Losing a father at a young age like Kross Ermias Asghedom did can be a traumatic and devastating experience for a child. The death of a parent can have profound and long-lasting effects on a child’s emotional and psychological well-being and can shape their identity, relationships, and outlook on life.
Let’s take a look at Kross Ermias Asghedom, the son of the late Nipsey Hussle.
Who is Kross Ermias Asghedom
Kross Ermias Asghedom, also known as “Kross,” was born on August 31, 2016. He is the son of rapper and entrepreneur, the late Airmiess Asghedom, popularly known as Nipsey Hussle; and his longtime girlfriend, Lauren London. Asghedom’s father was killed on March 31, 2019, when his son was just two years old.
Asghedom is Black-American, although he also has Jewish and African roots from his grandparents.
Asghedom may be the first child of his parents, but it is reported that both London and the late Hussle had children from previous relationships.
Emani Asghedom, from his father’s prior union, and Kameron Carter, from his mother’s previous union, are Kross’ siblings. Kross’s oldest half-sibling, Emani Asghedom, was born on September 9, 2008, in Los Angeles, California. Kameron Carter, Kross’ other sibling, was born on September 9, 2009.
Kross Ermias Asghedom’s age
Asghedom was born on August 31, 2016. He is currently seven years old and will be eight in August 2023.
Kross Ermias Asghedom’s net worth
Asghedom is not known to have any net worth, as he is still very young.
However, his mother is said to be worth around $9 million in 2023 while reports put his father’s net worth at an estimated $8 million before his demise.
Kross Ermias Asghedom’s parents
Asghedom parents are Nipsey Hussle, who was his father; and Lauren London, his mother. Hussle and London were in a relationship for a long time before the untimely death of the former. A copy of Nipsey’s death certificate, which listed the rapper’s marital status as single at the time of death, proved that they never got to exchange wedding vows, despite rumours and rumours to the contrary.
They two met through social media. London revealed in an interview that she was single at the time she and Nipsey Hussle first connected and that things clicked off when she bought his tape and started following him on social media. He invited her out on a date when she went to pick up an item she had bought from him, and she agreed.
Although the precise day they began dating was not recorded, it is known that they dated for more than five years.
Nipsey Hussle (real name: Ermias Joseph Asghedom) was an American rapper, entrepreneur, and community activist. He was born on August 15, 1985, in Los Angeles, California, and grew up in the Crenshaw neighbourhood of South Los Angeles.
Hussle began his music career in the mid-2000s, releasing a series of mixtapes that helped him gain a loyal following. He released his debut studio album, “South Central State of Mind,” in 2010. He went on to release several more mixtapes and albums, including “The Marathon,” “Crenshaw,” and “Victory Lap,” which earned him a Grammy nomination for Best Rap Album in 2019.
Hussle was also known for his entrepreneurship and community activism. He founded The Marathon Clothing, a clothing store, and brand, and was involved in several real estate projects in the Crenshaw area. He was also a vocal advocate for reducing gang violence and promoting education and economic development in underserved communities.
Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed on March 31, 2019, outside The Marathon Clothing store. His death was widely mourned, and his legacy continues to inspire fans and activists around the world.
Lauren London is an American actress, model, and television personality. She was born on December 5, 1984, in Los Angeles, California.
London began her acting career in the late 1990s, appearing in several music videos and commercials. Her breakthrough role came in 2006 when she was cast as Erin “New New” Garnett in the film “ATL.” She went on to appear in several other films and TV shows, including “This Christmas,” “90210,” and “The Game.”
In addition to her acting career, London is also known for her modelling work and her style. She has appeared in campaigns for brands such as Sean John, Rocawear, and Apple Bottoms. Following Hussle’s death in 2019, London has become an advocate for mental health awareness and has continued to honour Hussle’s legacy through her work.
Kross Ermias Asghedom is under the sole custody of London. Almost seven months after Nipsey’s death, in October 2019, London was given guardianship of him. She now has full custody and is in charge of the portion of Hussle’s estate that her son has been willed to inherit.
Kross Ermias Asghedom Instagram
Asghedom does not have an Instagram page or any social media page. But he does appear on his mother’s social media page, @laurenlondon