Media outlets are reporting that rapper Nipsey Hussle, born Ermias Davidson Asghedom, has died from gunshot wounds at age 33.
Sunday evening, TMZ reported that he had been shot six times and was in critical condition.
According to a report from TMZ, and several eye witness reports, the West coast rapper was outside of his Marathon Clothing Company store in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles when the fatal shooting occurred.
Two other people were also reportedly shot.
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The popular Los Angeles rapper was in a relationship with actress Lauren London and they shared one child together.
Nipsey Hussle released several mixtapes, including three installments of his Bullets Ain’t Got No Name series, The Marathon, The Marathon Continues and Crenshaw, which Jay-Z, reportedly bought 100 copies of for $100 each.