Today (2/7/19) marks the anniversary of the death of rap legend Big Pun and we pay our respects today with his classic single taken from his 1998 Album “Capital Punishment” titled “You Aint A Killer“.
Capital Punishment was the first solo Latin Hip Hop album to go Platinum and landed Pun at #5 on the Billboard 200 Charts and a number 1 spot on the Top R&B albums charts. The Album would later go on to be nominated for Best Rap Album at the 1999 Grammy Awards.
Big Pun was noted to be one of the most lyrical emcees of his time and it showed on his only album released in his lifetime as the premier ear to rap music The Source magazine gave his work of art the highest of their rating system “5 Mics“, “He’ll rhyme every possible word in a line because he wants to be twice as nice….Capital Punishment’s all about execution.”
Check out one of many standout tracks from the album titled “You Aint A killer” Below.