Back In The Day: Biggie & Jay-Z Performing “Get Money” In 1996

By: 05.20.12  •  12 Comments

All hail the Internet as Fuse recently unearthed a rare clip of The Notorious One and Jigga on stage together performing at a party held for Video Music Box creator Ralph McDaniels. As explained by McDaniels:

“Every year, I had a birthday party,” said McDaniels. “I wanted to get B.I.G. to host [it], but really I wanted him to perform. Jay-Z came with the whole Roc-A-Fella crew and they got on stage. I told the DJ, ‘If Biggie gets on stage, play a Biggie song and we’ll get him to perform.’ DJ Ace threw on ‘Get Money’ and the whole crowd went crazy. B.I.G. looks at me like, ‘I guess I’m supposed to perform now, right?’ Jay-Z plays hypeman to B.I.G. on ‘Get Money.’ That just rang through the hood forever.” [Fuse]

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