About Nipsey Hussle
For those unfamiliar, Nipsey Hussle is an emerging emcee from Los Angeles, California known for his distinctive West Coast style and grassroots approach. He's been described as the next Snoop Dogg as well as "the next big L.A. MC". Between 2005 and 2009, Hussle released a series of mixtapes that sparked a great deal of attention in the rap game, to the point that he was able to secure features fromncluded guest appearances from Snoop and Drake on his 2009 mixtape Bullets Ain't Got No Name Vol. 3.
Most recently, Hussle released his Crenshaw mixtape, which included features from Dom Kennedy, Rick Ross, DUBB, Skeme, Sade, James Fauntelroy, Slim Thug, Z-Ro and more. His debut studio album, titled Victory Lap, is slated to drop at some point in 2014. Stay tuned for updates, and hit up ihussle.com for more details.
- Hussle is of partial Eritrean descent.
- Nipsey Hussle is a member of the Rollin 60’s Neighborhood Crips set.
- 2005's "Slauson Boy Volume 1" mixtape was his debut full-length project.
- He grew up near the intersection of Crenshaw Boulevard and Slauson Avenue in South L.A.
- Nipsey Hussle has a young daughter named Emani.
- Hussle dabbles in acting, having appeared in the 2007 film I Tried as well as the 2010 film Wrath Of Caine.
- Nipsey Hussle first singed with Epic Records and Cinematic Music Group.
- 2009's "Hussle In The House" was his first official single.
- He contributed to the 2010 Haiti charity track "We Are The World 25 For Haiti".
- Nipsey Hussle was part of XXL's 2010 Freshman Class.
Top Songsall songs
Get Away Nipsey Hussle Feat. Ken Malik251.7K Views98 Comments
All Get Right Nipsey Hussle Feat. J Stone187.9K Views158 Comments
Proud of That Nipsey Hussle Feat. Rick Ross159.3K Views135 Comments
Smoking With My Stylist Nipsey Hussle137.6K Views156 Comments
Face The World (Prod. by 9th Wonder) Nipsey Hussle129.4K Views112 Comments
All Birds (Freestyle) Nipsey Hussle Feat. YG127.8K Views122 Comments
Recent Videosall videos
Top Mixtapesall mixtapes
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542.5K Views 96.5K Downloads 237 Comments
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Top Storiesall news
- Nipsey Hussle Creates Custom "Crenshaw" Uniforms For Fatburger 7.7K Views
- Arrest Warrant Issued For Nipsey Hussle 19.7K Views
- Samples Of The Week: January 30 4.9K Views
- Shots Fired During Nipsey Hussle Concert [Update: Nipsey Releases Official Statement Denying Involvement] 15.1K Views
- Nipsey Hussle Says Drake Is "One Of The Dopest Of Our Generation" 20.2K Views
- Nipsey Hussle Announces "Crenshaw" Tour 4.7K Views
- Rick Ross Calls "Mastermind" A "Masterpiece," Details Jay Z Collaborations 15.6K Views
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