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BREAKING: Rapper DMX passes away at age 50

Written by Jeffrey Iafrate

Earl Simmons, who’s known by his legendary stage name DMX passed away today at the age of 50. Simmons was on life support the last several days trying to improve his condition after his was first hospitalized late last Friday night. Beyond his dedication to his music and accomplishments he will be most remembered as a loving father. rapper’s manager and close friend Steve Rifkind recently told news outlet TMZ that his condition did not changed prior to his passing.

DMX was first reported falsely dead yesterday which then his manager immediately denied the reports, you can check out that blog explaining the situation here. Regardless, DMX will always be remembered as a legend and our prayers go out to his close friends and family as they continue to grieve during this time.

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Jeffrey Iafrate

Specs Howard grad. Aspiring journalist and avid Detroit sports fan!