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In the final meeting of the year, New York city council decided to name streets after Notorious B.I.G., Wu-Tang Clan, and Woody Guthrie. 

Each artist will have the street named after them in their respective borough.

The vote for the bills passed with flying colors, and now the final step is having the bills signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio.

Per Billboard.comThe New York City Council reportedly voted on 68 street co-namings for a total of 164 in 2018. NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio still needs to sign off on the bills to make them official, according to the Gothamist. See more music- and cultural-themed New York street names here.

FYI: Biggie Smalls is the Illest. Wu-Tang is for the Children. The vote passed, next up #ChristopherWallaceWay + #Wutangclandistrict. S/O to @cmlauriecumbo @speakercoreyjohnson @cmdebirose #NotoriousBIG #wutangclan This is a @heterodoxxinc vision #HipHopRecognition.

154 Likes, 9 Comments - Christopher Wallace Way (@christopherwallaceway) on Instagram: "FYI: Biggie Smalls is the Illest. Wu-Tang is for the Children. The vote passed, next up..."

 

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