Nipsey Hussle will be honored with a tribute efficiency on the 62nd annual Grammy Awards on Sunday.
Artists alongside with DJ Khaled, Meek Mill, John Anecdote, Kirk Franklin, Roddy Ricch and YG are scheduled to honor the unhurried rapper on the ceremony, the Recording Academy equipped Tuesday.
Hussle racked up three posthumous nominations for this year’s award ceremony in Greatest Rap Tune, Greatest Rap/Sung Efficiency and Greatest Rap Efficiency courses.
He scored a nom for Greatest Rap Album for his first studio album, “Victory Lap,” for the 2019 Grammy Awards.
“We’re honored to bellow collectively this unparalleled crew of artists to rejoice Nipsey’s lifestyles and pay tribute to his many contributions to track,” Ken Ehrlich, Grammy Awards government producer, mentioned in an announcement. “It’s certain to be a memorable efficiency.”
— Recording Academy / GRAMMYs (@RecordingAcad) January 21, 2020
Hussle, who was as soon as widely praised for his efforts to revitalize the South Los Angeles crew the keep he was as soon as raised, was as soon as shot and killed outside his retailer, Marathon Clothing, in the Hyde Park neighborhood in March.
At the moment earlier than his death, Hussle, born Ermias Asghedom, filmed a track video with Khaled and Anecdote for the Grammy-nominated song “Bigger.”
Khaled tweeted in Could moreover that the video for “Bigger,” which was as soon as released that month, was as soon as a “gift from my brother Nipsey that we deserve to fragment with the field.”
“We proceed over you and we are able to with out a waste in sight select your legacy going,” he added, noting in an announcement that 100% of the proceeds from the song would be donated to Hussle’s kids, Emani and Kross.
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