Biggie Smalls & A Bottle Of St. Ides

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Boom Moment In Hip-Hop (May 21st, 1972)

Today we honor the legacy of one of the greatest emcee’s to ever bless the mic, Notorious B.I.G. After releasing his debut album Ready to Die in 1994, he instantaneously became a central figure in the rise of the East Coast hip-hop scene and brought New York culture on the forefront at a time when West Coast hip-hop was dominant.

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