Ermias Joseph Asghedom (August 15, 1985 – March 31, 2019), known professionally as Nipsey Hussle (often stylized as Nipsey Hu$$le), was an American rapper, entrepreneur, and community activist.
Hussle in 2011
Ermias Joseph Asghedom
August 15, 1985
|Died||March 31, 2019 (aged 33)|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
(2013–2019; his death)
Hussle has released numerous mixtapes, including the Bullets Ain't Got No Name series, The Marathon, The Marathon Continues and Crenshaw, the latter of which rapper Jay-Z bought 100 copies for $100 each. His debut studio album Victory Lap was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards in 2019.
- "Nipsey Hussle Breaks Down His $10,000 Album Transaction With Jay Z: Watch Now". MTV News.
- Johnson, Alex (March 31, 2019). "Man killed, two others injured outside rapper Nipsey Hussle's L.A. store". NBC News. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
- Rapper Nipsey Hussle killed in shooting outside his L.A. store