Diddy, Busta Rhymes, Raekwon and more have paid homage to the late Notorious B.I.G. on his 38th birthday.
Writing via Twitter, Diddy gave his former Bad Boy Records artist a b-day shout-out.
“HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY NOTORIOUS BROTHER B.I.G…” (Diddy’s Twitter)
Busta, who most famously collaborated on Biggie’s “Victory” hit, named the rapper as the greatest emcee of all time.
“HAPPY BORN DAY 2 THE ONE OF THE GREATEST 2 EVER DO IT THE NOTORIOUS GLORIOUS B.I.G. RIP BIG HOMIE…WE MISS U AND WE LOVE BIG POPPA!!!” (Busta Rhymes’ Twitter)
Wu-Tang Clan‘s Raekwon also kept B.I.G.’s memory alive.
“Peace to the great Notorious B.IG happy born day, he will forever live!” (Raekwon’s Twitter)
Fellow New York rapper N.O.R.E. paid his respects to the rapper.
“RT HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY NOTORIOUS BROTHER B.I.G… (via @iamdiddy)” (N.O.R.E.’s Twitter)
Biggie’s friend, Lil Cease, reflected on the rapper’s memory.
“ima have that everything is hardbody mixtape up n a lil while.. its finally here.. trust me!! u wont b disappointed.. its a gift 4 B.I.G.” (Lil Cease’s Twitter)
Southern emcee Waka Flocka Flame also remembered the importance of May 21st.
“RIP 2 BIG” (Waka Flocka Flame’s Twitter)
Check out Joell Ortiz‘s “Too Soon” Notorious B.I.G. tribute below: