His first album Capital Punishment hit No. 1 on the hip-hop/R&B charts and he became the first #Latino rapper to go platinum. Pun was proud of his #PuertoRican heritage and became an icon within his community. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO #BIGPUN !!! #Boricua #Bronx #CapitalPunishment #StillNotAPlayer #RIPBigPun

His first album Capital Punishment hit No. 1 on the hip-hop/R&B charts and he became the first #Latino rapper to go platinum. Pun was proud of his #PuertoRican heritage and became an icon within his community. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO #BIGPUN !!! #Boricua #Bronx #CapitalPunishment #StillNotAPlayer #RIPBigPun