Nipsey Hussle has had a great 2018 by anyone’s standards. His long-awaited debut album in the form of Victory Lap garnering critical acclaim was given the cherry on top with a Grammy nod for Best Rap Album. Nipsey wraps up a solid year in the best way, by sharing the music video to the fan favourite title track “Victory Lap”.
The Sergio-directed video follows Nipsey’s trip to Tulum in Mexico. It’s a world away from Crenshaw as he explores ruins from the historic Mayan civilization, climbs an ancient Mayan pyramid and cruises the seas on a boat. Featured vocalist Stacy Barthe makes a guest appearance, posted in Crenshaw while Nipsey posts up on a stoop with the homies.
Over the past few months, Hussle has released a number of visuals from the album, including videos for “Double Up” and “Rap Niggas” amd this is a strong follow-up.