Rip Big Pun
Christopher Lee Carlos Rios (November 10, 1971 – February 7, 2000), better known by hisstage name Big Pun (short for Big Punisher), was a Puerto Rican rapper who emerged from the underground rap scene in The Bronx in the late 1990s. He first appeared on albums fromThe Beatnuts, on the track “Off the Books”, and on Fat Joe‘s second album Jealous One’s Envy, on the track “Watch Out”, prior to signing to Loud Records as a solo artist. Big Pun’s career was cut short in 2000 at age 28 when he died of a fatal heart attack.
“Dont Want Be A Playa” ft Joe was my ish back in the day. Definitely a hip hop legend. Pun your truly missed.