Big L Rank
About Big L
Big L was an American hip hop artist who burst onto the hip hop scene with the release of his 1995 debut solo album entitled Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous. The album spawned famous songs such as M.V.P. and Put It On and met with critical acclaim. He is regarded as one of the greatest MCs of all time. His life came to a tragic end in 1999 when he was murdered in a drive-by shooting in Harlem.
He was born to Charles Davis and Gilda Terry. He grew up with two siblings, including Donald Phinazee.
He died after being shot approximately nine times in the chest and face. His killer was never found.
Rapper Eminem made paid tribute to him in his 2005 hit single Like Toy Soldiers.
Big L Rank
Big L's Popularity
Big L was a famous American rapper, who was born on May 30, 1974. As a person born on this date, Big L is listed in our database as the 22nd most popular celebrity for the day (May 30) and the 80th most popular for the year (1974).
People born on May 30 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Big L is the 614th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Big L's birthday, Big L is the 4523rd most famous American and ranks 169th in famous people born in New York City, New York, U.S.
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