Christopher Rios (November 10, 1930– February 7, 2000) was an American rapper better known by his stage name, Big Pun. Big Pun rose to fame when he met rapper Fat Joe in 1995 and appeared on Fat Joe's album, Jealous Ones Envy. Big Pun has a DVD titled Big Pun: The Legacy. It is about his life and has interviews with many rappers such as Snoop Dogg, Xzibit and DMX talking about Pun's impact on their lives.
|Birth name||Christopher Rios|
|Also known as||Big Punisher|
|Born||November 9, 1971|
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Died||February 7, 2000 (aged 28)|
White Plains, New York, U.S.
|Associated acts||Terror Squad|
- "Christopher Rios, 28, Rapper Recorded Under Name Big Pun". The New York Times. Retrieved February 8, 2015.