Today, damn near all of the entertainment world mourns the loss of Christopher Wallace, known to his fans as Notorious B.I.G. and Biggie Smalls. While some speculate what his place in hip-hop would've been had he not been killed, most relish the memories they had with him vicariously through his music and the impact his charismatic bars had on his New York neighborhood and beyond. Editors from publications under Billboard/The Hollywood Reporter -- including VIBE's Editor-in-Chief Datwon Thomas -- sit down to chop it up in honor of arguably Brooklyn's finest.
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Panel from left to right: Dan Rys, Billboard staff writer; Brian Josephs, Spin staff writer; Adelle Platon, Billboard staff writer; Datwon Thomas, Vibe editor in chief.
This article was originally published by Vibe