Impact: Junior Mafia Hosts Notorious BIG Tribute In NY, Preps Riot Musik

Tuesday, Mar 8, 2005 12:00AM

Published by SOHH.com

This Wednesday (Mar. 9) at New York's The Roxy, Junior Mafia will celebrate the 8th anniversary of the late great Notorious BIG's passing. Next month, JM drops their long-anticipated album, Riot Musik on their new label, Mega Media Records.

This year on the fateful day of March 9th, Junior Mafia and Mega Media Records will present The Official Tribute To The Notorious B.I.G in NYC at The Roxy. The event, hosted by comedian Michael Blackson (The African King of Comedy), will feature performances by Junior Mafia, Jadakiss, Mobb Deep and Mr. Cheeks with Busta Rhymes and Method Man as special guests. DJ Clark Kent and Big Kap will be on the wheels of steel.

Fans can grab tickets at the www.ticketalternative.com or at the box office. Advance tickets will cost $40 and heads will be charged $60 at the door -with the first 300 girls in free. A portion of the concert's proceeds will be donated to the Christopher Wallace Foundation.

Finally, BIG's Bed-Stuy homies and protégé rap group, Junior Mafia -now comprised of Lil Cease, Klept and Banger, are ready to drop their sophomore LP, Riot Musik. The album will be release on the group's own Mega Media Records on April 19th.

This week, celebrate BIG's legacy at The Official Tribute To The Notorious B.I.G at The Roxy. Next month, pick up Junior Mafia's Riot Musik in stores April 19th.

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