Not everyone is happy about bringing “Big Pun Back”. Over the weekend, Pun’s widow Liza Rios turned to her Facebook page and said she felt “disrespected” by Joell Ortiz’s tribute track. A lot of people are asking how I feel bout Joell Ortiz BIG PUN is Back. Well it was a good attempt on Joell Ortiz part BUT a BIG PUN he will Never be! Found it a bit disrespectful that he would say he the next Christopher Lee Rios […]
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Thanks to Joell Ortiz, Big Punisher is back and BHHTV gets the drop to premiere the accompanying visual aid.
Fat Joe was recently in Orlando and celebrated DJ Nasty’s “100th” birthday. During his performance at Dragon Room, he was also joined by Big Pun’s sister. Reunited and it feels so good. themaguire
[vodpod id=Video.5957868&w=540&h=350&fv=] Big Pun’s family and supporters held a rally Saturday in efforts to rename 163rd St and Rogers Place in The Bronx, Big Pun Place. Showyaskills was on the block and filmed commentary from Pun’s sister and Triple Seis. For those wanting to see a change, sign the petition here .
For the second time, fans of Big Pun are petitioning for the renaming of a Bronx street in his honor. This time, his sister Nicole Rodriguez wants to rename 163rd St and Rogers Place: “Big Pun Place”. “I feel I owe this to my brother. He was not only my brother, he was a father figure. He stepped in when my parents couldn’t. So I want to push for this. He deserves it. It would become a visual cemetery for […]
This was initially supposed to drop last year. But with yesterday marking 11 years since Pun’s passing DJ Soul finally releases his tribute mix of the late rapper. He plans to release the project on iTunes with proceeds going towards Pun’s family. Tracklist and download link after the jump.
With today marking the 11th anniversary of Big Pun’s death, Angie Mar dug in her archives and found an old interview with Big Pun and N.O.R.E. on Hot 97. Pun talks about being nominated for a Grammy and wanting to be the first rapper to release a quadruple album. Ha! Rest In Peace, Punisher.