The Full Truth About Nipsey Hussle And Lauren London's 5-Year Love Story That Came To A Heartbreaking End

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - NOVEMBER 14: Nipsey Hussle and Lauren London attend a basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Portland Trail Blazers  at Staples Center on November 14, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images)

The Full Truth About Nipsey Hussle And Lauren London's 5-Year Love Story That Came To A Heartbreaking End

Their romance started in 2014.

Published April 1st

While we continue to celebrate the life and legacy of Nipsey Hussle, who tragically passed away yesterday (March 31) from gun violence, we send our prayers out to his longtime-love, Lauren London. The couple, who were together for five years and shared a son, embodied #BlackLove. And although their real-life California love story was cut short, there’s no doubt in our hearts that Nipsey Hussle was the “Rashad” to Lauren’s “New New.”

Learn how the West Coast rapper and ATL-famous actress met, plus see all the love they shared and more below:

  1. The couple met when she orchestrated a DM slide looking for copies of His pricey ($100 a pop!) ‘Crenshaw’ mixtape. The rest is history…
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    TBT I for sure took that down that night . 😝Ha!

    A post shared by Lauren London (@laurenlondon) on

  2. They’re both Cali-born and bred. Often they spent date night watching the Lakers play at the Staples Center.
    LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - NOVEMBER 14: Nipsey Hussle and Lauren London attend a basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Portland Trail Blazers  at Staples Center on November 14, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images)
    (Photo by Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images)
  3. The couple was super private about their relationship. Rumors that they were engaged even sparked, but neither one ever confirmed them.
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 04: <<enter caption here>> at Louis Vuitton Rodeo Drive on November 4, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Unique Nicole/Getty Images)
    (Photo by Unique Nicole/Getty Images)
  4. Nipsey Hussle and Lauren welcomed their 2-year-old son, Kross Asghedom, back in 2016. His 7-year-old daughter, Emani Asghedom, is from a previous relationship, and she shares 9-year-old son Cameron Carter with Lil Wayne.
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    Young. On his Hussle.

    A post shared by Lauren London (@laurenlondon) on

  5. They were never married, but did marry work and love together when Lauren starred in Nipsey Hussle’s video for ‘Double Up,’ featured on his latest project, Victory Lap
  6. This February, ‘GQ’ did a feature on the couple where Nipsey said: 'She was head over heel sprung from day one'
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    Family Affair. 💕

    A post shared by Lauren London (@laurenlondon) on

  7. Lauren and Nipsey Hussle's last red carpet appearance together was at the 2019 Grammys, where his first studio album was nominated for Best Rap Album
    <enter caption here> attends the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 10, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.
    (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)

Written by BET Staff

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