10 Rappers Most Influenced by Biggie

Emcees from Jay-Z to 50 Cent owe a huge debt to the Notorious B.I.G., who was killed 15 years ago.

By: Genetta M. Adams
Posted: March 7 2012 3:30 PM
 
LOADING GALLERY...
 
1331301583_images_covers_slideshow_91cover
Comments
The Root encourages respectful debate and dialogue in our commenting community. To improve the commenting experience for all our readers we will be experimenting with some new formats over the next few weeks. During this transition period the comments section will be unavailable to users.

We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your continued support of The Root.

While we are experimenting, please feel free to leave feedback below about your past experiences commenting at The Root.