Nipsey HussleThe birthday will now be known as Nipsey Hussle Day in Los Angeles for years to come … an announcement made during the late rapper’s Walk of Fame ceremony.
Nip was honored Monday with a star on Hollywood Boulevard, just outside the famous Amoeba Music store. During the ceremony, Los Angeles City Councilman Marquise Harris-Dawson announced from here on August 15 would be a momentous day for the rapper.
Nipsey’s partner, Lawrence Londonhis sister, father and grandmother all wished him a happy birthday from a podium at the ceremony honoring the Los Angeles native.
As for how Nipsey Day will be celebrated… there will be Marathon events, much like the one planned for the upcoming opening of its flagship Marathon store.
Compton Race Rappers JA, Roddy RichNBA stars Russell Westbrook, Isiah Thomas and Nip’s All Money In artists all attended the ceremony.
Nip, originally from South LA was murdered in 2019, his killer, Eric Holder was recently convicted of murder but await judgment.
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