Lil’ Kim, Snoop Dogg and more honor The Notorious B.I.G. on his birthday

With today (May 21) marking what would have been The Notorious B.I.G.’s 48th birthday, fans and friends of the late rap legend have shared their remembrances across social media.

“Happy Biggie day guys!!!! Today we celebrate the King!” frequent collaborator Lil’ Kim wrote on Instagram. The 9 rapper also shared a photo of herself with Biggie, captioned, “Just a couple of kids from the hood trynna make it B.I.G!”

Also on the ‘Gram, Uncle Snoop shared a photo of a gold chain with the Brooklyn native’s head. “Biggie,” he captioned the post.

“Happy birthday to B.I.G the REAL/ ONLY KING of New York!” Jadakiss added in his own post.