Nipsey Hussle's March 2019 murder sent shockwaves through the music industry and beyond. The gangbanger-turned-peacemaker became a pillar in his Los Angeles community and a well-respected artist in the music industry. Let's take a closer look at what's come out about the rapper since his tragic death.
The day he was murdered, Nipsey Hussle tweeted:
"Having strong enemies is a blessing."
Not only was this an eerie indication that turmoil had been brewing in his life, it was also the rapper’s final message.
In the days leading up to his death, Nipsey Hussle was filming a music video in Inglewood, California with John Legend and DJ Khaled, according to a tweet posted by Legend. Over concerns for Nipsey Hussle's safety, 10 armed police officers were reportedly hired to stand guard. TMZ reported that Nipsey Hussle and other members of the production were scared that someone would try to sneak on set and kill him, though why they thought so was initially unclear.
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He knew something was wrong | 0:17
A tense exchange | 0:55
Cause of death and arrest | 1:29
He impacted the sports world | 2:10
Fighting to end gang violence | 2:59
Chaos at his memorial service | 3:52