Listicle Without Commentary 11 Dead Rappers, in Order of Greatness, on the 12th Anniversary of Big L's Murder by Cord Jefferson February 15, 2011 11. MC Breed 10. Mac Dre 9. Eyedea 8. Pimp C 7. Eazy-E 6. Guru 5. Ol’ Dirty Bastard 4. Tupac 3. Big L 2. Big Pun 1. Biggie Cord Jefferson writes for The Root, Wonkette and The American Prospect. facebook twitter google+ pinterest email Cord Jefferson Lists! PEOPLE WHO HAVE DIED! Rappers Videos Culture (and TV) Haiku Salut, "Bleak and Beautiful (All Things)" just drink soda "Good" Coffee Shops in New York City the podcast The Awl Podcast: Laura Olin Culture (and TV) The Ring Tone Variations maritime law more or less So You Want to Write a Shipwreck Song surreal estate The Ungentrifiers Culture (and TV) Miguel, "...goingtohell" Culture (and TV) 2 8 1 4, "Huīfù"