Big L’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 30, 1974

Death Date

February 15, 1999

Age of Death

24 years

Cause of Death

Drive-by Shooting



The rapper Big L died at the age of 24. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Born Lamont Coleman, he was a talented hip-hop artist with D.I.T.C. who was murdered when he was 24 years old.

He was born to Gilda Terry and Charles Davis and had two half-siblings, Donald and Leroy Phinazee.



“Biggie Smalls, Jay-Z, Nas, Eminem, Big L, Tupac. That was, like, my top five, generally.” (Kevin Gates)


“I didn’t want to be a rapper full time. You know, Big L kinda – God bless the dead – influenced me to do that.” (Cam’ron)