Grammy-Nominated US Rapper Nipsey Hussle Was Shot Dead - TNBC USA

On Sunday, Grammy-nominated Rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot dead in the United States city of Los Angeles, reports source, cited Law Enforcement sources.

However, a police department spokesperson of Los Angeles, couldn’t confirm the name of the deceased victim, but told sources that the shooting on Sunday afternoon had also killed one person and injured two others.

The spokesperson continued that the shooter is still at large.

Hours earlier, Hussle tweeted: “Having strong enemies is a blessing.”

Long part of the underground rap circuit, the 33-year-old US Rapper has struggled to find fame, started by selling his own mixtapes that hip-hop Jay-Z once bought 100 of for each at $100.

Hussle was nominated for Best Rap Album for “Victory Lap”, his first formal album, which finally dropped last February after teasing for around 6-years, but lost out to rap’s woman of the moment Cardi B.

More details are awaited.

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