Don’t Let the Water in the Boat: Thinking of Nipsey Hussle Two Years Later

Reflections on the rapper’s passing

Nipsey Hussle on a boat with his left hand raised. A still from his music video for “Victory Lap”
Nipsey Hussle on a boat with his left hand raised. A still from his music video for “Victory Lap”

Grief comes in waves, like rough seas that threaten to splash into your boat if you let it. Still, Hussle’s legacy lives on — and his remarkable accomplishments endure.

Journalist. Editor. Producer. Author, ‘The Marathon Don’t Stop’ (Atria Books 2021) https://linktr.ee/RobKenner

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