US rapper, Nipsey Hussle, murdered in front of own clothing store

US rapper, Nipsey Hussle, murdered in front of own clothing store

American rapper, Nipsey Hussle, has been shot to death in front of his own clothing store in Los Angeles. The Grammy-nominated musician's death has been met with shock and grief from fans and celebs.

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News of the death of US rapper Nipsey Hussle has sparked outrage among fans and celebrities.

Nipsey was shot dead in front of his Los Angeles clothing store on Sunday, 31 March.

The shooter fled in a getaway car and is still at large according to a report by eNCA.

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Briefly.co.za gathered that the Los Angeles Times reports the incident was probably planned and a gang-related shooting.

Nipsey wasn't a big commercial star yet, but he was considered very talented by others like Jay-Z, who bought 100 of his mixtapes at one point.

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The rapper was part of the underground rap scene for many years and his album, Victory Lap, was nominated for a Grammy for Best Rap Album.

After news of the tragedy broke, the social media streets were flooded with messages of disbelief and sadness.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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