Fifty-year-old Earl Simmons, known mainly under his stage name DMX, suffered a heart attack last week and ended up in hospital. “This morning they called me to be in the hospital. They told me his life was hanging in the balance, no matter what it meant,” Simmons’ attorney Murray Richman told the U.S. portal on Sunday. abc7.
DMX is located at White Plains Hospital in New York. His publicist first stated that he was no longer connected to the devices, but then he said that he was probably still connected.
DMX has been nominated for several Grammy Awards in his lifetime, and has several platinum records. He also appeared on the movie screen, starring alongside Steven Seagal in The Cop Hunter and with Jet Li in Romeo Must Die and From Cradle to Grave.