Lyrics: Biggie Smalls' Legacy Revived W/ "Notorious" Soundtrack
Monday, Dec 1, 2008 9:22PM
The legacy of Christopher "Biggie Smalls" Wallace will become revived through a mixture of his greatest hits and unreleased music on the upcoming Notorious soundtrack.
With appearances by Diddy, Lil' Kim, Too Short and Bone Thugs N Harmony, the project also features new material like Jadakiss's and Faith Evans' "Letter to B.I.G." along with Jay-Z and Santogold's "Brooklyn Go Hard."
As previously reported by SOHH, the CD will feature unreleased demo tracks from Biggie's earlier days before signing to Bad Boy Records.
"We kept everything as is, in its raw form," Notorious movie producer Wayne Barrow told Hollywood Insider. "This is what got him the deal, plain and simple. His fans have been asking for it for years."
Demos from the disc include "Guaranteed Raw," "Microphone Murderer" and "Love No Ho."
The Notorious soundtrack hits retail stores Tuesday, January 13.
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