On March 31, 2019 Nipsey Hussle was killed in front of his own clothing store in Los Angeles. Today, thousands gathered to honor the rapper, who was not only a skilled musician but a pillar in his community. Stevie Wonder, Jhene Aiko, Anthony Hamilton and other stars performed. Fans and supporters who aren't in Los Angeles are able to watch Nipsey Hussle's memorial service via live stream.
"LOS ANGELES – Thousands of fans are gathering in Los Angeles to pay tribute to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle at a public service at the Staples Center."
Los Angeles City Councilman will be renaming the intersection of Crenshaw Boulevard & West Slauson Ave to “Nipsey Hussle Square” pic.twitter.com/6heNOzSGMs— Karen Civil (@KarenCivil) April 10, 2019
Today's memorial service for Nipsey Hussle is expected to draw more than 20,000 at the Staples Center, with thousands more paying their respects during a 25-mile procession. https://t.co/cHXEfrnSS6— ABC13 Houston (@abc13houston) April 11, 2019
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For all he was given, he gave back. And for that legacy, South Los Angeles has been changed forever.— Congressmember Bass (@RepKarenBass) April 10, 2019
The contributions of Nipsey Hussle are now a part of United States history. pic.twitter.com/ieC6maoQdM
Nipsey Hussle's mother speaks on his passing: "Do not mourn because Nipsey is great... Now he is even greater" 🎥: FB/Jai Yew pic.twitter.com/M8tr60zbQH— Rap-Up (@RapUp) April 9, 2019
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Nipsey Hussle’s mother speaks 🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/1fjoktCgJG— XXL Magazine (@XXL) April 10, 2019
We are honored to bring the Celebration of the Life & Legacy of Nipsey Hussle to fans across the globe via livestream.— THA GREAT (@NipseyHussle) April 11, 2019
Members and non-members alike can tune in on 4/11 at 10am PT. https://t.co/v9tl7dACXf pic.twitter.com/kEK583PNI9
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