It's The Cali rapper day, Today, Aug. 15, Nip 34th Birthday (August 15, 1985 - March 31, 2019)
“The Marathon Continues & Tha Hussle Don't Stop”
Happy Birthday Bro, Nipsey Hussle: An Icon To The South L.A. Community | “REST IN PARADISE”
Nipsey, rarely received the support of local radio. Instead, he generated his own press when he asked $100 for the Crenshaw mixtape. When label deals came and went with no benefit, Nip shrugged it off by diversifying his income with investment in everything, from cryptocurrency to a revenue-generating recording studio, and relieving the stress of living purely off of music.
$100.00 Mixtape: Nipsey really studied the independent business model and lived it.
Nipsey Hussle, the Grammy-nominated rapper, entrepreneur and advocate for his native South Los Angeles, Hussle has two kids are Emani and Kross Asghedom, the latter of which is the child he had with longtime girlfriend Lauren London in 2016. Emani Asghedom was born during a previous relationship of Hussle’s.
Nipsey Hussle, born Ermias Joseph Asghedom in 1985. He was 33 years old was pronounced dead just before 4 p.m. local time, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner. The rapper was killed in front of his own storefront. The Victory Lap emcee was shot in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles outside of his clothing store along with two other victims.
“Our hearts are still with the loved ones of Nipsey Hussle and everyone touched by this awful tragedy.”
“Having strong enemies is a blessing,” Hussle wrote on Twitter.
Nipsey Hussle’s last tweet before he was shot dead outside of his Los Angeles clothing store on March 31, 2018 spoke about the rapper’s enemies. The cryptic tweet was posted mere hours before he was killed.