We got wind that the Los Angeles city councilman will be naming that intersection after Nipsey, just days before his memorial service this week.
To read more about the initial petition, click HERE
Speaking of his memorial service, in less than 30 minutes the free tickets were no longer available:
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TSR STAFF: Brianne D! @beedev_ ______________________________________ With Nipsey's legacy in mind, his family decided to plan a public memorial service to celebrate his life, allowing residents of California to come and pay their respects at the Staples Center. ______________________________________ The service is set to take place on Thursday April 11 at 10am PST, and the tickets went live this morning. The tickets were sold out just 10 minutes after becoming available. ______________________________________ Tickets were free to the public, as long as you live in California. Residents were instructed to enter their CA ZIP code in the 'promo code' box to ensure their residency. There was also a four-ticket limit per household. ______________________________________ Out of respect for Nipsey and his family, attendees will be subject to very strict entrance—read more at TheShadeRoom.com
We’re so glad to see that Nipsey’s life will be honored through a street where he made sure to be a fixture in his community! Along with this new development, Nipsey’ music has also seen a huge surge. If you are familiar, he owns his masters and should greatly benefit his family.
We continue to keep his friends and family in our prayers!