On this day in Hip-Hop history, the Notorious B.I.G. was shot in a drive-by shooting.
On this day in 1997, the Notorious B.I.G. was shot in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles. The twenty-four year old rapper from Brooklyn was shot four times after attending a party hosted by Vibe magazine. He died hours later.
Despite years of investigations, the rapper's death remains unsolved.
Also on this day...
2004 - Twista released the single "Overnight Celebrity" on Atlantic.
This day in Birthdays...
AZ (1972) - American rapper born in Brooklyn, New York. Member of the hip-hop group The Firm.