On this episode of BackStory with Colby Colb, legendary radio host Colby ‘Colb’ Tyner chronicles the thriving Hip-Hop renaissance of the ‘90s—a time when Nas, the Wu-Tang Clan, Mary J. Blige, A Tribe Called Quest and Busta Rhymes, to name a few, were emerging on the scene representing East Coast Hip-Hop.’


In honor of the 26th anniversary of Biggie's death, here's a list of The Notorious B.I.G.'s best guest verses of his career.


Marvel Drops variant cover to 'Deadpool' #1 which features The Notorious B.I.G. next to Deadpool.


For years now Brooklyn went from the most thorough of borough’s to home of the hipsters. But over the weekend nothing has demonstrated just how much Kings County has changed than the defacement of a mural of The Notorious B.I.G. (for shame!).

T’yanna Wallace, daughter of the late Notorious B.I.G has posted a $1 million bond for her long term boyfriend Tyshawn Baldwin who is accused of hurting three people in a hit-and-run incident earlier this month. 


This Saturday, May 21, The Notorious B.I.G would’ve turned 50-years-old and to commemorate what would’ve been Biggie hitting the half-century mark, the MTA will be releasing some limited-edition MetroCards honoring the OG King of New York.

When the RZA speaks, Hip-Hop listens. When asked his thoughts on 2Pac and The Notorious B.I.G. as MC’s his vote went to Makaveli.


This would be the first official Notorious B.I.G. statuette and while we can't get a great look at it, the teaser seems to have a crowned Biggie sitting on top of a bodega which serves as his throne. 

The Notorious B.I.G. is still making his presence felt, in all facets of life. The late, great Brooklyn rapper's image is now gracing Budweiser tall boy cans. 

The hubcap from the vehicle Biggie died in in 1997 is randomly on sale at an auction block for a whopping $150,000.

Fat Joe has endured several generations so it is no surprise he now is a walking Hip-Hop encyclopedia. He has just revealed he was working with the KONY in a way that many MC’s only dreamed of.

Damian “D-Roc” Butler tells the story of when the two were dealing drugs in their old neighborhood in Brooklyn. The story is one of many from a documentary that chronicles the life of the late rap star's life and legacy. Catch "Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell" on Netflix now!