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Nipsey Hussle

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Nipsey Hussle is a popular American rapper who already has won the heart of music lovers in the United States. In fact, the rapper is widely notable for his mixtape ‘The Marathon’ and ‘The Marathon Continues’ from Bullets Ain’t Got No Name mixtape series. He comes to the near of music lovers within a very short time and considered one of the best and emerging musicians in the United States. Now, he is a familiar face in the music arena.

Nipsey Hussle made his debut in the music arena with the mixtape ‘Slauson Boy Volume 1’ in 2005. In 2008, he draws the huge attention of music lovers releasing two mixtapes Bullets Ain’t Got No Name, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 following signing with Cinematic Music Group and Epic Records. Following a year in 2009, he released his debut single ‘Hussle in the Hous’ and spread out his fame. Then he released his third mixtape Bullets Ain’t Got No Name, Vol. 3.

In fact, Hussle rose to fame when released the song ‘Killer’ with Drake. Furthermore, he is widely notable for the song ‘Upside Down’ which featured on his studio album ‘Malice n Wonderland’ in 2010. In this year, he got the most of his success in a career for two mixtapes The Marathon and The Marathon Continues. In 2013, he made a career breakout performance in his eighth official mixtape ‘Crenshaw’.

Hussle played a small acting performance in the semi-autobiographical movie ‘I Tried’ in 2007 directed by Rich Newey. Then he appeared in the movie ‘Caged Animal’ with Ving Rhames in 2010. In this year, he played a supporting role in the movie ‘Love Chronicles: Secrets Revealed’. He also appeared in a television commercial with American professional tennis player Serena Williams for Beats Color.