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The Notorious B.I.G. Resides in Brooklyn
The Notorious B.I.G was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York in 1972. Born Christopher George Latore Wallace, but known professionally as The Notorious B.I.G., Biggie Smalls, or simply Biggie, he is considered by many one of the best rappers of all time. Biggie was killed by a drive-by shooting in 1997 at the age of 24, leaving behind devastated fans around the globe.
Biggie’s double-disc album, Life After Death, is one of the best-selling albums in the United States and was certified Diamond in 2000 by the Recording Industry Association of America. Biggie’s famous mural is located in his hometown of Brooklyn, New York.