Rapper Nipsey Hussle Fatally Shot Outside Of His LA Clothing Store

Rapper Nipsey Hussle Fatally Shot Outside Of His LA Clothing Store

Rapper Nipsey Hussle Fatally Shot Outside Of His LA Clothing Store

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In very sad and shocking news, LA rapper Nipsey Hussle has reportedly been shot and killed outside his clothing store in LA.

The rapper, born Ermias Asghedom, was born and raised in Los Angeles, where he was reportedly gunned down this Sunday afternoon in the neighborhood of Hyde Park, along with two other people now in critical condition.

Early reports indicate that the All Money In No Money Out, Inc. founder was struck multiple times.

"3 victims were transported to a local hospital where one was pronounced deceased". Hussle owns a store called Marathon Clothing at 3420 W. Slauson.

Just hours before the shooting the 33-year-old rapper posted a cryptic message on his Twitter.

The LAPD said they presently have "no suspect info" into Hussle's death, but are working to track down the shooter.


Nipsey Hussle is the professional name of rapper Ermias Davidson Asghedom.

Tributes to the rapper flooded social media, with Michael B Jordan, Drake, LeBron James, Rihanna, Pharrell Williams, Chance the Rapper, Vince Staples, Raekwon remembering their fellow artiste.

It is believed Hussle had ties to the Crips, one of LA's largest street gangs. He has since become a community organizer who was involved in the recently launched Destination Crenshaw arts project. He signed a deal with Atlantic Records in 2017 and released his Grammy-nominated album "Victory Lap" in 2018.

Sources say Hussle was shot six times.

Nipsey Hussle is survived by his two children: daughter Emani from a previous relationship and son Kross, 2, with his girlfriend, actress Lauren London, 34.

"L.A.is hurt deeply each time a young life is lost to senseless gun violence", he said.

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