On Monday, 5th April, the family of legendary rapper, Earl Simmons, popularly known as DMX held a vigil on his behalf on Monday night, outside his White Plains Hospital in New York where the 50-year-old is being hospitalized.
We earlier reported that American rapper, Earl Simmons, professionally known as DMX is reportedly in critical condition, following a recent drug overdose according to TMZ.
TMZ also reported that he had a drug overdose on Friday night around 11 p.m. in his home in New York that triggered a heart attack. He was transferred to a hospital in White Plains, New York, and is in the critical care unit.
There were also reports that he is currently in a “vegetative state”.
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The crowd that attended the vigil, joined in prayers, chanted “DMX!” and crossed their arms in the shape of an X. A lot of people could be seen weeping while a video of the rapper was being played.