Snoop Dogg to Release Tribute for Nipsey Hussle’s Birthday
Written by B87FM on August 7, 2020
The Marathon continues.
In honor of his birthday, Snoop Dogg is paying homage to Nipsey Hussle with a brand new music referred to as “Nipsey Blue,” which is ready for launch on Friday, Aug. 14, sooner or later forward of what would have been Nipsey’s birthday. The touching tribute contains a pattern of blues and gospel singer Dorothy Moore’s 1976 hit “Misty Blue.”
This isn’t the primary time Snoop has honored his late good friend. A 12 months in the past, he launched his “One Blood, One Cuzz” tribute off his album I Wanna Thank Me. “For God so liked the world he gave us an excellent Crip / The late nice Neighborhood Nip,” he rapped. “I swear to God nephew, you was the reality.”
Throughout his funeral at L.A.’s Staples Middle in April 2019, Snoop delivered a tearful tribute to Nipsey. “One factor that me and Nip had was a sort spirit … we met one another [and] it was like a magnet coming collectively,” he stated. “We had the identical spirit. However what was loopy was Nip mentality was stronger than a rapper that’s been within the sport for 15 years.”
He additionally commemorated the Crenshaw rapper with a sequence. The oval pendant contains a picture of Nipsey surrounded by diamonds.
Others have paid tribute to Nipsey by means of music together with Meek Mill and Roddy Ricch, who launched “Letter to Nipsey” in January.
Nipsey was killed in a taking pictures outdoors his Marathon Clothes retailer on March 31, 2019. He would have been 35 years outdated.