The legendary New York Rapper and Ruff Ryder´s very own DMX ¨ Earl Simmons¨, passed away due to a heart attack on April 3rd, 2021. On April 2nd, DMX was rushed to the hospital from a drug overdose. The next day the news broke out that Saturday morning of his passing.
DMX´s family set out an statement to press stating :
“We are deeply saddened to announce today that our loved one, DMX, birth name of Earl Simmons, passed away at 50-years-old at White Plains Hospital with his family by his side after being placed on life support for the past few days. Earl was a warrior who fought till the very end. He loved his family with all of his heart and we cherish the times we spent with him. Earl’s music inspired countless fans across the world and his iconic legacy will live on forever. We appreciate all of the love and support during this incredibly difficult time. Please respect our privacy as we grieve the loss of our brother, father, uncle and the man the world knew as DMX. We will share information about his memorial service once details are finalized.
REVOLT reported when the New York Legend was being transported to a medical facility in White Plains, New York, many fans and lovers of the hip hop community showed up to show their love and prayers.
Many OG rappers and celebrities showed their condolences and prayers for X´s family. Some of the celebrities were Swizz Beats , Missy Elliot and Ice Cube.
Rest In Peace to a Legend! The way DMX touched the industry will never go unnoticed and his music will live forever.