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Tale of the Tape | Craig Mack's "Flava in Ya Ear (Remix)" ft. Notorious B.I.G., LL Cool J, Busta Rhymes & RampageIn our new series, we rank the verses of classic posse cuts, from least impressive to most beloved.Preezy BrownNOW PLAYINGRemembering Craig MackREVOLT attends the late legend's memorial service where producer June Balloon, DJs Scratch and Diamond J, and more remember Mack's skills, spirit, and influence.Revolt05:12Explosive accusations come out at Craig Mack's memorial on Long IslandLongtime friends, including former Bad Boy executive June Balloon and DJs Curt Flirt and Scratch, pay homage to a rap legend.Shaheem ReidCraig Mack's former manager is planning a huge celebration of life for the rapper in Long IslandThe homegoing ceremony will be held in Long Island.Shaheem ReidNOW PLAYINGReal Talk | Alvin Toney talks plans to honor Craig Mack with memorial celebration: "We want everybody to show up"The late rapper's best friend and former manager said, "The way Brooklyn do Biggie, I want Long Island to do it up the same way."Revolt01:38Eric B. says Craig Mack didn't care about Erick Sermon using his unreleased vocals on new albumA new LP of Mack's was in the works before he passed away.Shaheem ReidNOW PLAYINGReal Talk | Eric B. explains Craig Mack's indifference toward his unreleased vocals being usedErick Sermon is reportedly producing a new LP of the late lyricist's old music.Revolt00:45Bad Boy Records artists past and present reflect on Craig Mack’s legacyThe legendary imprint’s first star left an imprint on hip-hop forever.KC OrcuttSean 'Diddy' Combs' on Craig Mack: "We will always love you""You believed in me and you believed in Bad Boy. I will never forget what you did for hip-hop."REVOLT TVQuestlove calls "Flava In Ya Ear's" beat a go-to for freestylers, remembers record's impact"I'm just saying the weekend 'Flava' came out, I NEVER heard a dj play a joint like 7 times in a row; this was different."Shaheem ReidErick Sermon, Redman, DJs Scratch and Premier recall Craig Mack's time with Hit Squad before signing to Bad BoyThe friends reminisce on childhood and touring, and reveal their shock and Mack's pending projects.Shaheem ReidFormer Bad Boy Records cornerstone artist, Craig Mack dies at 46Craig Mack, one of the first signees to Bad Boy Records and the artist behind the hit "Flava In Ya Ear," has died at age 46.Shaheem Reid