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American rapper Earl Simmons popularly known as DMX passes away at age 50.

Earl Simmons popularly known as "dark man X" or DMX for short was the first artist to top US charts with first five albums. DMX was respected for the energy he exhibited in his rap music. Earl Simmons after a heart attack on April 2, the rapper was hospitalised and placed on critical care unit in New York.



DMX will be remembered for "cradle to the grave", a movie he starred alongside Chinese actor and martial artist Jet Li, Mark Dacascos, Anthony Anderson and Gabrielle Union in 2003. DMX played the role of a father on a mission to rescue his kidnapped daughter and the rapper gave his all in the movie. To me DMX was one of the greatest artist to ever grace the mic, hiphop is mourning today the loss of a great legendary icon. 



DMX has passed away today at age 50 due to organ failure from a heart attack, he played integral role in movies like cradle 2 the grave, romeo must die, exit wounds. DMX will be celebrated for his true storytelling in his rap music. May he find rest in paradise. Fans have taken to Twitter to mourn and celebrate DMX.

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