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Notorious B.I.G.’s 1997 crown sells for nearly $600,000

WorldNews Wednesday, 16 September 2020
Notorious B.I.G.’s 1997 crown sells for nearly $600,000More than 120 pieces of hip hop history took center stage at Sotheby’s Auction House in New York Tuesday, CBS News’ Vladimir Duthiers reports. The unconventional collection, which included memorabilia from the Notorious B.I.G. and the Wu-Tang Clan, brought in $2 million and made Sotheby’s the first major international auction house to dedicate an entire collection to the...
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A crown, worn by the rapper notorious BIG, was auctioned-off for nearly 600 thousand dollars. Biggie wore the plastic crown during his last photo shoot, just three days before he was shot and killed in 1997.

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