This release is all a part of the celebration of Big’s 50th birthday this weekend.
There will be several ways that Brooklyn and the music industry will honor Big in coming days, including specialty MetroCards and his music playing at the entrance of the Barclays Center, but we’ve also received a new Biggie track, “G.O.A.T.,” featuring Ty Dolla $ign and Bella Alubo.
“Being on a song with Biggie has been a dream of mine since I was a kid,” Ty reportedly said about the single. “The song title is fitting of him…the GOAT. Happy Birthday, Big. We miss you!”
Voletta Wallace, Biggie’s mother, also said, “It’s wonderful to witness my son’s music reimagined for his fans and today’s generation of young men and women to embrace his art. I appreciate the hard work of all involved in bringing together the perfect blend of voices and music to this song, G.O.A.T.”
Stream “G.O.A.T.” and let us know where you may have heard those verses from Big before.
I’m poppin’ Magnums while Jigga bag somethin’
Watch is platinum, got jetlag from
Flights back and forth, pop corks of the best grapes
Make the best CDs and the best tapes
Don’t forget the vinyl, take girls, break spinals (Yeah)
Biggie be Richie like Lionel, sh*t