Farrakhan Refers To Rapper Nipsey Hussle As ‘Nipsey Russell’ During Memorial Service


After giving kudos to Nipsey's partner Lauren London ("every time I would see Nip and Lauren out.it was black excellence") and each of Nipsey's parents ("you may have lost a son, but you picked up another son in me"), Snoop, wearing an all-blue ensemble of a shirt, trousers and a leather jacket, recounted the first time he met Nipsey. "I am strong. And if I can feel this way, so can you".

'I realized that Ermias told me what heaven was like, he told me it was paradise, ' Carter said about Hussle, as he stood next to his mother during the funeral. And when we are at odds, I feel defeated and sad, knowing that we are so much better than that. "My love and my devotion are to you".

"He showed me a vision of how to be a community organizer, how to be an entrepreneur, how to be a community leader, and you don't get a lot of that today", she said.

Lauren also told the residents of Los Angeles that are also mourning the rapper's death that he is still with all of us.

"In Hussle's words, 'cause he always used to say this, 'The game is going to test you, never fold. I love you beyond this earth and until we meet again, the marathon continues".

"We must stop this senseless violence", Moore said.

Unfortunately, the brand new hard drive where the full interview is saved had crashed (BITCON and Youth Lens 360 are working hard to retrieve the files), but the good news is that we do have these precious four minutes from our conversation. "He was a truth seeker and truth speaker".

The actress then said to the audience: 'Give the kids some love they're a little nervous'. He was a family man. "Nipsey is part of the BET family and first appeared on the Network in 2009 in a Hip Hop Awards cypher, we share this loss with his millions of fans around the world". The book of almost 100 pages contained numerous photos of Hussle with London, his children, and friends like Russell Westbrook and Snoop Dogg. Nipsey appreciated my comment and told me he hadn't thought of it like that.

Those who knew him say he cherished the Crenshaw District where he grew up. I turned around and I held his hand and I gave him a hug... Shortly after he was gone but it was still cool I guess'. He was 33 years old. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department revealed that the 29-year-old was caught by deputies sometime before 1:30 p.m. I hope this memory inspires more good work in Crenshaw and communities like it. He was also known to help promote STEM among young Black girls, help the homeless and others in the neighborhood. Smith, who has shared that she's at peace with her son's passing in several public statements, continued to uplift the community during her speech at Nipsey's funeral. You will be missed.