American Rapper Earl Simmons better known as Dmx has passed on at the age of 50 in a New York hospital.
The veteran rap mogul has been in Coma and on life support at the White Plains hospital since April 2 and was rumoured to be in a vegetative state. Dmx had scores of number 1 albums in the late 1990s and early 2000s with “Get at me dog” the break out single of his 1998 album and “party up” from his 1999 album.
Simmons was cynically known for Lyrics mostly custom to spiritual artists. He also had his hand in some movie roles, with the 2000 blockbuster movie “Romeo must die” alongside Jet Li and Aaliyah one of a hand full.
What Killed DMX ?
DMX had long battled with drug addictions and spent some pretty years behind bars for scores of offences. Had gone on rehab severally and even mentioned on returning to rehab on one occasion for fear he might go back to drug addictions which had plagued him for years.