Photo Credit: Daniel Ramos | @spiribolt
Monday afternoon it was officially announced the memorial service for Nipsey Hussle remembering his life and legacy will be held at Staples Center Thursday April 11th, and free tickets would be available for sale Tuesday April 9th at 10 AM. The venue holds 21,000 people and tickets for service sold out in a matter of 20 minutes for Los Angeles residents. Many fans were disappointed to not be able to get tickets to the event, but various outlets have stepped up for those who can’t attend in person.
The two-hour occasion on Thursday April 11th starts at 10 AM PST and ends at 12 PM. No news has been reported on who will be speaking at it. Peep three ways you will be able to live stream the memorial service below:
Tomorrow #NipseyHussle‘s Celebration of Life and Legacy will begin at 1/12c. We will have a live-stream of the service on https://t.co/G5HCwBL5Gj and BET News’ Facebook page (https://t.co/NWiVsARcE6). #BETRemembersNipsey 🙏🏾🏁 pic.twitter.com/TB34ooZc3y
— BET (@BET) April 11, 2019
We are honored to bring the Celebration of the Life & Legacy of Nipsey Hussle to fans across the globe via livestream.
Members and non-members alike can tune in on 4/11 at 10am PT. https://t.co/v9tl7dACXf pic.twitter.com/kEK583PNI9
— THA GREAT (@NipseyHussle) April 11, 2019
Nipsey Hussle’s memorial service is being held on Thursday at Los Angeles’ Staples Center. https://t.co/WvkkFAgYHk
— Entertainment Tonight (@etnow) April 10, 2019
For Los Angeles residents, the service will also be live streamed on local news channels such as Fox 11, NBC 4, ABC 7 and KTLA. Following the event there will be a 25 mile procession through Los Angeles to honor Nipsey that starts at Staples Center and ends in Crenshaw at the funeral home, after passing his Marathon Clothing store. Swipe the post below to see the map of the route.