American rapper DMX has died at the age of 50, 6 days after suffering from a heart attack.
His family has confirmed the sad news that DMX passed away at White Plains hospital in New York.
The actor and rapper died being surrounded by his family.
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,”
DMX’s family extended gratitude over the love and support they got during his illness.
We appreciate all of the love and support during this incredibly difficult time
Please respect our privacy as we grieve the loss of our brother, father, uncle and the man the world knew as DMX,” it added.
May his soul Rest in peace.