Dreamville Festival April 6th, 2018 was exactly one week after the assassination of rapper Nipsey Hussle.
The energy was shifted but in a positive way; with artwork to remember the late Mac Miller and Nipsey. Dreamville dedicated the entire show to the loss of Nipsey Hussle.
Rapsody , Big Sean, J.Cole ,and Teyana Taylor dedidcated videos and songs to Nipsey during their performances.
6lack , Cozz, Omen , Lute , Nelly , 21 Savage, and Ari Lennox mentioned Nipsey and his impact on the culture. “R.I.P Nip” was mentioned on every set from 12pm until 11pm.