Taken Off Life Support, ‘Boyz In The Hood’ Director, John Singleton Dead At 51

John Singleton, the first African American nominated for an Academy Award for Best Director — whose decorated career spanned nearly three decades in Hollywood — has died … TMZ has learned. Advertisements

Nipsey Hussle Memorial Service to Air on BET & Live-Stream Online

With Nipsey Hussle’s memorial set for Thursday at LA’s Staples Center, BET has announced they will broadcast the service commercial-free live on their networks starting at 10 a.m. PT and live-stream the event via BET News’ Facebook page.

Los Angeles to Name Crenshaw and Slauson Intersection In Honor of Nipsey Hussle

South Los Angeles City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson announced that the intersection of Crenshaw Boulevard and West Slauson Avenue will be named in honor of one of its very own, Ermias “Nipsey Hussle” Asghedom. Nipsey’s flagship Marathon Store is located adjacent to the intersection.