Watch: Meet the Sculptor Whose Work Immortalizes Biggie

What’s nearly 100 pounds and made out of 7,000 sheets of paper? If you guessed a sculpture of one of the greatest rappers of all time, you’d be correct.

Let’s talk about the Notorious B.I.G.

Influenced by Biggie’s music, Cuban-American artist Felix Semper created a sculpture of the legendary rapper, which took him three months to complete. Black music has had a profound impact on visual art and the world at large. Semper’s goal: to bring fine arts to the streets.

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Watch Semper immortalize the Notorious B.I.G.

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Felice León

Afro-Cuban woman that was born and branded in New York. When León isn't actually creating cool videos, she's thinking of cool videos that she can create.