Nipsey Hussle’s family will give him a memorial service at the gold standards of Los Angeles venue at the Staples Center, confirmed by Variety.
On Wednesday, a meeting took place between Nipsey’s family and honchos from Staples center. Los Angeles Police department was also present to help plan logistics and security for the event.
According to TMZ, the tickets for the memorial will be made available through a website a few days before the date.
The Staples center of Los Angeles previously had held Michael Jackson’s memorial service back in 2009.
Its a lot of undertaking and responsibilities to plan such a big event within a few days. Renting of staging equipment and they have already contacted the rental companies. There is news that Ushers were asked to reserve the day so they can work.
Hussle was killed in a shooting near his shop, Marathon clothing. The 29-year-old Eric Holder was held as a suspect for this case on $5 million after pleading not guilty to charges of murder and attempt to murder.
If he’s found guilty then there’s a possibility that he will be facing life imprisonment. Holder is due back to court on May 10 for hearing to determine if there is enough evidence for him to face custody.
Holder is expected to be a member of the shooting gang but the motive is personally related and not gang related.
Hussle’s clothing store, Marathon was opened by him back in June 2017.
After his death, many memorials and marches are taking place in order to celebrate the rapper’s life and his contribution to the community. Memorials included a ‘Black Lives Matter Organized Event’ and a peace march at United Rival Gangs.