livestream Nipsey Hussle’s memorial service at Staples Center
LA rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was tragically shot and killed at age 33 last month, is being honored with a memorial service in his hometown at the Staples Center today (4/11). If you’re unable to attend, you’ll be able to watch the livestream which starts at 1 PM Eastern via TIDAL and BET News’ Facebook.
TMZ posted the order of service, which reveals there will be performances by Marsha Ambrosius, Anthony Hamilton, and Jhene Aiko, as well as involvement from YG, Snoop Dogg, DJ Mustard, Stevie Wonder, Big Boy, and others. You can see the full document here.
Several fellow artists have paid tribute to Nipsey, including Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Cardi B, Beyonce, YG, El-P, Killer Mike, Rihanna, Snoop Dogg, and many others.
29-year-old LA citizen Eric Holder was charged with the murder of Nipsey Hussle. He pleaded not guilty.
UPDATE: The stream has begun and you can watch here: