Big L (born Lamont Coleman), rapper. He significantly contributed to the underground hip hop scene, and is often credited in helping to create the horrorcore genre of hip hop due to his song Devil's Son. His first professional appearance came on Lord Finesse's Yes You May (Remix). His singles include Ebonics, M.V.P., Pull It On, & Flamboyant. About.com called him the 23rd best MC of all time. He was killed after being shot 9 times in the face & chest in a drive-by shooting. R.I.P.