Watch Nipsey Hussle Memorial Livestream
Fans who are unable to attend Nipsey Hussle’s memorial service on Thursday (April 11) will be able to view the service on either their computers or their TVs. The memorial service, which will be held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, will also be livestreamed on both BET and their Facebook page and Tidal. The viewing will be free for everyone on both platforms. The memorial will begin at 1 p.m. EST.
There's no word on who will be attending the memorial, but you can expect luminaries from the hip-hop community to be in attendance at the event. In addition, it's rumored that a 25-mile funeral procession will follow the service, in which Nipsey's casket will travel through South L.A., and pass a few important locations, including the late rapper's clothing store, The Marathon, reports TMZ.
According to Karen Civil, who operated as a part of Nipsey's team while he was alive, the Celebration of Nipsey Hussle is also being livestreamed on Snapchat in Nipsey's native country, Eritrea.
"The #CelebrationOfNipseyHussle is currently live on Snapchat nationwide and in Eritrea 🇪🇷. Please share how @NipseyHussle inspired you. Make sure post your response to “Our Story” on Snapchat. Snap will be celebrating his life legacy with your responses." Hussle, born name Ermias Joseph Asghedom, was shot and killed outside of his clothing store, The Marathon, on March 31. Eric Holder, who was charged with the rapper’s murder along with attempted murder of two other men in the same incident.
Last Friday (April 5), he pled not guilty and obtained the legal services of former O.J. Simpson prosecutor, Christopher Darden. See Tidal's livestream of Nipsey's memorial for yourself just below.
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