Ermias Davidson Asghedom aka Nipsey Hussle has been pronounced died at the age of 33.
The West Coast artist was among three men shot in front of a marathon clothing store in LA. EMTs attempted to give Hussle CPR on the scene. His death was confirmed by NBC News, who reports that he died from injuries sustained from gunshot wounds.
Hussle’s earlier post on Twitter hours before the shooting is haunting. He wrote, “Having strong enemies is a blessing.”
Nipsey celebrated his first major label release with Victory Lap. The lp was released in partnership with Atlantic Records and earned, among other things, a nomination for the 2019 Best Rap Album Grammy.