGGIE’S FAMILY OVER AUTOPSY REPORT!
(AllHipHop News) A lawyer for the Notorious B.I.G. recently blasted the Los Angeles Police Department, for releasing an autopsy of the slain rapper. Notorious B.I.G., born Christopher Wallace, was gunned down on March 9, 1997, during a drive-by shooting in front of the Petersen Automotive Museum in downtown Los Angeles. The rapper died after he… Read more »
LIFE LINES: SEVEN OF HIP-HOP’S BEST BIOGRAPHICAL TRACKS
STYLES P’S “TOP 5 EVERYTHING”: FROM LYRICISTS TO BIGGIE TO WHAT HE TREASURES MOST
APRIL WALKER IS RE-LAUNCHING HER HIP-HOP CLOTHING LINE, WALKER WEAR!
R.I.P. TUPAC SHAKUR: HEAVEN HAS A GHETTO
JOURNALIST CHUCK PHILIPS IS LAUNCHING A NEW WEBSITE AND DROPPING DOCUMENTS ABOUT TUPAC’S 1996 SHOOTING AND A POSSIBLE LINK BETWEEN A HARLEM GANGSTER AND THE CRIPS
CON OR CONSPIRACY: ARE THEY REALLY OUT TO GET US?
WILD WILD WEST: ALLHIPHOP SURVEYS THE MOST OUTRAGEOUS FIGURES OF THE WEST COAST
OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST MICHAEL JOHNSON TALKS TO ALLHIPHOP.COM ABOUT TUPAC, BIGGIE AND HIS INFLUENCES!!
THE ESTATE OF THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G. HAS DENIED ANY CONNECTION TO AN UNAUTHORIZED MUSICAL ABOUT RAPPERS LIFE!
NOTORIOUS B.I.G. MUSICAL WRITERS BUSTED IN CRAZY INCIDENT INVOLVING BOOKS AND A KEY TO A JAG – IN SUSPECT’S RECTUM!
EXCLUSIVE: PULITZER PRIZE WINNING JOURNALIST CHUCK PHILIPS COMES FORWARD TO DISCUSS JIMMY HENCHMAN! THIS IS A MUST READ!
IT’S BIGGIE’S BIRTHDAY, AND HIS MUSIC WAS A CELEBRATION, TOO! CHECK OUR TOP 5…
EXCLUSIVE: CHECK OUT NEWARK MAYOR CORY BOOKER’S FAVORITE HIP-HOP ARTISTS!
(AllHipHop News) DMX is set to make his return to the rap game with the release of his new album, Undisputed, on June 26, AllHipHop.com has learned. “X is very excited to release this project,” said DMX’s publicist, Domenick Nati. “This album has a lot of hits on it, and his fans will see that it’s been… Read more »
YOU CAN OWN NOTORIUS B.I.G.’S JACKET IF YOU HAVE THE LOOT!
(AllHipHop News) Lil Kim and Lil Cease will co-host an upcoming episode of MTV2’s Sucker Free Countdown that will pay tribute to Notorious B.I.G.’s landmark album Life After Death. The former Junior M.A.F.I.A members will join regular host DJ Envy to celebrate the 15th anniversary of Life After Death on Sucker Free Presents: Life After… Read more »
WAS BIGGIE THE G.O.A.T.? A BRILLIANT PRODUCER & AWESOME MC WEIGH IN FOR ALLHIPHOP.COM!
RARE BIGGIE SONG, CHECK OUT HIS ORIGINAL DEMO VERSION OF “LOVE NO HOE”
WHAT WOULD BIGGIE SMALLS BE LIKE TODAY HAD THE EVENTS OF MARCH 9, 1997 NEVER HAPPENED? WE ENVISION…
FORMER ARISTA VP ROB STONE SHEDS LIGHT ON THE BIGGIE/BAD BOY DOMINATION OF THE ’90s
WE’RE “RAPPING” UP THIS WEEK’S DAILY WORDS WITH THE 10 LIFE COMMANDMENTS! REST IN PEACE, BIG!
IT’S BEEN 15 YEARS AND STILL NO ARRESTS IN THE CHRISTOPHER WALLACE MURDER INVESTIGATION
OVER THE YEARS, THERE HAVE BEEN BIGGIE LOOK- AND SOUND-ALIKES! TAZZ DADDY TAKES A GLANCE BACK!
ALLHIPHOP.COM PARTNERS WITH BIGGIE’S FRIENDS & FAMILY FOR A MARCH 9TH CELEBRATION
THERE ARE ONLY A PRIVILEGED FEW WHO CAN SAY THEY PRODUCED FOR BIGGIE. JIV POS IS ONE OF THEM!
WE’RE DEDICATING AN ENTIRE WEEK OF DAILY WORDS TO THE MEMORY OF CHRISTOPHER WALLACE!
BIGGIE’S SENSELESS MURDER STILL REVERBERATES THROUGH HIP-HOP & OUR COMMUNITIES! READ THE EDITORIAL!
A LOT OF THINGS WOULD BE DIFFERENT IF BIGGIE HADN’T MET HIS EARLY DEMISE! HERE A JUST A FEW!
THIS WEEK’S DAILY WORDS ARE DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF THE LATE, GREAT NOTORIOUS B.I.G.!
FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH, WE SALUTE SOME MONUMENTS WHO HAVE IMPACTED HIP-HOP!
2011: THE GAYEST YEAR IN HIP-HOP HISTORY! A MUST-READ EDITORIAL!
HIP-HOP RUMORS: DIDDY BACKTRACKS ON ROZAY / BIGGIE COMPARISONS?!
CHARLI BALTIMORE WORKING ON HER DEBUT SOLO ALBUM AFTER 12 YEARS!
After the Versace name was consistently shouted out in rap tracks such as “Big Poppa” and “Hypnotize,” Interview Magazine reveals a conversation between Nicki Minaj and luxurious fashion designer Donatella Versace, which showcases the designer’s feelings for Notorious B.I.G. The late, great Brooklyn rapper was well-known for wearing her family’s clothing, as well as cementing their… Read more »
A NEW BIGGIE MOVIE?
THE ALL-HEAVY D RUMORS EDITION! WE GOT NOTHIN’ BUT LOVE FOR YOU, HEV!
(AllHipHop News) Brooklyn, New York rapper Lil’ Kim has announced that she is working on a brand-new book and a documentary. According to Lil Kim, the untitled release may come as a package, which will focus on her life, as well as her “comeback,” after serving a year in federal prison. During an interview with… Read more »
DIDDY HELPS SAVE THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF HARLEM!
JIMMY HENCHMAN’S BROTHER GETS 12 YEARS!!
EXCLUSIVE: DIDDY ISSUES STATEMENT OVER “MURDER RAP” BOOK!
T.I. EXPLAINS “PUFFY BEEF” I guess T.I. decided to explain what happened with him and Diddy. “Me and Puff go way back that’s like a brother to me. Whatever was said by me was said out of love to Puff not in no intent to belittle him or check him. Puff a grown man he… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) A lawyer for James “Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond has released a statement denying a report that his client paid to have Tupac Shakur robbed in 1994 at The Quad Studios in Manhattan. Dexter Isaac made the shocking confession to AllHipHop.com that he was paid $2,500 dollars to Rob Shakur on orders from Jimmy Henchman… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) A man has admitted to being involved in the attack on rap star Tupac Shakur in 1994, inside Manhattan’s Quad Studios in November of 1994, after allegedly being paid $2,500 dollars by James “Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond.Dexter Isaac, a former friend of Rosemond, is an inmate currently serving life in prison for murder, robbery… Read more »