Grammy-Nominated Music Artist Tragically Shot and Killed in LA at Only 33, Fellow Musicians Devastated

March 31, 2019Mar 31, 2019

A tragic story emerged out of Los Angeles, California on Sunday, March 31st. Grammy-nominated music artist Ermias Asghedom, best known by his stage name Nipsey Hussle, was shot and killed at only 33 years old.

According to NBC News, the shooting occurred outside of his clothing store around 3:20 PM. Two other people were also shot and injured. Their identities have not been released to the public as of Sunday evening. The suspect also remains at large as of Sunday night.

He leaves behind his wife, actress Lauren London and his two children: 2-year-old son Kross Asghedom and his daughter Emani Asghedom.

Many fellow musicians are devastated by his death. Singer Rihanna, basketball star Steph Curry, and American rapper Yo Gotti were among those who commented on the tragedy.

Please pray for Hussle’s wife and children during this difficult time. May God bring them peace and comfort!

In other celebrity news, a television name from “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” and Disney also passed away recently. Please pray for her family, as well.