Rap-Up has reported that,
BET will be honoring the late Notorious B.I.G.as the 20th anniversary of his death approaches. The network will air programming featuring Biggie’s friends, collaborators and fans.
BET’s celebration of B.I.G.’s life will air on Thursday (March 9th) and will feature appearances from Lil Cease, Raekwon, DJ Premier, 112, Stevie J, DJ Clark Kent and Funkmaster Flex, who will take part in a special titled “I Talked to Biggie.”
The Notorious B.I.G. died in an unresolved shooting in LA on March 9, 1997.
10 Facts You Might Have Not Known About The Notorious B.I.G.
1. Biggie Attended a Great High SchoolSource:TheNabe 1 of 10
2. One of Biggie’s Closest Friends Was Openly GaySource:Twitter 2 of 10
3. Biggie Couldn’t DriveSource:Tumblr 3 of 10
4. Fat Joe Booked Biggie’s First ShowSource:Instagram 4 of 10
5. The Baby on Ready to Die Isn’t BiggieSource:Amazon 5 of 10
6. Biggie Planned On Making Five Albums and Then RetiringSource:Amazon 6 of 10
7. Questlove Tried To Apologize For The “What They Do”Source:YouTube 7 of 10
8. E-40 Saved Biggie’s LifeSource:Getty 8 of 10
9. Biggie and the Junior Mafia Had a Fistfight with Hurricane Starang of the O.G.C.Source:YouTube 9 of 10
10. The Last Movie Biggie Saw Was “Donnie Brasco”Source:IMDB 10 of 10