Nipsey Hussle Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Written by on August 15, 2022

August 15, 2022, would have been Nipsey Hussle’s 37th Birthday. The late artist will be honored on Monday, August 15 with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Nipsey Hussle passed away on March 31, 2019. His service took place on April 12, 2019, when he was honored by thousands including other musicians such as Snoop Dogg and Stevie Wonder. Former President Barack Obama also wrote a letter for his service. In 2020, two Grammy Awards were given posthumously to Nipsey Hussle for best rap performance for “Racks in the Middle” and best rap/sung performance for “Higher.”

Ana Martinez, producer of the Walk of Fame said on behalf of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce:

“Nipsy Hussle was more than just a creative geniushe was committed to helping his community through savvy business moves and charitable contributions.”

You can watch the ceremony below:

Featured Image Credit: Shareif Ziyadat

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