37-year-old Beyonce shared a picture of the slain rapper when he was a baby with the caption:
‘I’m praying with every ounce of my heart for your family,’ Beyonce wrote, adding, ‘Rest In Peace, Nipsey.’
Nipsey Hussle, real name Ermias Asghedom, was killed by Eric Holder, according to LAPD who are calling for information on his whereabouts.
A surveillance video showed the moment when the shooter walked up to Nipsey while he was having a discussion with some friends, opened fire before running back through the alley he came from.
Hussle, who received his first Grammy nomination earlier this year, was father to two children with his fiancee Lauren London.
Rihanna, John Legend and Colin Kaepernick also expressed their grief and admiration for the rapper