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

Los Angeles Mourns Its Native Son Nipsey Hussle Today. Here’s How to Watch — The Root

In Los Angeles today, all eyes will be on Nipsey Hussle’s memorial service. The funeral is expected to draw several thousands of mourners on the streets of L.A., where the funeral procession will do a 20- to 25-mile “Victory Lap” through the communities Nipsey advocated so fiercely for. The 21,000-seat Staples Center,…Read more...Los Angeles Mourns Its … Continue reading Los Angeles Mourns Its Native Son Nipsey Hussle Today. Here’s How to Watch — The Root