Christopher Wallace a.k.a. The Notorious B.I.G. was more than just a rapper, he is considered by many to be one of the greatest MC’s to ever pick up a mic or spit a 16. On March 9, 1997, The Notorious B.I.G was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles. 14 years later, we’re still celebrating the life of The Notorious B.I.G.