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Teyana Taylor dedicated her Dreamville Festival performance to Nipsey Hussle and Lauren London.

I got super choked up....it was really tough getting thru this song. I will forever sing this for you. I love you sis @laurenlondon ????????????

36.8k Likes, 902 Comments - Jimmy Neutch- Shumpert (@teyanataylor) on Instagram: "I got super choked up....it was really tough getting thru this song. I will forever sing this for..."

Over the weekend, the R&B singer and model performed her single “Gonna Love Me,” and before she started the performance she dedicated it to Lauren London and her slain boyfriend Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle.

“I can’t begin to imagine the pain and heartache. Lauren, I love you so much. I wanna dedicate this song to you and Nip,” Taylor said before singing.

FUCK THEY THOUGHT NIP?!! The Marathon continues! Swipe to see how we got down and dirty for Nip ???????????????????????????????????? 1 & 3 ????: @shootmadonna we love you @nipseyhussle & @laurenlondon

248.4k Likes, 4,451 Comments - Jimmy Neutch- Shumpert (@teyanataylor) on Instagram: "FUCK THEY THOUGHT NIP?!! The Marathon continues! Swipe to see how we got down and dirty for Nip..."

Taylor also shared a video of herself on Instagram arriving at Dreamville Fest rocking a blue hat that she refers to as “Nip blue”.

“F*** THEY THOUGHT NIP?!! The Marathon continues! Swipe to see how we got down and dirty for Nip 1 & 3 ????: @shootmadonna we love you @nipseyhussle & @laurenlondon,” she wrote as a caption.

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12.3k Likes, 129 Comments - Jimmy Neutch- Shumpert (@teyanataylor) on Instagram: "????????????????????????????????????????????????????"

Taylor has made a few other posts that were also dedicated to Nipsey Hussle.

Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot six times in the head and torso on Mar. 31 outside of his apparel store Marathon Clothing in South Los Angeles.

This Thursday (Apr. 11), a memorial service will be held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles for Nipsey Hussle. Nipsey Hussle was survived by his two children, Emani and Kross, and his girlfriend, Lauren London.

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.