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The Notorious B.I.G. finally receives an honor that many feel is long overdue.

Just up the block from the Biggie’s childhood home, St. James Place now bears his name at the corner of Fulton Street: Christopher ‘Notorious B.I.G.’ Wallace Way. Voletta Wallace, Biggie’s mom tells ABC 7 NY that she’s been fighting for this for 22 years, since right after her only child was killed.

Here’s video coverage of the event:

Street renamed to honor Brooklyn-born rapper Notorious B.I.G.

RAPPER HONORED: The Christopher Wallace Memorial Foundation hosts the official street naming ceremony of Christopher "Notorious B.I.G." Wallace Way in honor of the late Brooklyn rapper, Notorious B.I.G. Read more: Check out more Eyewitness News - NEW HERE? - Hi!