The Recording Academy has announced an all-star tribute to the late, Grammy-nominated Nipsey Hussle to take place during the Grammy Awards on January 26.
Kirk Franklin, DJ Khaled, John Legend, Meek Mill, Roddy Ricch and YG will pay posthumous honor to Hussle.
“An activist, entrepreneur and rapper, Nipsey Hussle had a lasting impact on not just his community, but also the culture at large,” said Ken Ehrlich, Grammy Awards executive producer.
“There is no denying the influence he had and his legacy will be felt for generations to come,” he added. “We are honored to bring together this amazing group of artists to celebrate Nipsey’s life and pay tribute to his many contributions to music. It’s sure to be a memorable performance.”
Hosted by Alicia Keys, the Grammy Awards will be broadcast live on CBS beginning at 8 p.m. ET
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