American celebrities have started pouring their message of condolences following the demise of fellow rapper DMX on Friday.
The legendary passed away following a heart attack caused by a drug overdose at his house last week on Friday. He was taken in and placed on life support.
Female rapper Missy Elliot noted noted how his music touched many even though he fought so many battles.
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“Even though you had battles you TOUCHED so many through your MUSIC and when you would PRAY so many people FELT THAT! This is heavy for the HipHop family but your LEGACY LIVES ON & your SPIRIT. Continued Prayers for X family & friends for STRENGTH/HEALING.” Said Missy Elliot.
Also mourning DMX whose real names are Earl Simmons was Busta Rhymes who posted a video of themselves together saying he will forever love him.
“I hate this but I’m at peace with it because you are finally at peace King. I love you Eternally X. For infinity lifetimes I will forever love you Big bro. Rest Easy Beloved. Rest.” Said Busta Rhymes.
At the time of his death, the rapper was in the company of his family and some of his children who was called in to check their father whose oxygen was getting low and low following the attack.
They described DMX as a warrior who fought through the journey as they requested for privacy during this difficult time.
“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. Earl was a warrior who fought till the very end.” Said DMX family.