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Rapper DMX on life support after heart attack, lawyer says

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Posted at 10:30 PM, Apr 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-04 00:30:21-04

DMX’s longtime New York-based lawyer, Murray Richman, said the rapper was on life support Saturday evening at White Plains Hospital.

Richman says the artist had a heart attack.

He said he could not confirm reports that DMX overdosed on drugs and was not sure what caused the heart attack.

DMX made a splash in rap music in 1998 with his first studio album “It’s Dark and Hell is Hot,” which debuted No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. The multiplatinum selling album was anchored by several hits including “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem,” “Get At Me Dog” and “Stop Being Greedy.”