Veteran American Rapper ‘DMX’ Dies at 50…
Famous American Rapper, Earl Simmons widely known as DMX has just passed away today. The rapper was famously known for his gangsta rap songs in the 90s especially his hit track titled “Ruff Ryders Anthem” released back in 1998.
The announcement was made by the 50-year-old rapper’s family, that DMX died on on the 9th of April, 2021 at White Plains Hospital after being put on life support few days ago following a heart attack.
According to the statement:
“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.”
White Plains hospital also put out a condolence statement to DMX’s family and friends, a report by COMPLEX read.
“White Plains Hospital extends its deepest condolences to the family of Mr. Simmons, as well as his friends and legions of fans who expressed their unwavering support during this difficult time. Earl Simmons passed away peacefully with family present after suffering a catastrophic cardiac arrest.”