The Hip Hop Community Reacts + Sends Thoughts & Prayers To DMX

DMX Tribute
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Following the news that DMX was rushed to the hospital due to an apparent overdose, the hip hop community came out to celebrate his music, send their prayers, speak on the impact he had on their life and career.

We learned Saturday (Apr. 3), that the rapper had been rushed to the hospital due to an apparent overdose and heart attack. As one of the top hip hop artists in the history of the genre, he made his impact in many ways. Whether it was his prayers, his passion, his lyrics, or simply his hits, much of the community went on social media to pay their respects.

Artists such as Lil Kim, Q-Tip, Casanova, Rick Ross, and more went onto social media to show their support for the rapper.

See some of their messages below.


Juicy J

Lil Kim


Swizz Beatz


Rick Ross


Missy Elliott

Ice T

Chance The Rapper

Ja Rule

Funk Flex