Fans Pay Respect At Scene Where Hip Hop Musician Nipsey Hussle Was Fatally Shot In Los Angeles
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The messages arrive days after the 33-year-old artist was gunned down in Los Angeles (March 31).

In a new Los Angeles Times report, the late Nipsey Hussle’s family shared statements of perseverance and how they want their beloved kin to be remembered. The messages arrive days after the 33-year-old artist was gunned down in Los Angeles (March 31). Vigils and plans to hold a memorial service have been underway.

For Dawit Asghedom, Hussle’s father, his son was born to fulfill a specific purpose and acted with positive intentions to better his community. “It was like he was sent by God to give some love to bring us together because that’s what his lyrics were saying, always,” he said. “He’s not shy to tell the truth even though it might not look good. He wasn’t scared of anything. [God] sent him to send a message. It looks like, ‘Your time is up because you have completed what I sent you to do.’ We all have a plan, but God has his own plan. So he had completed what he needed to be doing and he did it early so [God] probably want to take him early too.”

Hussle’s mother, Angelique Smith, uplifted her son’s spirit by stating she wants everyone…