Nipsey Hussle allegedly slaps man at BET Awards for this reason

The success of Victory Lap has allowed Nipsey Hussle to cement himself as a coveted artist in 2018.

But during the BET Awards, Nipsey Hussle got into a confrontation that eventually went viral.

According to a video posted on social media prior to the awards, Nipsey Hussle can be seen slapping a man in the face.

TMZ reported that Nipsey Hussle was heading to rehearsal for a pre-show performance when his vehicle was stopped by security guards. At some point, a man identified as a BET employee knocked a parking cone out of the hands of a man who works with Nipsey Hussle. Without hesitation, Nipsey Hussle slapped the man before being pulled away by another security guard.

Following the dispute, Nipsey Hussle performed on the pre-show with Y.G. Nipsey Hussle thanked BET following his performance.


A.R. Shaw
A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents culture, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Shaw's latest book, Trap History, delves into the history and global dominance of Trap music. Follow his journey on TrapHistory.Com, Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.

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