Amebo9ja reports the painful exit of Rapper DMX who Dead at 50 After Overdose and Heart Attack
“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,” his family said in a statement to People.
“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.”
According to what amebo9ja have gathered, on a faithful hour of Saturday, April 3, the rapper, 50, whose real name was Earl Simmons, had overdosed in his New York home, which triggered a heart attack. He was treated at a critical care unit of a hospital in White Plains, New York.
The following day, the Grammy winner’s manager, Nakia Walker, told BuzzFeed News that the New York native was in a “vegetative state.” She explained.
But unfortunately today, he could no longer hold on and he lost his breath. RIP DMX