Notorious B.I.G.: Stars Pay Tribute on Anniversary of Rap Legend’s Death
On March 9, 1997, devastating news shook the hip hop world to its foundations.
It was on that day that the world learned of the death of Notorious B.I.G. – real name Christopher Wallace – a casualty in the East Coast-West Coast hip hop feuds of the '90s and a loss that's still keenly felt by music fans to this day.
Astonishingly, Biggie's murder remains unsolved and allegations of police corruption and conspiracy theories are still bandied about on social media.
But while the circumstances of his death remain a mystery, there's no question that despite his short life, Biggie still looms large.
Check out some of the most touching tributes to the iconic rapper in the gallery below: