Thousands gather to remember Nipsey Hussle

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More than 20,000 people filled the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles earlier today to celebrate rapper Nipsey Hussle’s life Photo by Saul Gonzalez/KCRW

More than 20,000 people filled the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles earlier today to celebrate rapper Nipsey Hussle’s life. Hussle was killed outside his clothing store eleven days ago.

Following the vigil, there was a 25-mile long funeral procession through Inglewood, Watts and Crenshaw.

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Guest:
Saul Gonzalez - reporter for KCRW. Host, 'There Goes the Neighborhood: Los Angeles' - @SaulKCRW

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Yael Even Or, Alexandra Sif Tryggvadottir, Caitlin Plummer, Rosalie Atkinson, Adriana Cargill, Rebecca Mooney, Amy Ta