Nipsey Hussle was shot in Los Angeles on Sunday (Mar. 31).
The Grammy-nominated rapper was at his Marathon clothing store in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles when multiple shots were fired. According to TMZ, he was among three people shot.
TMZ reported that Nipsey has indeed passed away in hospital after being shot 6 times. The rapper was just 33. He was on top of the world too after his 2018 effort Victory Lap was heralded as one of the best albums of last year and earned a “Best Rap Album” GRAMMY nomination as well.
We’ll continue to give you any updates as they come in but for now, our thoughts are with his loved ones. Rest in peace. Gone way too soon.