LatestWorld/June 14, 2019/Daryl Nelson /No Comment/135 views /World ‘The Marathon Will Indeed Continue’: Nipsey Hussle To Receive Posthumous Humanitarian Award at the 2019 BET Awardsshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelNipsey Hussle inspired many by giving back to his South Los Angeles neighborhood and for championing a do-it-yourself attitude. Not to mention there are people all around the globe who love his music. So as a result, he’ll receive the Humanitarian Award at the 19th annual BET Awards, which airs later this month. Nipsey Hussle will receive the Humanitarian Award at the 19th annual BET Awards. (Photo: Scott Dudelson / Getty Images Entertainment via Getty Images) Hussle was tragically shot and killed in the Hyde Park section of L.A. on March 31, and a man named Eric Holder was named as the suspect. He’s currently behind bars on $7 million bond and has pleaded not guilty to the murder charges. ALSO READ Tyler Perry Loses $100K Bid for Nipsey Hussle Portrait More Than a Year After Entering Bidding War With Beyoncé's Daughter“As a prolific artist and leader, Nipsey Hussle was zealous about driving change for the betterment of his community, empowering and employing those in need and being an influential and highly respected leader,” said Connie Orlando, the executive vice president and head of programming at BET, in a statement. “His passing was a tremendous loss to the entertainment industry and to the culture,” she added. “We will continue to remember his advocacy and be inspired by the groundwork he set forth and his dire commitment to social change. … We are invested in doing our part to ensure that the marathon will indeed continue.” ALSO READ Lai Mohammed Says It Is Idiotic To Think President Buhari Is Cloned DJ Khaled, who appeared with Hussle in the last video he was in for the song “Higher,” will be part of the tribute, as will John Legend, who’s featured on the song as well. YG, who also worked with Hussle will join the tribute too. Besides owning his own store, The Marathon Clothing, Hussle also launched Vector 90, a co-working space in South L.A. that provides tech training for young people. In the past, Hussle said he wanted to shorten the path between the inner city and Silicon Valley for kids. ALSO READ Court Bars Newspaper From Publishing Ganduje VideosThe rapper also had plans to fight gentrification by providing affordable housing to South L.A. residents, plus he was opening a casino and resort in Las Vegas. The 19th annual BET Awards, hosted by Regina Hall, will air live from Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater on June 23 at 8 p.m. EDT. Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:World share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleDivine Oduduru Says He Prefers Texas Tech To Nigeria | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World Newsnext articleThree New Films To Watch This WeekendRelated Posts467 shares Latest/June 19, 2019 /No Comment ‘U Don’t Owe Her Nothing!’: LHHATL Fans Side With Rasheeda Frost After She Hashes Out Differences with Kirk’s Ex-Mistress445 shares Latest/June 19, 2019 /No Comment Expert Report Deems It ‘Reasonable’ That Vallejo, California, Police Shot at Willie McCoy, Who Was Sleeping In His Car, 55 TimesReport: ‘LHHNY’ Star Brittney Taylor Slapped With a Restraining Order After Allegedly Attacking WitnessTyra Banks Launching Docuseries That She Says Will ‘Redefine the Definition of Beauty’New York Fails to Legalize Marijuana After Bill Is Snuffed Out in State Senate‘I’ll be Home ASAP’: Supa Cent Offers Update on Health Situation After Fans’ Concern Pours Over‘It’s a Wrap’: ‘Power’ Cast Reveals Filming Is Over and Shares Emotional Words‘You Aren’t Going to Like What I Say’: Phoenix Police Chief Sparks Outrage at Community Meeting About Couple’s Violent Encounter With Cops ‘Who That?’: Fans Prod Monica Brown With Questions After She Posts Photo With This NFL Player‘That Car Was Three Minutes and 72 Seconds Old’: Tracy Morgan Jokes About Getting Into Accident With His Bugatti in Newly Released Interview Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.