Legendary rapper DMX has died at the age of 50.
Rapper’s team told XXL, “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.”
Earlier this week, TMZ has reported that legendary emcee DMX suffered an overdose and he was admitted to hospital under “grave condition”.
TMZ sources claimed the overdose triggered a heart attack Friday Night at 11 PM. DMX had a history of substance abuse , New York’s iconic rapper’s last rehab stint came back in 2019.