December 18, 1970 – April 9, 2021
A true legend of the rap game, DMX sadly passed in April at the age of 50. Born Earl Simmons, DMX long struggled with substance abuse prior to his death. During his 30-year career, DMX gifted us with many memorable hits. With his release of Grand Champ in 2003, DMX became the first artist to debut an album at No. 1 five times in a row on the Billboard 200 charts.
A few of DMX’s biggest hits have stood the test of time — and should continue to remain popular for a long time to come. From “X Gon’ Give It to Ya” to “Where the Hood At?” to “Party Up (Up in Here),” people will always be ready to turn up to DMX.
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