Nipsey Hussle is the topic of a brand new documentary that’s out now. The Marathon (Cultivation) focuses on his work along with his brother Samiel Asghedom, growing their Marathon OG hashish pressure. It arrives forward of the June 18 opening of The Marathon (Collective), a hashish retail retailer in Los Angeles. Watch The Marathon (Cultivation) in full through YouTube beneath.
The Los Angeles–primarily based rapper’s homicide within the spring of 2019 shocked the music neighborhood. Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna, Drake, YG, and extra all paid tribute. In 2020, Nipsey Hussle gained a posthumous Finest Rap Efficiency Grammy for “Racks within the Center” and a Finest Rap/Sung Collaboration trophy for his look on DJ Khaled’s “Larger.”
The late rapper has since appeared posthumously on a number of tracks, with artists together with Jay-Z (“What It Feels Like”) and Large Sean (“Deep Reverence”). This 12 months, Dr. Dre launched “Diamond Thoughts,” which featured one other Nipsey Hussley visitor verse, by a Grand Theft Auto On-line enlargement. Nipsey Hussle was additionally honored with a star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame final 12 months. The person charged with taking pictures and killing him in entrance of his Marathon Clothes retailer three years in the past is about to go to trial at the beginning of June.
Revisit Pitchfork’s Afterword characteristic “Nipsey Hussle’s Legacy Is Greater Than Rap.”