Sean Puffy Combs aka P Diddy and Faith Evans played imperative roles in Notorious B.I.G.‘s life and inside the immediate success that followed … So it’s simplest fitting they will be the front and center whilst Biggie gets inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Sources close to P Diddy tell The music tycoon and his own family will attend the ceremony — broadcast stay on HBO — on May 2 in Cleveland. We’re advised Diddy can also have something up his sleeve to honor Biggie … even though it’s unclear if he’ll carry out or pay tribute onstage.
Faith tells TMZ … She’s ecstatic approximately her late-husband being honored as a first-poll inductee. And, like Diddy, Faith tells us her plan is to attend the ceremony. She’s also hopeful she’ll be a part of the night’s festivities honoring Biggie.
The duo, of course, go way again with Biggie. Diddy and Biggie met inside the early 90s and he signed Biggie to Bad Boys Records in 1993. Faith turned into also signed to Bad Boys whilst she met Biggie at a image shoot in 1994 and were given married just days later.
When Biggie turned into tragically gunned down in 1997 in L.A., Diddy and Faith collaborated with 112 and launched a tribute song, “I’ll Be Missing You.”
When the Rock Hall announced its honorees, Diddy couldn’t preserve back on his excitement … Filming himself on the road going berserk.
Biggie’s among 4 inductees getting known as to the Hall as first-time ballots — Whitney Houston, The Doobie Brothers and T-Rex are the others. Depeche Mode and Nine Inch Nails spherical out the 2020 Hall of Fame class.