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where biggie smalls was shot and killed

from the notorious b.i.g. posted in music by nevereatshreddedwheat

Biggie Smalls was shot in a drive-by at the intersection of Fairfax Ave and Wilshire Blvd on March 9, 1997 after leaving a Vibe Magazine party in Los Angeles with his entourage. They were able to drive to nearby Cedars-Sinai Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. His second studio album, a double disc set called Life After Death, was released fifteen days later on March 25.

Just like Tupac Shakur's death in Las Vegas the year before, the murder of Biggie Smalls remains unsolved.

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where tupac was shot

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Tupac Shakur was shot in a drive-by near the intersection of Flamingo Road and Koval Lane on the night of September 7, 1996 after leaving the Mike Tyson–Bruce Seldon boxing match at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas with his entourage. Paramedics took him to University Medical Center where he survived six days before dying on September 13th. Eight albums by Tupac have been released posthumously.

Just like Biggie Smalls' death in Los Angeles the next year, the murder of Tupac Shakur remains unsolved.

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birthplace of hip-hop

from dj kool herc posted in music by nevereatshreddedwheat

On August 11, 1973, Cindy Campbell threw a party in the rec room of 1520 Sedgwick Ave in the Bronx. Her brother DJ Kool Herc was behind the turntables at this 'back to school jam.' It cost the fellas $.50 for admission and the ladies ♥ got in for a quarter.

New York state officials declared this location the Birthplace of Hip-Hop in 2007.

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park hill apartments

from wu-tang clan posted in music by nevereatshreddedwheat

"Bullet holes lace the windows in one-six-oh"

Method Man, Raekwon and Inspectah Deck all lived in Staten Island's Park Hill Apartments. Inspectah Deck lived in 160, the building in the video for 'Protect Ya Neck. Definitely check it out if you are in the area... I hear it's nice.

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fort apache studios

from the pixies posted in music by nevereatshreddedwheat

Uncle Tupelo recorded their first studio album No Depression here at the Roxbury location of Fort Apache Studios in 1990.

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