Diddy Crowns Biggie ‘The Greatest Rapper of All Time’ on 25th Death Anniversary Biggie died on March 9, 1997. It has been 25 years since he died. Diddy took to his Instagram to post an old video clip from Biggie. He captioned it, there will never be another. The greatest rapper of all time. Today we celebrate and honor you king. Love and miss you. What is your favorite song from Biggie or featuring him?