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Prayers are in order as it is being reported that Ermias Asghedom better known as the rapper Nipsey Hustle was shot 6 times in front of his Los Angeles clothing store, and has now passed away at the age of 33.

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According to TMZ

the suspect cops are looking for is a black male in his 20s. We’re told he approached Nipsey and co. by foot Sunday afternoon and fired multiple shots … only to depart right after in what we’re told appeared to be a nearby waiting vehicle with a separate driver, who our sources say was female.

Rapper/Writer Nipsey Hustle is known for his works with Drake, Childish Gambino, 50 Cent, Kendrick Lamar, Rick Ross, Young Thug, Snoop Dogg, Ne-Yo, Kirko Bangz, Dom Kennedy, Tyga, Jadakiss, Chamillionaire and many others.  His album ‘Victory Lap’ was nominated for Best Rap Album at this years 61st Grammy Awards losing to Cardi B.

Nipsey hustle is survived by two children and his girlfriend/mother of his child actress Lauren London.

We will be keeping Nipsey Hustles family uplifted in our prayers

Watch Nipsey Hustle’s Grammy Nominated ‘Victory Lap’ below

Breaking News: Rapper Nipsey Hustle Shot 6 Times Dead At Age Of 33  was originally published on wzakcleveland.com