Tag: DMX

‘Where My Dogs At?’ TVOne’s ‘Uncensored’ To Air DMX’s Final Interview

NewsOne Featured Video Source: Prince Williams / Getty Rapper DMX‘s final interview before he died is set to air on TVOne next month on the network’s popular “Uncensored” series. Cathy Hughes, founder of Urban One, the nation’s largest Black-owned media company, tweeted the announcement Thursday afternoon. ‘In his final interview, hip hop legend #DMX opens […]

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Kanye West And The Sunday Service Choir Opened DMX’s Memorial Service With A Soulful Medley

The first of two memorial services for DMX began from Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Saturday. The event was livestreamed to fans and supporters on YouTube as the venue was closed to only close friends and family of the late rapper. After a roughly two-and-a-half-hour delay, the service started with a chilling performance from Kanye West […]

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Kanye West’s Yeezy Released A DMX Tribute Shirt With Proceeds Set To Go To The Late Rapper’s Family

Tributes for DMX have come in special ways outside of the message shared on social media since his unfortunate death on April 9. Fellow Ruff Ryders member Jadakiss held a food giveaway in honor of the late rapper in their hometown of Yonkers. On Saturday, the late rapper’s casket was driven through Brooklyn on a […]

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DMX Memorial: Ruff Ryders and Fans Gather at Barclays

The mood around Barclays Center in Brooklyn was electric on Saturday afternoon in the moments before a memorial service began for DMX, who died on April 9 at age 50. More than 1,000 people, largely members of the Ruff Ryders motorcycle club, formed a procession earlier in the afternoon from Yonkers, N.Y., to Brooklyn, ending […]

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Rest In Peace Dark Man X: How To Watch DMX’s Memorial Services

NewsOne Featured Video Source: ANGELA WEISS / Getty DMX’s family and friends will come together to honor his life and legacy with two scheduled events after his sudden passing. On Saturday a Celebration of Life service will stream on DMX’s YouTube channel and is slated to begin at 4 p.m. ET. The event will be […]

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Thousands Expected at DMX’s Memorial Service in Brooklyn

About 2,000 people — celebrities, family members and close friends — will gather inside Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Saturday to honor DMX, who died in White Plains, N.Y., on April 9 at 50, days after suffering a heart attack. The memorial for the rapper, born Earl Simmons, is expected to start around 4 p.m. […]

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How to Stream and Watch DMX’s Memorial Service at Barclays Center

About 2,000 people — celebrities, family members and close friends — will gather inside Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Saturday to honor DMX, who died in White Plains, N.Y., on April 9 at 50, days after suffering a heart attack. The memorial for the rapper, born Earl Simmons, is expected to start around 4 p.m. […]

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Honoring a Forever Ruff Ryder: Here’s How to Watch DMX’s Public Memorial Service

DMX performs onstage with DJ Snake during day 1 of the 2015 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival (Weekend 2) on April 17, 2015.Photo: Mark Davis/Getty Images for Coachella (Getty Images) This weekend, fans of the late Earl “DMX” Simmons will have our own Ruff Ryders’ role—to honor the life and legacy of a hip-hop […]

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Producer Hit-Boy Reflects on the Impact of DMX, Other Influential Artists on 10 Songs That Made Me

Photo: Theo Wargo (Getty Images) In case you haven’t heard Spotify’s 10 Songs That Made Me, you’re missing your blessing. In their latest Music + Talk show, they’ve created a unique listening experience by allowing influential tastemakers and creatives to reflect on the 10 songs that’ve left a tremendous impact on each of their lives. […]

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DMX’s Public Memorial to Be Held at Barclays Center

DMX performs on stage during the Live Nation presents Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour on September 1, 2016.Photo: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for Live Nation (Getty Images) The public memorial for Earl “DMX” Simmons will be held in Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Advertisement According to Variety, DMX’s manager confirmed the public memorial will be take place […]

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How Many Artists Have to Say They’re Struggling Before We Listen?

DMX Photo via Getty, Bobby Brown Photo Screenshot via Facebook Many of us are still mourning the death of DMX, rap’s beloved Ruff Ryder, who used his pain to validate our own. The news of his death, caused by a heart attack brought on by an overdose, on April 9 only heightened the grief music […]

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DMX’s Family Makes Statement on Late Artist’s Memorial Service, Masters and Funeral Fundraising

DMX performs during week five of the BIG3 three on three basketball league on July 23, 2017.Photo: Streeter Lecka/BIG3 (Getty Images) On Friday, it was announced that DMX, who had been in a coma on life support following a heart attack, had died at the age of 50. Advertisement The late rapper-songwriter-actor underwent brain function […]

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The Telling of DMX’s Life Story

At the end of the 1990s, there was no rapper more popular than DMX, who rode a series of energized and earnest hits to the top of the Billboard album chart with each of his first five albums. The life he lived — from a childhood marked by abuse to an adulthood clouded by addiction […]

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‘SNL’ Paid Their Respects To DMX Through Jokes And A Tribute To Close The Show

Early Friday morning, DMX’s family put out a statement confirming what the entertainment world would hope to be false. The legendary rapper sadly passed away at 50 following a reported drug overdose and heart attack. Tributes from all over, including the music and sports world, came pouring in and as the days go on, many […]

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