The Notorious B.I.G. feat. Ty Dolla $ign & Bella Alubo — “G.O.A.T.” In honor of what would have been The Notorious B.I.G.’s 50th birthday, the late great rapper’s estate unveils a posthumous single, “G.O.A.T.” The track features Ty Dolla $ign and Bella Alubo with some familiar lyrics. Frank White’s verses come from Life After Death’s […]

"You know very well/ Who you are/ Don't let 'em hold you down/ Reach for the stars..."

Few rappers have left behind a legacy like the Notorious B.I.G. More than 20 years after his untimely death, the Brooklyn native’s lyrics still ring true– even during President Trump’s impeachment trial. Like Biggie, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries is from Brooklyn and in response to Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow asking “Why are we here?” he shouted […]


The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has officially announced its 2020 class of inductees. The list includes Nine Inch Nails, The Notorious B.I.G., Whitney Houston, Depeche Mode, the Doobie Brothers, and T. Rex. The induction ceremony is currently set to be held on Saturday, May 2nd at Cleveland’s Public Hall and will also be showing on […]

Hip-Hop legend Lil Kim stopped by Hollywood Unlocked and let it be known if you thinking about doing a film with her likeness in it, she has to have the final say on who portrays her.  The Queen Bee’s disdain for the 2009 Biggie Smalls biopic, Notorious, is no secret. When Melyssa Ford asked the […]

The nominations for 2020’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class are in and some heavy hitters are finally able to nab the huge accomplishment. Atop the list is Brooklyn’s own Notorious B.I.G. and legendary soul singer Whitney Houston. The other nominees include Pat Benatar, Dave Matthews Band, Depeche Mode, the Doobie Brothers, Judas Priest, […]