You can explore the life of one of the greatest rappers of all time on DVD and Blu-ray this April. Notorious will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on April 21. The film will be released in a barebones single-disc edition ($29.98 SRP), a three-disc Collector's Edition ($34.98 SRP) and the Blu-ray edition ($39.99 SRP). All editions of the film will come with both the theatrical cut and director's cut, which includes six additional minutes. The film stars Angela Bassett, Derek Luke, Anthony Mackie and Jamal Woolard as Christopher Wallace, a.k.a. the Notorious B.I.G.

Chronicling the extraordinary life of Christopher "The Notorious B.I.G." Wallace, Notorious follows the young rapper from the tough streets of Brooklyn to the heights of superstardom as he juggles the increasing demands of fatherhood, marriage and a music career. Amid chaos and controversy, Biggie's remarkable talent and fierce determination help to solidify his legacy as one of hip-hop's greatest MCs.

Special Features: (Three-disc and Blu-ray only)

- Theatrical and Unrated Director's Cut versions of the film

- Commentary with Director George Tillman, Jr., Co-Screenwriter Reggie Rock Bythewood, Co-Screenwriter Cheo Hodari Coker and Editor Dirk Westervelt

Commentary with Producer/Biggie's Mom Voletta Wallace, Producer/Biggie's Co-Manager Wayne Barrow and Producer/Biggie's Co-Manager Mark Pitts

- Behind the Scenes: "Making of Notorious" Featurette

- I Got a Story to Tell: The Lyrics of Biggie Smalls

- NOTORIOUS Thugs: Casting the Film

- Biggie Boot Camp

- Anatomy of a B.I.G. Performance

- Party & Bulls**t (never-before-seen footage of the real B.I.G.)

The B.I.G. Three-Sixty

- The Petersen

- Directing the Last Moments

- It Happened Right Here

- The Petersen Exit

- The Shooting

- The Impala

- The Unfortunate Violent Act

- The Window

Deleted Scenes

- Assassin assembles his gun

- Taking care of business

- Big on his own

- Finding inspiration

- The assassin watches

- In the hotel pool

- East Coast in the house

- After the accident

- The assassin backs up

- Extended Concert: Primo Street Rap

- Digital Copy

- BD-Live Feature - The Music: get even closer with the music of B.I.G. with this interactive trivia track and tag and track your favourite songs throughout the movie (Blu-ray only)

- BonusVIEW - Life After Death: Making NOTORIOUS (Blu-ray only)