Rihanna, Pharrell, Meek Mill and More React to Nipsey Hussle's Death

Diddy, Bruno Mars and J Cole also weighed in with condolences.

The hip-hop community is mourning the loss of Nipsey Hussle, who was reportedly killed in a shooting in Los Angeles Sunday (March 31).

The rapper, 33, was one of three people shot outside his Marathon Clothing store. The others were injured on the scene and were reported to be in stable condition. According to the LAPD, the suspect fled.

His peers took to social media to grieve the news of Nipsey's death, offer prayers and honor the impact he's made.    

"This doesn’t make any sense!" Rihanna said. "My spirit is shaken by this! Dear God may His spirit Rest In Peace and May You grant divine comfort to all his loved ones!"

"You were about something..positive and for your community in every chance you had to speak..and because of that You inspired millions..millions who will uphold your legacy forever. rest amongst the stars," Pharrell tweeted.

"Broke me.... we really fighting for our lives against our own kind and really have to take risk and match the level of hatred that we are born in .. I’m tired," Meek Mill wrote. "Prayers for my brother and his family."

See the many tributes to Nipsey Hussle below.


RIP Nipsey this shit crazy ------

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We are at a great loss today. This hurts. Straight to the point. It’s dangerous to be an MC. Dangerous to be a b-ball player. It’s dangerous to have money. Dangerous To Be A Black Man. So much hatred. We live like our brothers and sisters in third world countries live. Right in America. Decisions we make about our own life be based on decisions cuz we might not live. Its so deep rooted. It’s not a easy fix. Hard to fix anything when kids are still living in poverty. I ain’t shutting up though, Nipsey is a True voice. He will never be silenced. He still is A stand up General for the People who never left his people. He is Loved by the people. Prayers for his family. Let’s keep pushing Truth for The Man. Love You King Nipsey Hussle/ Ermias Asghedom Respectfully, Nasir Jones

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