Jadakiss Talks “Letter To B.I.G.,” Disses Actor Who Played Tupac In “Notorious”

With his video tribute to Biggie Smalls leaking yesterday, Jadakiss took some time out to share his thoughts on Notorious and his “Letter to B.I.G.”

On the song, the Yonkers MC and one time Bad Boy label mate felt compelled to update the deceased rapper on hip-hop’s current climate. “I wanted to make a letter to my dead homey just to tell him how I felt about the game right now – the state of hip-hop – and how I thought things was going,” he explained during a conference call on Wednesday afternoon. “I didn’t want it to be in song format or none of that. It’s a real letter to Big. And it came across real strong to the people. They accepted it; they got other people doing other letters, that’s a beautiful thing when the song can inspire the people to do the same thing.”

The song is featured on the recently released soundtrack to the Biggie biopic Notorious amongst a new song by Jay-Z and unreleased demos by Big. “I had actually did that like 2-3 months before they even started shooting the movie,” he said. “That was only slated to be on my album but I let the soundtrack get that.”

Asked how he felt about the flick, The Lox rapper didn’t seem too pleased with actor Anthony Mackie’s portrayal of Tupac Shakur. “I really didn’t like the Pac character in that movie,” he admitted. “They could of did better on Pac.”

Jada’s highly anticipated Roc-A-Fella debut, The Last Kiss is slated to hit shelves on March 10th. – Elan Mancini

  • http://www.justice.gov.za GO-Getta’

    Look @ that washed-up arrogant armchair-critic blah blah ’bout nuttin’
    Gayest fakest ugly mug shoot wannab’king of NY.

    Don’t he ‘no won’t get that crown if he keeps d**ridin’ letta’ 2 tha deceased.
    Dissin’ tha potrayal of the dead won’t get him album numbers he wishes & his boss ya know how won’t allowed 2 b’ outshine by this idiot.

    • BirDMan

      What the fuck are you babbling about? Your not comfy with how look so you gotta call other people ugly, except in lots of words.

      And Jada isnt dissin the portrayal, hes admitting they picked a bitch to play Tupac, and nowhere in the article does it have Jada dissin the dead.

      Read the shit before posting some bs comment.

  • http://thisis50.com RonB Discovery121

    yea yea and your blogging about it… what that make you?

  • Hate Hate and more Hate

    Lol @ that picture of Jadabitch

    He looks like a Ninja Turtle with a Bill Cosby sweater on. And this nigga is gay, he always rapping about kissing other niggas

    • dusty boy

      You would know a queer when u see them huh fagot?

      i feel bad for your son maan.
      a queer for a father and a fagot fucker for a mother.

      maan hol’ Up!!!

    • k

      “Ninja turtle with a Bill Cosby sweater” priceless you got me crying over here I’m laughing so hard, thanks man!!!

  • NE WHERE GANG

    They messed up on Pac & LiL Cease but they didnt mess up on LiL Kim or Faith especially LiL Kim lol

    • Hate Hate and more Hate

      Your right, they did drop the ball on Pac’s Character. They should have shown Pac carrying Humpy/Shock G’s weed and luggage or at least practing some of those funky fresh dance moves he used to do before he traded in his Kimono made of Kente Cloth for that tight ass leather vest and Aunt Jemima Bandanna.

      • amar

        yeah, pac wasn’t pac-like and lil cease was…9.

        kim was way hotter than real kim, but i’m not complaining

  • give it up

    Hate give it up kid. Ya shit has become corny as fuck. We get it dude you are the Internet hater. At least be funny with the hate. You calling a nigga gay yet you are checking him out. Sounds kinda fruity nigga. Try something new though this hate hate hate shit is old and boring now.

    • D-Block

      werd hes the wack version of g-unot killa

  • giantstepp

    Lil Cease character was portrayed like a BITCH! He can’t be happy about that.

  • http://www.myspace.com/emcdlthemusicprofile EmCDL

    Jadakiss can spit I don’t know what ya’ll talking about…and he just paying his respect to Biggie thats all. And even though I haven’t seen the movie yet (shame on me!), I have heard alot that the way they portrayed Tupac made him look immature and cocky…I’ll have to see it to believe it though

  • Mutada al sader the king

    Hate Hate and more Hate is now furiously typing at his cubical in Microsoft WORD to come up with a hateful response to the scathing disses just unleashed apon him by D-Block and give it up.

    • FLOSS

      @Mutada al sader the king -LOL !! That was a very complex joke my dude!

  • geico lizard

    ” They accepted it; they got other people doing other letters, that’s a beautiful thing when the song can inspire the people to do the same thing.”
    Jada needs to get off his own dick because cuban link did a letter to Pun along time ago.

  • I am legend

    A hate hate and more hate why dont u do ur moms a favor and kill urself always hating on pac that mans music changed peoples lives and gotten people through their day and he left his legacy even in death he is a icon and u have no legacy other than being a hater whos goin str8 2 hell 4 talkin down on the deceased.

  • http://www.myspace.com/highlandparkent Bizzy-C

    Yo you right my man wrote a letter to Big also.Check out Da best unsigned rapper @ http://www.myspace.com/dotgates07

  • monk58

    All of you sound so stupid. B.I.G. and pac are gone they will not be comin back.sounds like haters to me.