14 New-Millennium Artists We Would’ve Liked to See Biggie Collaborate With


Throughout his career, The Notorious B.I.G. collaborated with a bunch of influential artists like 2Pac, Jay-Z, Michael Jackson, and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony just to name a few.

Big’s untimely death cheated rap fans who never got the chance to see the Notorious One’s career progress. The new millennium ushered in a ton of new rap talent that’ll unfortunately never get the chance to be blessed with a Biggie verse (posthumous collabs don’t count). So, on the 14th anniversary of Big’s death XXLMag.com takes a look at 14 artists from the last decade that we would have liked to see B.I.G. share the mic with. — Ralph Bristout and Kai Acevedo

  • $ykotic

    features are looking like school projects…

    “tomorrows homework is to write a composition on the Notorious BIG to present to the class”

    tell me i’m lying though

  • Fireforreal

    Not feeling Maino,Drake,Rick ross or swizz doing anything with B.I.G who the Fuck came up wit this list lol Horrrrrrrrrible

  • BeegBoi

    no shyne?!!… damn dis list is shit without him….

  • Jkiddversion1

    wtf Drake here but no Eminem No bueno

    • Jack_Tha_Rippa

      He already did one with Em… Even tho after Death

  • Gianni Shamari

    Keyshia Cole, Alicia Keys, Shyne, Fabolous, Kanye West, 50 Cent, Eminem, Ja Rule, J. Cole, and Beanie.

  • No Name

    Khaled, Kanye & Drake are the most likely to be no-gos. Khaled is just annoying and unless Pun was still alive and allowed dude to be part of TS, Biggie wouldn’t be likely to give him the time of day. Although there is the fact that his man already hooked up with him for a few joints, making that a maybe. Kanye? Eh. Dude’s style is way to far out to try to mesh together, but yet again so was MJs. Yet another maybe. Drake? Something in me just doesn’t see that happening though it would be nice. Sorry, Jimmy Brooks.

  • HollaHovito

    not to be one of those guys wtf is a crack mac can u get at mickey d’s?

  • Tru Talk

    Uh wat about 50??? 50 the only one that is on Biggie’s level as far as star power from New York in the 2000 era and u don’t even name him???

  • Jak

    Looks like the yadded some NY rappers just so they could load up a list of southern rappers. Thats weak..

  • Hakeem

    Disrespect to BIG by puttin DRAKE up there 4real!!!!

  • Sean Izzle

    WHAT? when the hell did The Notorious B.I.G. do a song with 2pac

    Anyone?

    it cant be true

    • DiddyBopp

      On “Runnin” 1994, produced by Easy Moe Bee, check the facts.

  • Diddy Bopp

    To all those complaining, half of yall…better yet all of ya’ll wouldn’t even know who B.I.G. would’ve collabo’d with. I mean if you look at his track record he collaborated with a lot of “left-field” artists: Micheal Jackson, DMC, Aaron Hall, Tracey Lee, Jay-Z (when he was a nobody), Too $hort, Lil Shawn, Da Brat, and the list goes on and on. At the time there was Big Daddy Kane, NaS, Wu-Tang, etc. and these dudes were killing the game at the moment. but, B.I.G. didn’t collab with either one of’em (except Method Man). What ya’ll gonna say because of beef? F*k outta here. Check ya facts and think outside the bandwagon you and iThugs and Mr. Me Toos. Props to this list, just wish Nelly made the list, dude was the golden child of the new millenium/last decade (2000-2010 for you dumbfcuks)

  • kid vic

    J.cole, Cyhi da prynce, Pill, Curren$y, Royce Da 5’9, Big K.R.I.T., killa kyleon any of them would be crazy