In 2005, Hussle discharged his first mixtape, titled Slauson Boy Volume 1, which before long turned into the name of his own record label. In 2008 Hussle discharged two mixtapes, Bullets Ain’t Got No Name, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2, subsequent to marking with Cinematic Music Group and Epic Records. In 2009, he discharged his introduction single, “Hussle in the House”. Soon thereafter, Nipsey discharged a third mixtape Bullets Ain’t Got No Name, Vol. 3. He at that point teamed up with Drake on the tune “Killer”, and furthermore showed up, alongside Snoop Dogg and Problem on the tune “Upside Down”, which highlighted on Snoop Dogg’s 2009’s collection Malice n Wonderland.
In 2010, Hussle showed up on the tune “We Are the World 25 for Haiti”, and was picked to be the part as one of the XXL Magazine’s “Yearly Freshman Top Ten”, a determination of ten best in class artists. XXL marked him “Most Determined” of his class, and LA Weekly considered him the “following enormous L.A. MC”. Hussle was relied upon to discharge his presentation collection, South Central State of Mind, in October 2010. Preceding discharge, the collection was upheld by the single “Feelin’ Myself” highlighting Lloyd. While the creation was set to be dealt with from J.R. Rotem, Scott Storch, Mr. Lee, Play-N-Skillz, Terrace Martin and 1500 or Nothin’, the collection was set to be highlighted with the visitor appearances from Trey Songz, Jay Rock and Sean Kingston. Simultaneously, he declared that he anticipated discharging a mixtape with individual rapper Jay Rock, titled Red and Blue Make Green. Following the arrival of a music video for “Feelin’ Myself”, the collection was set for a December 21, 2010, discharge; in any case, both of these ventures were in the long run delayed indefinitely.
2010– 2013: Leaving Epic Records and The Marathon arrangement
In the wake of experiencing issue with Epic Records, Hussle was discharged from the name in late 2010. After his discharge, he went on to establish his own record mark, All Money In. On December 21, 2010, he discharged his first All Money In Records mixtape, titled The Marathon, which highlights visitor appearances from Kokane and MGMT. On November 1, 2011, Hussle discharged a continuation titled The Marathon Continues, which highlights L.A. rappers YG and Dom Kennedy.
On April 17, 2012, Hussle discharged a collective collection with a kindred rapper Blanco, titled Raw. The collection highlights visitor appearances from YG, Mistah FAB, Yukmouth, B-Legit, Kokane and Freeway. In May 2012, he discharged a solitary “Glad for That”, which highlights visitor vocals from Rick Ross. He was likewise included on MMG’s melody “Wellspring of Youth”, which shows up on the name’s second collection Self Made Vol. 2. The music video was discharged on October 1, 2012. In December 2012, Hussle alluded to marking with Maybach Music Group/Warner Bros. Records, anyway saying that he would at present be searching for the privilege label.
Hussle said that he would discharge his third and last portion of The Marathon mixtape arrangement with TM3: Victory Lap in 2013, after it was pushed once more from its underlying December 2012 discharge date. He additionally reported that he was anticipating discharging a mixtape with a kindred West Coast rapper and incessant colleague YG. Hussle performed at the 2013 Paid Dues celebration on March 30, 2013 in California. After rule against marking to a noteworthy name, because of an absence of innovative opportunity, he make Victory Lap his presentation album.