2011__03__Jacob_Lusk_Nate_Dogg_March16news-300x203.jpg
GET EMAIL UPDATES FROM OKMAGAZINE

The tragic loss of hip hop legend Nate Dogg shook Hollywood today. It also struck a chord with American Idol contestant Jacob Lusk who shared a special relationship with the star.

Nate Dogg formed a gospel group called “InNate Praise” in 2007, TMZ reports, and Jacob auditioned and landed a spot.

OK! NEWS: SNOOP DOGG TURNS TO TWITTER TO GRIEVE LOSS OF NATE DOGG — “ALL DOGGS GO TO HEAVEN”

The duo became friends through their gospel choir connection, according to TMZ, and “their relationship blossomed over the next two years … as Jacob performed with the group at churches around L.A. County.”

In a video obtained by TMZ, Nate and Jacob are together in Nate’s studio in North Hollywood.

OK! NEWS: NATE DOGG, HIP HOP STARS, DIES AT 41

Jacob also Tweeted the following about Nate’s death:

Jacob_Lusk_Tweet_March16news

 width=

Download this week's issue of OK! Magazine for only $1.99
COMMENTS
comments powered by Disqus
 
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 467 other followers