LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Nearly five months after rapper Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot in front of his Hyde Park store, fans and friends took to social media Thursday to express their birthday wishes to the slain musician, entrepreneur and community activist.
Shortly after midnight, the phrase “Happy Birthday Nip” was trending on Twitter.
— BET (@BET) August 15, 2019
Happy birthday to the Great Nipsey Hussle!
I’ve never had a chance to meet you but your spirit and words touch my soul everyday! And through your music, I’m getting ready for my games, on some Hussle & Motivate sh*t!
— Memphis Depay (@Memphis) August 15, 2019
Nipsey Hussle would’ve been 34 years old today.
Happy birthday Nip. We love & miss you. Rest in power. pic.twitter.com/gCW9fegV7d
— 24/7 HipHop News (@BenjaminEnfield) August 15, 2019
Happy Birthday Nip 🇪🇷🏁 https://t.co/9WB78pwPKF
— Master (@MasterTes) August 15, 2019
Happy Birthday #NipseyHussle 💙🙏🏾
🏁💙LA IS STILL HURTING!
WE MISS YOU!💙🏁 pic.twitter.com/uontNGbMql
— JessGettingRight (@JustCallMeJessy) August 15, 2019