A tribute to the late rapper Nipsey Hussle. Nipsey Hussle was an American rapper and songwriter from Los Angeles, California. On March 31, 2019, Hussle was fatally shot outside his store, Marathon Clothing, in South Los Angeles. The girlfriend of rapper Nipsey Hussle says she's "completely lost" after his murder in LA on Sunday. Nipsey Hussle's friend and bodyguard said he wishes he could switch places with the slain rapper.