According to TMZ, Nipsey Hussle passed away thirty-five minutes after he was initially shot. He was pronounced dead at 3:55 PM on March 31 as a result of gunshot wounds to the torso and head. The 33-year-old was listed as an "artist and entrepreneur" who also worked in real estate and entertainment. The certificate also notes that Nipsey was never married.
Nipsey's murder shook the entire entertainment industry with many artists halting their own releases to mourn the loss of such an important artist. Jhené Aiko, YG and ScHoolboy Q all chose to delay their own projects so that more energy can be spent during this time of grieving.