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REQUIRED LISTENING: The Notorious B.I.G. – “Everyday Struggle” (Dead Battery Remix)

The number of remixes that are submitted to UTG is sometimes ridiculous. Whether it’s unknown rappers trying to cash in on a popular beat with their own poorly-produced freestyle, or a DJ trying to make a classic track their own, people constantly contact us about posting their interpretation of previously successful tracks. For the most part, these messages don’t offer much in the form of quality content, but every now and then something comes through that makes us stop and say “Wow.” This post is about one such track.

Austrian producer, Dead Battery, has released a refreshing new version of …


STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Jae Millz – Long Kiss Goodnight (B.I.G. Tribute)

Jae Millz has dropped a new track in honor of hiphop’s fallen icon.

“Long Kiss Goodnight” finds Millz paying tribute to Notorious B.I.G. and delivers sick, yet smooth flowing verses on life and its lack of guarantees. You can stream, download, and experience “Long Kiss Goodnight” after the jump.

Seems like Millzy has been more quiet than usual recently, so it’s good to hear him grinding away in the booth. What do you think of his latest?

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UTG LIST: 15 Essential Notorious B.I.G. Songs

Fifteen years ago today, one of hiphop’s greatest voices was silenced. Biggie Smalls, AKA Notorious B.I.G. gave the world some of rap’s greatest verses and today UTG is celebrating his life and music with a collection of our favorite tracks and videos.

It is impossible to talk about the history of hiphop without discussing the work of Notorious B.I.G (born Christopher Wallace). Everything about his career was legendary, from the albums to the image, and while we do not claim to be the most well versed in his discography, we do take pride in our ability to recite many of …

STREAM: Kanye West vs. The Notorious B.I.G. – Suicidal Thoughts Runaway (White Lotus Mashup)

Albany-based mashup artist White Lotus has returned with another masterpiece for your ears. After mixing Yeezy’s “We Major” with “Bittersweet Symphony earlier this season, Lotus turns his eyes to Notorious’ “Suicidal Thoughts” and mixes in just enough of Yeezy’s “Runaway” to keep you on your toes. Click below and enjoy:

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New details on Notorious B.I.G.’s death

It has been over a decade since the rivalry between East coast & West coast rap scene boiled over and resulted in the deaths of Tupac and Notorious B.I.G. Since then, no one has been convicted for murdering either high profile rapper, but rumors have never ceased to swirl. Now, thanks to newly released information from the FBI, police may be one step closer to figuring out what happen to the Notorious B.I.G. Click below to find out what they now know!

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Notorious B.I.G murder investigation

Notorious B.I.G murder case is back under investigation based on new leads that have came up. Read up on more details after the link.