5 American rappers dead too young
9 March 2018: The Notorious B.I.G., also known as Biggie Smalls, was murdered on March 9, 1997 in Los Angeles. He was 24 years old.
Dead of AIDS in March 1995 at the age of 31.
Hip-hop is often a matter of positions. Eazy-E got it before everyone else. Although his first lyrics with NWA were written by other members of the band, his instinctive leadership, his obsession for easy money and his big mouth have influenced a big part of the current hip-hop codes.