Timbaland reflects on DMX death

The death of DMX shook the hip-hop community. He passed away on Friday at just 50 years old. The legendary emcee suffered an overdose.

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.” – DMX’s team revealed the death of iconic rapper.

Recently, two hip hop veterans Timbaland and Fat Joe had an IG Live conversation about DMX.

“He was writing this Book of Eli for us, right in front of our face,” Timbaland said, “This one hit differently. This one hit different. It made me think about like Aaliyah, it just hit different bro. I can’t even explain. I know you can hear it in my voice, it just hit different” – he continued.

“We all f*cked up, hip hop f*cked up,” added Joe.