By Yuriy Andriyashchuk
Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer
It’s been almost eight months since the tragic death of Nipsey Hussle in Los Angeles at the hands of suspect, Eric Holder. Since hip-hop lost Nipsey, his legacy is viewed as being a west coast legend and one of the most impactful rappers of this generation.
Nipsey’s fans continue to go hard for him as streaming are still coming in hard for his mixtapes and his 2018 debut studio album, ‘Victory Lap.’ The overwhelming amount of support has now earned Nipsey three nominations for the 2020 Grammy Awards. Last year, his Victory Lap album was nominated for Best Rap Album.
The first nomination for Nipsey in 2020 is for Best Rap Performance for his very last single, ‘Racks In The Middle’ featuring Roddy Ricch. He is also part of Best Rap/Sung Performance as he’s featured on DJ Khaled’s ‘Higher’ with John Legend. The final nomination is for Best Rap Song is which is also for his Racks In The Middle single.
It’s amazing to see Nipsey Hussle be part of these nominations. The next generation will now know how great he was was in music and in his community.
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