Tagged: Notorious BIG

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Celebrate Biggie’s Birthday with Never-Before-Seen Photos

Never-before-scene flicks from Biggie’s first press run Today we celebrate what would’ve been the 42nd birthday of rap’s undisputed G.O.A.T, the late Notorious B.I.G. To mark the occasion, we share some never-before-scene Kodaks from the … read more »

POSTED May 21, 2014 12:57PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS TAGS: ,
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Stream: J.PERIOD’s #MARCH9REVISITED Notorious BIG Remix Album

UPDATE 3/10/14: You can download #MARCH9REVISITED right here. FADER PREMIERE 17 years ago today, The Notorious BIG died at the age of 24. To remember the late, great “rap Alfred Hitchcok,” Brooklyn-based producer J.PERIOD and … read more »

POSTED March 9, 2014 10:01AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,
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Katt Williams and Grilled Cheese: What to Expect on Rick Ross’ Mastermind

Seven takeaways from Rick Ross’ sixth LP Last night in an underground theater inside Midtown’s New World Stages, Rick Ross held a private listening session for his sixth studio album, Mastermind, three weeks ahead of … read more »

POSTED February 12, 2014 11:39AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Staff Selects Playlist: Zodiac Killers

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

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Staff Selects Playlist: Rihanna, Chris Brown and Star-Crossed Duets

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED November 29, 2012 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Daily Inspiration: The Notorious BIG, “Sky’s the Limit”

Judnick Mayard’s byline doesn’t appear every day on this site, but in the past four years that she’s been an anchor for the FADER team. Whether manning the FADER FORT twice a year, planning an … read more »

POSTED April 4, 2012 6:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (10) TAGS: ,
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Download Total Freedom’s Opening Ceremony Mix

Ashland Mines bka Total Freedom—who was featured as a part of Fade to Mind in our current story on electronic labels—has crafted a stellar mix for Opening Ceremony. Fans of Night Slugs will rejoice over … read more »

POSTED January 26, 2012 10:39AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,
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Donatella Versace Talks Notorious BIG

After years of Notorious BIG rapping about and wearing Versace, Donatella Versace breaks her silence and returns the love about her fashion brand’s biggest fan in a conversation with Nicki Minaj in the December/January issue … read more »

POSTED November 29, 2011 5:52PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (24) TAGS: , , ,
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Daily Inspiration: Heavy D & The Boyz’ Blue Funk LP

Heavy D passed away yesterday at the age of just 44. I’m not entirely sure how to explain Heavy to a generation that probably has only a vague idea of what he did. He had … read more »

POSTED November 9, 2011 9:20AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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FADER Wins Folio Award for Notorious BIG Issue

Beating out both People and Entertainment Weekly (swag) in the single issue category, FADER picked up first place in the Folio awards today for our Notorious BIG Icon issue from this past spring. So that’s … read more »

POSTED November 1, 2011 5:45PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,