Nipsey Hussle Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Nipsey Hussle Biography
  • Name: Nipsey Hussle
  • Age: 33 years old
  • Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: Rapper
  • Net Worth: US $4 Million
  • Status: Alive

Nipsey Hussle is an American hip hop artist from the West Coast. His 2013 mixtape, Crenshaw, reached the Billboards and linked him with big name artists. Armias Asghedom was born on August 15, 1985 in Los Angeles, California. His mother is American and his father is of African ancestry. A member of the notorious Crip gang, he grew up to the influences of Snoop Dog and Ice-T. Throughout high school, Nipsey Hussle got involved with the wrong crowd. Around the age of 15, he was put out of school and placed in boot camp for an allege school robbery. After high school, he apparently took classes at a community college before leaving to pursue music full time.

In 2005, Nipsey Hussle released his first mixtape, Slauson Boy Volume 1. Few years later in 2008, he inked a deal with Cinematic Music Group and Epic Records. He then unleashed the first two volume of a trio mixtape, Bullets Ain’t Got No Name. 2009 would see the release of his debut single, Hussle in the House. He also was able to release volume 3 of his mixtape; completing the series. As his career takes off, Nipsey Hussle collaborated with the likes of Drake, Snoop Dog and Problem.

In 2010, he received major recognition from top magazine companies. Nipsey Hussle was nominated by XXL Magazine as one of the Annual Freshman Top Ten. He also received a warm embrace from the LA Weekly. Despite announcing the release date of his debut studio album, South Central State of Mind, the project was never completed and was eventually postponed. Simultaneously, Nipsey Hussle and Epic Records had problems. The two dispersed and Hussle would start his own record label, All Money In. He then released two mixtapes, The Marathon, and it sequel, The Marathon Continues. Featured artist includes YG and Dom Kennedy.

Throughout 2012, Hussle continued working with prominent rappers. He did work with Rick Ross, Tyga, Mistah FAB and B-Legit. Notable collaborations include “Bitches Ain’t Shit,” “Proud of That,” and “Fountain of Youth.” In 2013, he released his debut album, Victory Lap. In a move to protect his creative freedom, he refused to sign with major record labels. Nipsey Hussle unleashed his breakthrough mixtape, Crenshaw, in 2013. The mixtape landed in the top 40 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart. Featured artists include the likes of Slim Thug, Z-Ro, Rick Ross, and more. He also released a documentary to promote his new mixtape.

In 2016, Nipsey Hussle reentered the spotlight with his controversial track. He released the single “FDT” (Fxxk Donald Trump) featuring YG. As expected, the song received major criticism. In recent work, his single, Last Time That I Checc’d, featuring YG is making rounds on YouTube. The music video racked up over 3 million views in just a few days.

Nipsey Hussle’s height is 6ft 3in. He has an estimated net worth of $4 Million USD. He has a daughter named Emani. He recently called it quits with long time girlfriend Lauren London. Away from music, Nipsey Hussle is a small time actor.

Nipsey Hussle Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Nipsey Hussle Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Ermias Asghedom
  • Birthday: August 15, 1985
  • How Old : Age: 33 years old
  • Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: Rapper
  • Years Active: 2005-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $4 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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