Nipsey Hussle

Nipsey Hussle

American rapper
Late Los Angeles rapper with hardcore, street-centric rhymes and an unforgiving attitude.
BornAugust 15, 1985
HometownLos Angeles, California, United States of America
Height6'3" (1.91m)
PartnerLauren London
ChildrenEmani Asghedom, Kross Ermias Asghedom

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Lauren London remembers partner Nipsey Hussle on fifth anniversary of his death

  • Lauren London has paid tribute to her late partner Nipsey Hussle on the fifth anniversary of his death. The You People actress shared a photo of the rapper, real name Ermias Joseph Asghedom, on Instagram on Sunday, marking the fifth anniversary of him being fatally shot outside his clothing store in Los Angeles. "If you know me, you know March is always tough for me," she began. "31 days of holding my breath. This day decided to fall on Easter Sunday this 2024. Interesting….considering your name


Remembering Nipsey Hussle

Ermias Joseph Asghedom was born on August 15, 1985, and died at the age of 33 on March 31, 2019. Here are five facts to honor the late Nipsey Hussle on his birthday. 1. The activist was known for his work within the South Los Angeles community. 2. The Grammy-nominated rapper opened his clothing store, Marathon Clothing, in 2017. 3. He co-founded the co-working space, Vector 90, in Crenshaw. The space offered STEM programs. 4. He was a co-creator of the Destination Crenshaw arts project. 5. The intersection of Crenshaw Boulevard and West Slauson was renamed Ermias “Nipsey Hussle” Asghedom Square.
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