‘A legacy worthy of celebration’: Barack Obama writes moving tribute to Nipsey Hussle — theGrio

Barack Obama wrote a touching letter in celebration of Nipsey Hussle‘s life that was read Thursday at the slain rapper’s funeral, according to The Wrap. Longtime friend and business partner, Karen Civil read the letter aloud at the memorial at Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, noting that Obama said the rapper left “a legacy worthy…

‘A legacy worthy of celebration’: Barack Obama writes moving tribute to Nipsey Hussle — theGrio

“While most folks look at the Crenshaw neighborhood where he grew up and only see gangs, bullets and despair, he saw potential,” Obama wrote. “He saw hope. He saw a community that even through its flaws taught him to always keep going.”

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