Nipsey Hussle Bio, Age, Parents, Wife, Lauren London, Children, Ethnicity, Death, Shooting, Funeral, Albums, Songs
Nipsey Hussle is feared dead after he was shot in the Hyde Park neighbourhood of Los Angeles, south of the Crenshaw area while at his clothing company Marathon Store
Nipsey Hussle Biography
Nipsey Hussle whose real name is Ermias Davidson Ashedom is an American rapper born on 15th August 1985 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. He released his debut studio album ‘Victory Lap’ in 2018. The album was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards in 2019. He was shot on 31st March 2019.
Nipsey Hussle Age
Nipsey is 33 years old as of 2018; he was born on 15th August 1985.
Nipsey Hussle Height
Nipsey stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (191 cm) tall.
What’s Nipsey Hussle Real Name?
Ermias Davidson Ashedom
Nipsey Hussle Parents
Nipsey parents are Dawit Asghedom (father) and Angelique Smith (mother). His father is from Eritrea and his mother is of African father descent.
What is Nipsey Hussle’s Race/ Nipsey Hussle Ethnicity
Nipsey is of Eritrean descent from his father’s side and African American descent on his mother’s side.
Nipsey Hussle and Lauren London
Nipsey has been dating Lauren London, an American actress and model, in 2013. The two welcomed their son Kross Asghedom on the 31st of August, 2016.
Nipsey Hussle Wife/ Nipsey Hussle Married
In late 2018 they were rumours that Nipsey and London had gotten married after a video emerged of Nipsey calling London his wife. London has since debunked the stories, referring to the wife name as just a term of endearment.
Nipsey Hussle Children/ Nipsey Hussle Kids
Nipsey has two children a son named Kross Asghedom together with London born on 31st of August, 2016 and an older daughter named Emani from a previous relationship.
Nipsey Hussle Education
Nipsey attended Alexander Hamilton High School, Los Angeles but he dropped out before he was able to graduate after he was accused of breaking into the school’s computer lab.
Nipsey Hussle Career
After dropping out of school Nipsey got involved in petty crimes and was arrested by the LA County Lennox Sheriff department and incarceration at a juvenile facility. When he was out, Nipsey joined the Rollin 60s Neighborhood Crips gang as he also began to rap.
In 2005 he released his first mixtape titled Slauson Boy Volume 1. He became of the most talked about upcoming rappers in Los Angeles which earned him a record deals with Cinematic Music Group and Epic Records. In 2008 he released two mixtapes: Bullets Ain’t Got No Name, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2. He then released his debut single, Hussle in the House in the following year along with the third instalment of his mixtape, Bullets Ain’t Got No Name, Vol. 3.
In 2010 he was featured by Snoop Dogg on the song Upside Down. In late 2010 he was set to release his debut album, titled South Central State of Mind but due to disagreements with his record label, the project was shelved and he was released from the label.
He founded his own record label, after the incidence with his former record label, which he released several mixtapes, one of which he famously priced at $100 per copy and made available only 1,000 hard copies.
Nipsey Hussle Album
In 2018 Nipsey Hussle released his debut album ‘Victory Lap’ that debuted at number 4 on the Billboard 200 and received a nomination for Best Rap Album at the 61st Grammy Awards.
Nipsey Hussle Songs/ Nipsey Hussle Popular Songs
- Racks In The Middle
- Double Up
- Last Time That I Checc’d
- Hussle & Motivate
- Grindin’ All My Life
- Rap Niggas
- Blue Laces 2
- Status Symbol 3
- Bullets Ain’t Got No Name
- Young Nigga
- Ocean Views
- Victory Lap
- Hussle in the House
- Loaded Bases
- Stucc In The Grind
- Right Hand 2 God
- Million While You Young
- Keyz 2 the City 2
- Blue Laces
- Real Big
- Succa Proof
- Rose Clique
- A Hunnit a Show
- Perfect Timing
- Picture Me Rollin
- Question #1
- All Get Right
- Checc Me out
- Been Down
Nipsey Hussle Net Worth
Nipsey has an estimated net worth of $4.5 million dollars.
What label is Nipsey Hussle On?
- All Money In Records
- Epic Records
- Skee Music
- Atlantic Records
- Cinematic Music Group
Is Nipsey Hussle and Snoop Dogg Related
Nipsey and Snoop Dogg are real cousins.
Nipsey Hussle Ex Girlfriend
Nipsey made a cameo in the pilot episode of The CW show, Ex Girlfriend when Rebecca Bunch (Rachel Bloom) sang The Sexy Getting Ready Song as she prepared for a date with Greg.
Nipsey Hussle Clothing Store
Nipsey opened his clothing company called the Marathon Store in 2017 at Crenshaw and Slauson to help uplift the neighborhood.
for those that don’t know, Nipsey Hussle opened up his flagship Marathon store a couple of years ago at Crenshaw and Slauson and has worked to help uplift neighborhood folks in the process… this is heartbreaking pic.twitter.com/J4oqttfvSU
— sahra (@sahrasulaiman) March 31, 2019
Nipsey Hussle Shooting/ Nipsey Hussle Shot
According to TMZ Nipsey was shot in Los Angeles. TMZ reported that multiple sources said that Nipsey was gunned down on Sunday in the Hyde Park neighbourhood of Los Angeles, south of the Crenshaw area. He was at his clothing company called the Marathon Store which he opened back in 2017. At the time of reporting his condition was unknown.
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Nipsey Hussle Last Tweet
Prior to the shooting Nipsey had tweeted “Having strong enemies is a blessing.”
Having strong enemies is a blessing.
— THA GREAT (@NipseyHussle) March 31, 2019
Nipsey Hussle Dead/ Nipsey Hussle Death
According to NBC News, Nipsey Hussle was pronounced dead at the hospital after he was shot outside his clothing company in south Los Angeles. Two other men were in serious condition, and a suspect remained at large.
This doesn’t make any sense! My spirit is shaken by this! Dear God may His spirit Rest In Peace and May You grant divine comfort to all his loved ones! 💔🙏🏿
I’m so sorry this happened to you @nipseyhussle pic.twitter.com/rKZ2agxm2a
— Rihanna (@rihanna) April 1, 2019
“Growing up as a kid, I was looking for somebody — not to give me anything — but somebody that cared. Someone that was creating the potential for change and that had an agenda outside of their own self interests.” — Nipsey Hussle to @sonaiyak last year, for @LATimes https://t.co/yzaQiBOlEc
— jen yamato (@jenyamato) April 1, 2019
Nipsey Hussle Cause of Death
According to the L.A County Medical Coroner Nipsey died from gunshot wounds to his head and torso. He was pronounced dead Sunday at 3:55 PM.
Nipsey Hussle Funeral
A funeral ceremony for Nipsey Hussle was held at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles on 11th April 2019. The memorial was billed as a “celebration of life” and began at 11 a.m. local time, an hour later than scheduled. The arena holds 21,000 people and was also the venue for Michael Jackson’s public memorial in 2009.
The procession will follow the two-hour memorial, snaking through Watts, Inglewood and South Los Angeles, passing by the Marathon Clothing store that Mr. Hussle owned and where he was killed.
Nipsey’s mother, Angelique Smith gave a speech during the ceremony saying: “I know that we are divine creatures, we are all divinity within. We don’t look to the sky for a God, God is within. I have perfect peace. I am happy, I am complete. I am strong, and if I can feel this way, so can you…We ask those ancestors to guide him in safe transit to his final resting place. We are also asking for these ancestors to greet him.”
She also spoke of a deep spiritual connection to Nipsey, using his given name of Ermias: “He’s intelligent. He’s radiant. He’s a superhero. I want to tell you that we come from royalty and regality. I want to tell you that we are very loving and kind and spiritual race of people. Our engine is on fire now. We’re burning, but we’re not destroyed.”
Former President Barack Obama sent a letter praising Hussle, the letter was read at the service by Karen Civil, a hip-hop media personality.
— Karen Civil (@KarenCivil) April 11, 2019
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