Christopher Wallace (May 21, 1972 - March 9, 1997), also known as Biggie Smalls and The Notorious B.I.G. was an American rapper and hip hop artist. Biggie was noted for his loose, easy flow and dark semi-autobiographical lyrics. His albums include Ready to Die, Life After Death, Born Again, Duets: The Final Chapter, Greatest Hits. Popular songs include Juicy, Big Poppa, One More Chance, Hypnotize, Mo Money Mo Problems, Sky's The Limit.