The Wrap Up with L’Orèal Luchi, keeping you informed on everything that happened in hip hop culture this week:
Nipsey Hussle’s killer gets 60 roAshanti and Nelly back together after nearly ten years? T.I responds to Boosie canceling their joint album over snitch claims four years after Nipsey Hussle was killed, his killer gets 60 years.
Boosie made it clear he’s not releasing the joint album with T.I after TIP admitted he snitched on his dead cousin Toot to avoid a gun charge. Boosie says that the move “ruined everything,” and he’s not working with a rat. In T.I.’s defense, he claims Boosie should have called him. He also has paperwork to prove he never snitched. T.I. also says he made up the entire story about his dead cousin.
Ashanti x Nelly:
Are Nelly and Ashanti back together? It’s not confirmed or denied, but Ashanti was allegedly wearing Nelly’s chain. Ashanti and Nelly dated back in the early 2000s and broke up after Nelly allegedly cheated on her.
Young Thug’s trial is in limbo. It was set to start last month, but it keeps getting delayed and still is. The judge says they need at least 500 more people to be brought into the jury pool. Out of those people, they have to narrow it down to 100 and qualify them. An Atlanta Journal-Constitution reporter said more groups of jurors will be brought in this month, March, April, and May.
Eric Holder, the man who killed Nipsey Hussle, will spend 60 years of his life behind bars. Prosecutors alleged Eric approached Nipsey in 2019 in front of his marathon clothing store and confronted Nipsey over allegations he had called him a snitch. Eric was sentenced up to 25 years for shooting Nipsey and an extra 25 years for firearm enhancements. Eric was also convicted of two counts of attempted voluntary manslaughter for injuring two other men in the incident, and he was sentenced to an additional 10 years.
Nicki Minaj popped, back, out on the internet; she was turning up in her native land, Trinidad and Tobago, for Carnival. She wore a beautiful costume and was hanging with soca legends, like Destra Garcia, Machel Montano, and Patrice Roberts. See all the videos: