Nipsey Hussle Shot Multiple Times In Los Angeles, Pronounced Dead

At least two others were reportedly shot in the incident, though their condition is unknown.

According to reports, the trio was taken to the hospital, where one of them was declared dead, which was sadly was the hip hop star. After he spent the last decade building his reputation on the back of a series of well-respected mixtapes, his debut studio record, "Victory Lap", was met with critical acclaim upon its release a year ago and garnered a Grammy nomination for best rap album.

Notable figures from the music industry, including Cardi B, Rihanna, Drake, Talib Kweli, A$AP Rocky, 21 Savage and many more have paid tribute to the late artist.

Four years before rapper Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot Sunday in his hometown of Los Angeles, a chaotic scene broke out involving gunfire and a person jumping on police cars as the crowd left one of his shows in Sacramento.

She wrote: "This doesn't make any sense!".

National Basketball Association players have sent their deepest condolences to the family and friends of rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was gunned down Sunday in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles.


The tweet continued, "We have no suspect info at this time and will provide more details as they become available". At 2:52 pm PST, Nipsey wrote, "Having strong enemies is a blessing". My spirit is shaken by this!

Hussle, born Ermias Asghedom, is from South LA and has talked in the past about his early life in a street gang.

"I've gotten it from young artists and young hustlers, like, 'Nip man, I was really inspired by this move you did and I got my own version of that, me and my team, '" he told Complex in February.

Rapper Snoop Dog offered his condolences to Hussle's family in videos posted on Instagram, saying "This [stuff has] got to stop man".

Hussle leaves behind one child he had with actress Lauren London.

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