The Legacy Of Biggie Lives On, Medgar Evers College In Brooklyn Unveil Enormous Sculpture

| March 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s hard to believe that it has been 20 years since legendary rapper Notorious B.I.G. was a victim of gun violence.

Thursday, March 9th, will mark 20 years since the rapper was murdered in a case that still remains unsolved. One institution that is helping to ensure his memory lives on is CUNY school Medgar Evers College.

The school, located in Crown Heights, Brooklyn and named after slain black civil rights activist Medgar Wiley Evers, recently unveiled a large sculpture of Biggie’s face on display in the library.

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Darnell Moore has extensively studied music and urban culture both academically and professionally for over 20 years. His writings and posts have appeared in many major urban publications. Moore is the founder and creator of Memoirs of an Urban Gentleman. Contact him , or

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