Well-known rapper DMX, born Earl Simmons, hospitalized on April 3, following he had collapsed at home. The rapper’s longtime attorney Murray Richman stated that he has been on life support after the heart attack he had; Richman did not mention an overdose even though multiple media outlets stated that DMX had been rushed to a hospital in White Plains due to that reason.
Once the news spread, DMX’s industry friends flooded their social media accounts to send their well-wishes while asking their fans and followers for prayers. One of these friends, well-known rapper and TV host LL COOL J, took to his Instagram and Twitter accounts, released a music video of Simmons, and wrote the following message as a caption:
“Today is 4/3/21 – it’s only right that we celebrate the talent and genius of my brother @DMX on the 4,3,2,1 song. We Love you X get well fast. 🙏🏾✊🏾”
Meanwhile, another rapper, Ice Cube uploaded a TBT photo of himself with DMX and expressed his sorrow regarding the things that happened to his rapper fellow. ‘It was a Good Day’ rapper wrote:
“DarkMan X been on my mind and in my prayers since I woke up this morning. Wishing for the best.”
As for Academy Award-winning, Hollywood actor Jamie Foxx shared a video of Simmons, in which he gives a breathtaking prayer, and captioned it with the following words:
“@dmx God we need a huge favor. Heal his body. Give us one more chance… X fight my brother. Just saw u a few weeks ago and our fellowship was so joyous… love u bro come let’s get up out of this. You got things to do. ❤️❤️💔❤️❤️ @therealbreyonprescott god bless you bro.”
Apart from these names, LeBron James, John Boyega, Carlos Boozer, and D.C. Young Fly were quick to send their well-wishes to the rapper.