Hip-hop has lost a legend.
DMX died Friday (April 9) at the age 50, according to XXL Magazine his family has confirmed.
“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,” read the 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.”
BREAKING: DMX has died at the age of 50https://t.co/5kS7T7h6i8
— XXL Magazine (@XXL) April 9, 2021