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Sometimes Your Words Just Hypnotize Me

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Christopher George Latore Wallace is better known as Biggie Smalls, Big Poppa, and The Notorious B.I.G.

In Los Angeles to promote his upcoming record release, and making a video for his single "Hypnotize," the East Coast rap superstar was gunned down in a drive-by shooting following a party on March 9, 1997. He was 24 years old. The murder case remains unsolved.

Let's go back to Cali, 1997 style.