Unreleased, Unleashed, Un-leaked, Unknown, Unearthed, Unheard, Unrecorded and All Rumored Tracks
We here at TheMostNotorious.com like to compile as much information as possible on the Notorious BIG. On this page you will find songs that were recorded and never released (actually never released) and songs that never leaked online. You will find songs that are “rumored” to be out there but were never discovered. You will also on this page find songs or projects that the Notorious BIG was supposed to be on that never ended up happening. Hopefully, in the future these tracks will surface one way or another. Or even better would be if songs leaked that weren’t on this list leaked that no one knew about! If there are any songs that are totally unreleased or confirmed and unconfirmed tracks that are missing on this list, please contact us at NotoriousCollector@gmail.com
– There are rumors of a Hypnotize original to exist where Biggie is also singing the chorus
– The Source Magazine wanted Biggie to appear on an “Unsigned Hype” album that would include all of the unsigned hype artists featured in 1992. The contract was less then what Biggie wanted, so he never recorded for that album
– There are rumors of an original version of Victory to exist where Biggie is rapping all verses, including Puffy’s
– DJ Red Spyda (a G-Unit affiliate) claimed to have an unheard Biggie and Mase song that he was going to unearth on one of his mixtapes in 2003. That song has since not been unearthed.
– In 2008, Ready to Die producer Easy Mo Bee, said that he has an unreleased and never leaked song titled “Money, Hoes and Clothes” that was a song left off of “Ready To Die”.
– Puffy was working on a documentary about Biggie’s life titled “Born Again” that he was going to narrate. It was originally planned to be released in 1997.
– A 1992 song called “Big Up It’s a Stick Up” was recorded featuring 3rd Eye, Biggie, Ol Dirty Bastard and LS from Rumpletilskinz. Many have tried digging up this track, but in the end were unsuccessful. According to some, Puff is the only person to have the song. This song is a left over from “Ready To Die”.
– There is also rumored to be a reference track for “Getting Money Remix” where Biggie is rapping all versions of the song, including Lil’ Cease and Lil’ Kim’s verses
– There are rumors that Biggie and E-40 were planning to record a track together after burying their beef. Biggie was killed shortly after that and the song was never recorded.
– There were reports that along with a Lauryn Hill dedication song on Born Again, DMX was also going to release a Biggie tribute song. No word on if that song was recorded or not.
– Daz also claims to have recorded two songs with Biggie in 1994 before the beef with 2Pac. Daz said he was going to release them and never did. He later claimed he was ready to sell them for a million each.
– Biggie once said in an interview that he has a really early tape of him rapping raw (that was unedited, unscripted, unwritten, not practiced) of him freestyling for 60 minutes over EPMD instrumentals. That tape has never been found
– Biggie had recorded a song with Mary J Blige for her album “My Life”, but the song was cut from the final album because of Biggie’s overly sexual lyrical matter
– The original version of the song “Ready To Die” was not released due to sampling clearance issues
– There are people who claim that one or two more 2Pac and Biggie collaborations exist with unheard rhymes for both rappers.
– Big Punisher had said that he met Biggie before he passed and was ready to record a song with if him. That song was never recorded, however sources close to Pun stated the he had already written his verse and the chorus for the song
– Prodigy was originally supposed to be on the Life After Death song Last Days.
– Biggie and Shaq had planned to record a song in 1994, years before they recorded “Cant Stop The Reign”
– DJ Ron G had given Biggie two unheard beats that Biggie paid for. Those two beats have never been released and no one knows if Biggie ever rapped to them.
– There are rumors to be a Part II to the Dreamz of Fucking an R and B Bitch song. The song is allegedly called “Punchin An MC Snitch (Just Hatin)” where Biggie is taking shots at MCs.
– Biggie had recorded an original version of “The World Is Filled…” with Too Short and West Coast rapper Richie Rich. Eventually Richie Rich’s verse was taken off and replaced with Puffy
– Gimme The Loot was going to have a remix with a special guest from Nas. Nas never showed up to the recording. Typical Nas.
– In between Born Again and Biggie Duets, Mr. Cee was going to release a retail album (not a mixtape) of pre-Ready to Die songs that he recorded with Biggie. This was going to be released on Mr. Cee’s Beat Street Records.
– “Rise” is a song rumored to have been recorded for Life After Death along with Fat Joe. The song as of yet has not surfaced.
– There is rumored to be an unreleased song with Biggie and Black Rob titled “Overstand”
– There is an alternative version to “Flip That Shit” that is rumored to exist featuring Naughty By Nature
– On Biggie’s original first demo tape is a 4th track which is a DJ Red Alert Promo. That has been not been released and there is very little information on it.
– Biggie at one point had a goal of recording “a positive and emotional album with the most sophisticated singers in the industry.” He said he wanted to record with Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey and Cassandra Wilson for the album. There is no concrete information on whether or not those songs were recorded.
– Biggie had said in an interview that he was trying to make a song with Erick Sermon in 1995. It is unknown if he and Erick Sermon recorded that song
– There are rumors that Biggie and Tupac recorded a song for “Ready To Die” in its early stages that was not put on the album
– Junior Mafia’s follow up album to Conspiracy was originally planned to be released in the winter of 2001. Junior Mafia planned to have a few unheard Biggie rhymes included on the album. That album was eventually released in 2007 and contained no new BIG.
– There are speculations that Biggie has a special guest appearance on a remix to Diana King’s 1995 hit “Shy Guy”. As of now, that remix track has never been found.
– Biggie was going to be on The Isley Brothers song “Floating”. He was supposed to be on the remix of the song, but never recorded it because he was in the hospital from a car accident.
– Ray J once said in an interview that Biggie was going to be on a remix of his, “Everything That You Want”.
– The original version of Nasty Boy was called “Nasty Girl” (not the Duets song) and sampled Prince. The sample never cleared and the retail version changed to “Nasty Boy”
– The original advance version of “Life After Death” had more than 30 tracks, the retail version of the album contained only 24 tracks. There are more than 7 unreleased songs from “Life After Death” unreleased
– Fat Joe has said that he and Biggie were going to record a full album together called Twinz when Fat Joe was going to sign to Bad Boy Records.
– Fat Joe also said in a 2013 interview, that he and Biggie recorded and completed 4 songs together. He also didn’t know who has the rights to these songs or where there are.
– The original version of “4 My Peeps” actually had Biggie, Crustified Dibbs, and Akinyele. That version has never been released
– The original version of “Warning” which has never been released, is equalized differently and sounds different from the retail version
– Biggie was going to be on Capone and Noreaga’s song TONY. He was killed before recording that remix.
– Born Again was going to contain a remix to “Gimme The Loot” featuring Black Rob.
– Before Busta Rhymes released his 2006 Aftermath album The Big Bang, he claimed one of the songs contained an unheard BIG verse. The retail release of that album does not have any unheard Biggie.
– In an interview in 1996, Biggie stated that he wanted Warren G to be a part of Life After Death. He and Warren G were good friends prior to the beef with Tupac and Deathrow. That beef is the reason the two never recorded a song together.
– Before Diddy released his 2006 album Press Play, he claimed that the album would contain a track with an unheard Biggie verse. The retail version of that album does not contain any unheard Biggie.
– Many claim that Biggie wrote most of Lil’ Kim’s debut album and recorded reference tracks for each song.
– Biggie had wanted to record a song produced by Large Professor for Life After Death. It is unknown at this time whether or not that track was actually recorded.
– After poor reviews of Biggie Duets, Puffy stated that he was going to release a second album with 12-14 new unheard Biggie songs. The track listing was going to contain these songs:
1) Biggie-Diddy-Nate Dogg song
2) Biggie-Tupac-Dr. Dre song
3) Biggie-Jadakiss-Styles P song
4) Biggie-DMX- Young Jeezy song
5) Biggie- Fabolous song
6) Biggie- 50 Cent- Lloyd Banks song
7) Biggie- Kanye West- Alicia Keys song
8) Biggie- Diddy- Mase song
And a handful more songs
– Doggie Diamond (The interview king) has said the he had demo songs of Biggie, Lil’ Kim and Lil’ Cease before any of them were signed. These are songs that Biggie recorded in 1990-91.
– There is a rumored track that is called “Until They Murder Me” by Dramacydal, Biggie, 2Pac and Lil’ Shawn. This track was “said” to be recorded in 1994.
– Brooklyn’s Finest II has been said to exist. Dame Dash has said in interviews that it does exist and was originally going to be on Jay-z’s The Black Album.
– You’ll See (Part 2) was meant to be on the 1999 Album, “Born Again”. The Part II track featured Shyne, G-Dep, The Lox and Black Rob. That song was never released and never leaked online
– “Rely on Bedstuy” is a track rumored to be an extremely rare pre-Ready to Die or Ready to Die leftover track. This song has not been released.
– The original to “What You Want” which was intended to be on Ready to Die has never been released
– In an interview with Murder Dog magazine in 1995, Biggie said that he was working on “a remix album with a couple of new cuts on it” to be released before “Life After Death” was released. Little else is known about this “remix album”
– Easy Mo Bee has said that he has unreleased Ready to Die extras which he was going to release along with Puff, but they never did.
– There is a song that was recorded for Life After Death but was never released, and its called “Another Man’s Dealing My Time”
– There exists an alternative version to the Biggie Duets song “Spit Your Game”.
– There exists an alternative version to the Biggie Duets song “Mi Casa” featuring Too Short.
– There exists an alternative version to the Biggie Duets song “Just A Memory”.
– There are rumors of an OG “Mo Money Mo Problems” to be floating around which has not been released.
– There is supposed to be a Life After Death leftover called “Once Upon A Time” with Fat Joe.
– There are 3 songs listed on a 10 track version of Biggie’s demo tape (the Original was 3) that have not surfaced. These songs are “Bitches”, “The Crook from the Brook” and “Biggie Smalls”.
– Other pre-Ready to Die songs which are rumored to exist are “Crooklyn” and “Business Instead of Games”
– In an interview in 1994, Biggie really wanted to record with R&B singer Lala Hathaway on his 2nd album
– In 2006 and 2007, Puff chose Paul Wall to chop and screw “Biggie Duets” and “Greatest Hits”. Puff was going to release them as two different retail albums. Those have since not been released.
– Biggie had also wanted to record a song with Q-Tip for Life After Death. No one knows if that track was ever recorded.
– Ready to Die originally had a version of What Chu Want on it.
– Ready to Die also originally had a second sex skit interlude.
– In an interview with Shaq, he said that there was another verse recorded for the “Cant Stop The Reign” song. Shaq wanted a cleaner verse to appeal to his younger audience and a new verse was recorded instead.
– Biggie had tried to record a song with Mary J Blige for the double album Life After Death. That song was never recorded
– There was an older version of Born Again that was recorded in 1998. Some of the feautures were not included and some beats were different.
– Biggie’s very first raw original demo is rumored to be longer than the 3 track demo. Biggie said an interview that his first raw original demo contained 20-30 minutes of him rapping.
– There are rumors of older rarer Biggie material that was recorded during the time of 1991 and 1992 to exist that were not on any of his demos. DJ 50 grand did a lot of recording of Biggie that was just raw material of him rapping. He recorded straight raps, no chorus or hooks.
– Biggie really wanted to record a song with Lady of Rage. Biggie was a huge fan of hers, and always wanted to be featured on one of her songs
– An Original to the song “Kick In The Door” (which is rumored to be a diss at Nas) has been rumored to exist. The original of the song has been rumored to include disses to Tupac and others. That song has never surfaced.
– Before Tupac was shot at Quad Studios in 1994, Biggie and Tupac had plans to record lots of music together
– In 2013, Lil’ Kim said she has one unreleased Notorious BIG song that may be used on her new album due out at the end of year
– There are rumors that Biggie wanted Da Brat to be on “The One More Chance Remix”
– Biggie was recording with DJ Premier before he died in 1997
– The “Getting Money” Remix with Lil’ Cease and Lil’ Kim originally had a different beat
– Biggies friend Uptown from Brooklyn has unreleased unheard records that were recorded while Biggie and some friends were hanging out smoking and rapping in his house
– In 1997 right before Biggie’s death, Puffy was planning on teaming Biggie with The Chemical Brothers for a remix to a “Life After Death” recording. It would have been Biggie’s first electronica/dance song
– There are rumors that Biggie recorded a song called “Stayin Alive” that was produced by Stevie J was originally planned to be on Life After Death
– Biggie wanted to start is own record label “Brooklyn Mint Records” and wanted go back to being hard core as he was way earlier on in his career for Ready To Die.
– Rumors are that “The Commision” had already started recording at the time of Biggie’s death in March of 1997
– After the success of some of his songs where he sung the hook and chorus, artists were looking forward to recording songs where Biggie sung the choruses. Biggie was expected to be on a lot of songs as the hookman in 1997 and 1998
– Biggie was going to executive produce Charli Baltimore’s first album and also be a ghostwriter. He also would have had some guest appearances on that album which was original set for 1998
– Bad Boy Records also recorded a “Warning Remix” that was scheduled to be on “Born Again”. That song never made the album
– Biggie was suppose to be on Camron’s debut album and had planned to be an executive producer of the album
– Biggie was suppose to be on Mase’s debut album “Harlem World”
– Biggie was suppose to be on The Lox’ debut album
– Lil’ Kim stated in 2013, that Biggie’s original DJ 50 Grand still has very early recordings which are unreleased and never heard
– Lil’ Kim also claims to have a few unreleased and unheard Biggie verses in her vault
– Biggie was planning on completely writing Lil’ Cease’s debut album, which was to be titled “Puppy Love”. He was also planning on rapping a verses on that album
– Biggie really envisioned that he and Tupac would settle their beef one day, and that the two would go on to record together
– Biggie was going to do an exclusive freestyle on a DJ SNS mixtape, but canceled last minute
– In 1994, Biggie was planning to record a song with me Jeru The Damaja, and MOP which was called “A Brooklyn Thing”
– Ready to Die was originally set to be very different from what the final version was. Biggie had planned to use very different producers at first. He once said, “My original list of producers had all the big willies that Nas worked with except for QTip. I didn’t really know Tip got down like that. But their schedules were so stuck in , and at the same time they never really heard of me,so I don’t blame them”. Biggie was trying to have Ready To Die sound similar to Illmatic. Biggie then would have wanted to work with Pete Rock, L.E.S. and Large Professor
– A song that was recorded for Life After Death but was never released is titled “Somebody Else’s Guy” and it features Lil Kim
– Another song that was recorded for Life After Death but never released was titled “Spanish Fly”