Hip Hop Week In Review: The Notorious B.I.G., 50 Cent, Kanye West

Hip Hop Week In Review: The Notorious B.I.G., 50 Cent, Kanye West

Lil Cease details getting into a car accident with The Notorious B.I.G. and 50 Cent clowns Floyd Mayweather.

Kanye West and Drake took over the Hip Hop headlines this week with the release of Ye’s much-anticipated adidas collaboration and a surprise mixtape from Drake. Also in the news, Lil Cease opened up about a car accident that permanently injured The Notorious B.I.G. and left him writing parts of Life After Death in a hospital bed. 50 Cent also doubles down on his beef with Floyd Mayweather, saying, “He’s scared to death,” of fighting Manny Pacquiao.

Meanwhile, Questlove addresses Jay Z’s rumored Illuminati connections and Fetty Wap speaks out about losing one of his eyes.

Lil Cease Says The Notorious B.I.G. Wrote A Portion Of “Life After Death” While Hospitalized

Recalling how he got in a car accident with The Notorious B.I.G. that permanently injured Big’s leg and his own jaw, Lil Cease broke down the lead-up to the crash and how some of Life After Death was actually written from the hospital as a result.

“I just had to laugh at it,” Cease said in an interview with VladTV. “You go through some real experiences with him, that’s gonna happen…That was like a reality check for him,” Cease said. “He got a chance to sit up in that hospital for a while. And reflect and think. But it was real. He was in the hospital for about three months and had to do like six months of therapy.”

Read the full story on HipHopDX here.

50 Cent Says Floyd Mayweather Scared To Death Of Manny Pacquiao Fight

Keeping up with their ongoing and public rift, 50 Cent had some more choice words for Floyd Mayweather when he stopped by the Sports Illustrated offices for an interview.