Netflix has made a documentary about hip-hop legend The Notorious BIG.The movie Biggie: I Got A Story To Tell can be seen from March 1, the streaming service announced on Monday.

The mother of The Notorious BIG, who was shot dead in 1997 at the age of 24, and his close friend and ‘discoverer’ Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs are executive producers on the documentary.

“Christopher Wallace, aka The Notorious BIG, is still one of the icons of hip-hop, known for his signature flow and autobiographical lyrics. The documentary celebrates his life through rare behind-the-scenes footage and stories from his best friends. family “, Netflix describes the film.

The New York based rapper made his breakthrough in 1994 with his album Ready To Die . During the recording of his second album in 1996, the battle between East Coast and West Coast rappers, including his rival Tupac Shakur, intensified. Shakur was shot in September 1996 and Wallace six months later. Both murders have never been solved.