The Notorious B.I.G is an American Rapper and hip-hop artist. He is one of the greatest rappers while alive. He was shot and killed in Los Angeles, California, U.S March 9, 1997.
The Notorious B.I.G was born May 21 1972 in Brooklyn New York United States. His parents are Voletta Wallace and Selwyn George Latore. He had a rough beginning in life. He was into hard drugs. He dropped out of high school before his musical career. He was one of the greatest Rappers ever.
He is on the heavy side-weighing 179kg at a height of 6’ 2”. During his life time, he was married to Faith Evans. He has two children-Christopher Jr. and T’yanna.
His estimated net worth is a decent $160 million dollars
He began his career as a teenager with the help of DJ Mister Cee. He has proved to the world through his various albums and solo efforts that he is one of the ultimate in Rap music. His musical works include: Party and Bullshit; Ready to Die; Life After Death; Born Again.
He was not able to win a Grammy award though he was nominated on four different occasions. He won a total of 8 major awards during his life time.
- Occupation: Rapper and hip-hop artist
- Age at death: 24
- Date of Birth: May 21 1972
- Date of Death: March 9 1997
- Place of Birth: Brooklyn New York United States
- Gender: Male
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color: Brown
- Height in ft: 6’ 2”
- Weight in kg: 179.2
- Parents: Voletta Wallace and Selwyn George Latore
- Girl friend /Spouse: Faith Evans
- Ethnicity: Black American
- Nationality: American