Today, we are going to talk about interesting theme and we will talk mostly about music. Art and music is something special that connects all people around the world and makes us to be full filled. If we ignore specific types of art, our life will be empty and it will make no sense. Art is something special that gives power to every human being to be different from the rest.

Different types of art fall into the art, and in today’s theme we will talk about music. Music is among people from the beginning of humanity and music has always given joy and peace to all people. Music is for joy and for happiness, but it also helps us in situations when we are sad and disappointed. That’s why music has always been amongst us and different musical styles have developed throughout history.

In today’s time, we can find many different types of music, and each person has his favorite genre. Our current theme is dedicated to rap music and today we will describe this kind of music and a rapper who gained popularity in the world of this music.

When we talk about rap music, it was created during the 80s and 90s in USA and in the beginning this music belonged to the Black people because they first started to make this music. They created this direction of music and in the coming years this music became popular throughout the world.

Rap music has always been controversial and in these songs the rappers have expressed their emotions and their own personal opinion. Many parents advised their children not to listen to this kind of music because it is violent and does not bring good and positive messages.

In the early 90s, rap and hip hop music had great success. This style of music began to evolve much earlier, however, during the 90’s this music experienced an expansion. In this period there was a number of rap and hip hop artists who appeared, this music helped young people to express their emotions, show their dissatisfaction and express their thoughts.

In the coming years this music became more and more popular, and in the present time rap music is one of the most popular music genres in the world. Today there are many rappers who have different styles and who send different messages to the audience.

Also in the present time there are different directions of rap music and in today’s theme we will try to describe to you the rapper who was very popular around the world.

We will talk about the Big Pun rapper who died as a young man, but has left a great mark on rap music. He was a very talented rapper who made a successful rap career and one of the best American rappers who appeared on the scene.

Big Pun has made many successful songs that have become a hit and loved by all fans of rap music. He had his style and all people considered him as one of the best rappers. Big Pun made his professional debut in the studio in 1995 and has since continued with successful songs.

In the following years he has made a lot of success on the American rap scene and has worked with other successful rappers.

Unfortunately, Big Pun passed away in 2000 at his 28th birthday. In this text we will introduce you to the details of his life and his short career.

Early Years

Big Pun or Christopher Lee Rios was born November 10, 1971 in New York, USA.

He grew up with parents who are Puerto Rican descent. He had 1 brother and 2 sisters but he was not in good relations with them. They were often separated because their parents were in a bad relationship. Big Pun remained to live with his mother, who advised him to go to school and to learn. He did not like to learn, but he liked sports and in the elementary school he trained a basketball. He began to train boxing at the beginning of the high school and he was very talented for this sport.

During that period he began to record rap songs, but they were not on a professional level. He often performed at local parties and at his school, and people felt that he had a talent for rap music. When he was 15, he left the house and did not want to live with his mother. At one moment he was a homeless person and he had to deal in various ways. When he was 16, he was hit by a car and he took a lot of money from the insurance. After a year, Christopher decided to use the money and he decided to ask for his love from the school to marry him and they moved into a new house.

After a few years, Big Pun got into depression because of his childhood and his parents, and he often consumed food. When he was 20 years old he had over 130 kg and he had to go to the hospital for various therapies because the thickness jeopardized his health.

Big Pun continued to go on therapies, but that did not help him because he continued to get fat and his highest thickness was when he was 324 kg. In the following period, he dealt with rap music and music helped him to forget about problems with thickness. His friends offered him great support and they thought that he would succeed in making a good career.


Big Pun recorded his first professional rap song in 1995 when he was guest on a rapper album from New York.

After this song, many people thought that Big Pun had a talent for rap music and they wanted from him to continue recording. In the following period, Big Pun recorded several new songs and released his first single in 1996, and this song brought him great popularity.

After this year, Big Pun has worked with many rappers from the USA and he wanted to make a good career in the future. He had great support from his friends and his wife who had always been with him. She helped him to deal with problems and to try to make a career in rap music for which he was very talented.

By the year 2000, Big Pun released 1 album, 2 mix tapes and many singles and songs with other rappers with whom he had good cooperation. He left a big mark in American hip hop and it is certain that people will remember his songs for a long time.

In 2000, Big Pun was supposed to hold a big concert with Fat Joe and Jennifer Lopez, but he had to give up because of the disease. He had heart problems because of thickness and he could not hold a concert.

After a few days he experienced a heart attack and died in his home. This event shocked all fans of rap music and all the people were very disappointed for his death. Big Pun will be remembered as a rapper who in 5 years managed to make a big number of hits and to become one of the best rappers on the American hip-hop scene.

Personal Life

Big Pun did not appear much in public because, due to his problems with the thickness, he spent most of his time at home.

He managed to make a good but short rap career and his songs will always be remembered by all fans of rap music. He is one of the rappers who in a short time managed to win many fans around the world.

Quick Summary

Full Name: Christopher Lee Rios

Birthplace: New York, USA

Date of birth: November 10, 1971

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Profession: Rapper

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