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Musicians who died tragically young

StarsInsider Logo By Stars Insider of StarsInsider | Slide 1 of 37: Countless talented musicians have met untimely ends, sometimes in freak accidents, other times in gang feuds, and certainly far too many times due to drug overdoses.  Award-winning rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot in front of his L.A. clothing store on March 31, 2019. He was hit multiple times in the head and chest, and passed away at the age of 33. A man called Eric Holder was arrested and charged with the murder shortly after, and his trial has finally come to a close three years later. Holder, 32, was found guilty of first-degree murder and faces a maximum sentence of life in prison. Prosecutors claimed that his attack on Hussle was "personal" and had been carefully planned.  Hussle's untimely death came as a huge shock to the music community. He was awarded two posthumous Grammy's for his one and only album, 'Victory Lap.'  Click through the following gallery to remember other talented artists who died too young.

Musicians who died tragically young

Countless talented musicians have met untimely ends, sometimes in freak accidents, other times in gang feuds, and certainly far too many times due to drug overdoses.  

Award-winning rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot in front of his L.A. clothing store on March 31, 2019. He was hit multiple times in the head and chest, and passed away at the age of 33. A man called Eric Holder was arrested and charged with the murder shortly after, and his trial has finally come to a close three years later. Holder, 32, was found guilty of first-degree murder and faces a maximum sentence of life in prison. Prosecutors claimed that his attack on Hussle was "personal" and had been carefully planned. 

 

Hussle's untimely death came as a huge shock to the music community. He was awarded two posthumous Grammy's for his one and only album, 'Victory Lap.' 

 

Click through the following gallery to remember other talented artists who died too young.

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