YG Pushes Back Surprise Album Due To Nipsey Hussle’s Death

Nipsey Hussle’s death has impacted the entire Hip-Hop community very heavily and a bunch of artists have come out to pay their respects including Drake and Kendrick Lamar. YG and Nip had a special bond as evidenced by their music together over the years and his grievance on social media was heartbreaking.


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Lost for words kuz i got so many of em 😢💙😔 We went thru so much shit together tryna make it out of LA with this rap shit, But we always got thru it then talked about it & after we talked. We laughed! You was a real big bro to me no kap. YOU 1 OF A KIND! I took so long to post you kuz I Kant believe this shit, I don’t wanna believe this shit. I’m not never accepting it. IDGAF what nobody say. It wasn’t yo time to go I’m lost homie. We had so much shit in the works. TV shows that was being written, A album “2 OF AMERIKKKAZ MOST WANTED” that we tried to work on twice but it never got done, If niggaz know NIP then Niggaz know bro got his own recording process. He rather start doin musik at 10am 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 But we was 4sho gone do it 1 day, damn bro I’m sick. The shit we had is forever bro! THE WORLD DIDNT KNOW WHAT THEY HAD TILL YOU WAS GONE I BEEN KNEW! @nipseyhussle 💙❤️💙❤️💙

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YG took to Twitter tonight to reveal that he had a surprise album planned for an April 12th release but will now wait until May to put it out, out of respect for Nipsey. That would explain his song ‘In The Dark’ going onto Spotify on Tuesday and then being removed shortly after.