Nipsey Hussle was shot multiple times in the parking lot of his store on March 31. His funeral is set to be April 11 and a 25-mile “victory lap” and then he will be laid to rest at the Staples Center at 10 a.m. Nipsey was an Eritrean American rapper and songwriter from Los Angeles, California. His real name was Ermias Joseph Asghedom and he was born on August 15, 1985, in South Los Angeles. He had a girlfriend named Lauren London and he also had two kids. Nipsey opened his own clothing store in Los Angeles, California. He opened the store on June 17, 2017.