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OneOf NFT Collection Paying Homage To Biggie Smalls Sells Out Within Ten Minutes

A  non-fungible token (NFT) collection honoring Biggie Smalls just proved to be highly anticipated, selling out within just ten minutes. View this post on Instagram   A post shared by OneOf (@oneofnft)

Jul 28, 2022 Says Tupac And Biggie Didn't Inspire Him To Achieve His Dreams — 'I Probably Would've Been Stuck In The Projects Still'

Have you ever been hanging out, and suddenly the dance floor got slightly “excited?” This likely could’ve happened when you heard the sounds of and the Black Eyed Peas. From songs like “Let’s Get It Started” to “My Humps,” the eclectic group has music that helps define moments and keeps the party going. However, the group’s musical prowess is not by happenstance. Arguably, much of the group’s success can be credited to its leader. Born William James Adams, Jr., the Los Angeles, CA native, has early childhood roots in music stemming from his early beginnings in the Estrada Courts housing projects. During these early times, he found inspiration from legendary Hip-Hop acts like De La Soul and A Tribe Called Quest. In fact, the “I Like To Move It” rapper found so much inspiration from those groups that he doesn’t even have an answer for the age-old rap question: Biggie or Tupac? In a recent interview with Skillz on the Hip-Hop Confessions podcast, the Black Eyed Peas leader...

Jul 28, 2022

The Christopher Wallace Estate, OneOf Launch NFT Collection That Allows Fans To License A Freestyle From Biggie

Biggie Smalls and his legacy continue even further, thanks to a partnership with OneOf and The Christopher Wallace Estate.

Jun 23, 2022

C.J. Wallace Celebrates His Father Notorious B.I.G. On His 50th Birthday With New Partnership — 'My Father Is Bigger Than Life'

When the world thinks about the icon and legend that is the Notorious B.I.G. — they may call him a storyteller, trend-setter, and arguably one of the greatest rappers to ever grace the Earth. Then, there are two blessed individuals that get to call him “dad.” Not only does Christopher George Latore Wallace, Jr. bear his father’s name, but he has also been told how much he reflects a lot of what made the Brooklyn-native who he was. From charm to style and the ability to execute everything he puts his mind to, C.J. Wallace is the embodiment of the renowned lyrics his father once spit — “the sky is the limit.” As the visionary behind Frank White, a purpose-driven wellness and lifestyle company created in honor of his father, Wallace continues to be one step ahead of the game with a commitment to empowering and celebrating Black culture. “Having the ability to work closely with my grandma on the stage and building my own brand has been very insightful,” beamed Wallace during an...

May 20, 2022

Here’s How The Notorious B.I.G.’s Children Are Carrying On His $160M Legacy In 2024 & Beyond

Long before he became the iconic rap legend struck down in his prime, The Notorious B.I.G. was born Christopher Wallace in May of 1972. Though Biggie’s time on this Earth was short, he is survived by his two children, and a nearly-impeccable body of work which calls to hip hop heads young and old to this day. By now, the East Coast gangsta rap founder has been gone for over 27 years, though his estate’s net worth has continued to grow exponentially, allowing Biggie’s children to live the comfortable lives their father always dreamed of for them. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Biggie Smalls had an estate that was worth $10 million at the time of his passing in 1997 — but under the exacting control of the rapper’s mother, Ms. Voletta Wallace, the value has ballooned to a whopping $160 million as of 2021. The estate is managed by Wallace in accordance with Biggie’s widow, Faith Evans, as well as a team of lawyers which include merchandising manager Wayne Barrow. This has helped...