DMX passed away at the age of 50.
On April 9, he suffered a heart attack and was hospitalized in the ICU on life support since then. DMX passed away with his family by his side, according to a statement.
“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.”
Take a look at what the hip hop community is saying:
Even though you had battles you TOUCHED so many through your MUSIC and when you would PRAY so many people FELT THAT! This is heavy for the HipHop family but your LEGACY LIVES ON & your SPIRIT. Continued Prayers for X family & friends for STRENGTH/HEALING🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/ZI9NI6Nslg
— Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) April 9, 2021
Sending warrior prayers to the homie DMX pic.twitter.com/oSAli6ABTn
— Ice Cube (@icecube) April 9, 2021
The last time @miketyson walked to the ring in a monumental fight was in 2002 against Lennox Lewis. He entered to “what’s my name” by DMX pic.twitter.com/r9vgItau2b
— Peter Rosenberg (@Rosenbergradio) April 9, 2021
— Max B (@MaxBiggavelli) April 9, 2021
RIP DMX. I’m glad your finally at peace 🖤 pic.twitter.com/ZXGviA7VoS
— Ghostpoet (@ghostpoet) April 9, 2021
Rapper DMX passed away earlier today. He was 50 years old. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family 💜 #RIP pic.twitter.com/5fKQiOCQaG
— Wendy Williams (@WendyWilliams) April 9, 2021
RIP DMX. Thank you for being the soundtrack of my childhood.
— Burna Boy (@burnaboy) April 9, 2021
DMX FOREVER! 🕊🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/LwBhmF4JUp
— VERZUZ (@verzuzonline) April 9, 2021