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Notorious B.I.G

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Fort Greene »

The eyes, name and birth and death dates of Benjamin O'Garro were covered with white paint.

Clinton Hill »

Danielle Mastrion plans to paint a mural of Biggie Smalls as a kid growing up in the neighhborhood.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

D&D Studios, where legendary rap albums were recorded, shut down earlier this month.

Clinton Hill »

Met Food Market has been in the neighborhood for nearly 50 years and now it has a new look. 

Bed-Stuy »

"Ready to Die" turns 20 this year, and a Bed-Stuy art gallery is celebrating with an exhibition.

Mott Haven »

Jennifer Lopez and more will perform for free in the borough.

Bed-Stuy »

The exhibit, in the Bedford Library at 496 Franklin Ave., features murals from across Bed-Stuy.

Clinton Hill »

CB2 committee member cited Notorious B.I.G.'s record and appearance in bid to deny honor for the rapper.

Clinton Hill »

The intersection of Fulton Street and St. James Place could bear the hip-hop icon's name.

Bed-Stuy »

Locals hope a stretch of Nostrand Avenue in Bed-Stuy will be renamed after Birdel's record store.

Clinton Hill »

Notorious B.I.G.'s childhood home at 226 St. James Pl. is on sale for $725,000.

Central Harlem »

Ralph McDaniels started the hip-hop show "Video Music Box" 30 years ago on WNYC-TV.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

This New-York Historical Society will give teens a free course in the history of hip-hop this spring.

Midtown & Theater District »

The convict, Dexter Isaac, reportedly says he shot Tupac Shakur in 1994 at Quad Studio.