Rappers and actors DMX He was reportedly hospitalized late Friday evening following a drug overdose. Sources close to the rapper aka Earl Simmons say he is in “critical condition”. The same sources claim that DMX suffered an overdose in his home at around 11 am, causing a heart attack. He was taken to a hospital in White Plains, New York and is currently in a critical care unit, where “some brain activity” is reportedly detected. Other sources claim that DMX is in a “vegetative state”, and cannot make it.
Eric B. of the hip hop group Eric B. And Rakim tweeted, “Please pray for my brother DMX,” and added the hashtag “DMXhospitalized”. Rapper Rick Ross posted, “Prayer legend for DMX, let’s put it in the sky.” Many fans of DMX are also greeting the rapper on his social media. DMX has publicly detailed its troubles with substance abuse over the years and recently completed a rehab term in 2019, which was nine months after being jailed for one year for tax evasion.
At the time of DMX’s 2019 rehab trip, it was believed that he had not relapsed. The rapper and his team insisted that this fear was out of fear that he might escape, as he reportedly felt the temptations. “In its commitment to keep family and restraint, DMX has previously checked itself into the rehab facility,” said in a statement at the time, “He apologizes for his canceled show and gives his fans a chance to Thanks for the continued support. ” DMX 2017 also went to rehab to become “a better father, friend and entertainer”.
DMX has talked about the length of his addiction to crack cocaine, which began when he was 14 years old when he smoked marijuana with drugs. In February 2016, the rapper allegedly shopped at the Ramada Inn parking, but later received medical attention for an asthma attack. Police say they did not find any illegal substance at the scene. DMX has also claimed that she has had bipolar disorder for years.
Back in August 2020, DMX announced that it was working on a new album with Swizz Beatz. In addition, DMX announced that the upcoming record, since 2015’s Redemption of the Beast, appears from Griselda Records, Pop Smoke, U2’s Bono and more. DMX began in the 1990s, but it wasn’t until their album, It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot in 1998, that they earned a hit.
The album was both critical acclaim and commercial success, selling 251,000 copies within the first week of release. The album went on to sell over 4 million copies in the United States alone. He released his best-selling album, … And Then There Was X, in 1999, which included the hit single “Party Up (In Here)”. In addition to his music career, has appeared in films such as DMX stomach, Romeo Must Die, Never die alone, the death toll, Lords of the street, And Bleeding. TMZ was the first to report on DMX overdose.