The rap legend DMX was in a vegetative state, but started breathing again without the use of life of support.
The drastic situation has caused fear amongst his friends, fans, and his family. TMZ is reporting that DMX’s kids are making their way to the hospital so they can see their father. A representative for the rapper has also released a statement on behalf of the family. This statement thanks his fans for being so supportive during these difficult times.
“Last night Earl ‘DMX’ Simmons was rushed to the hospital after collapsing at home. At this time he remains in ICU in critical condition. Earl has been a warrior his entire life. This situation represents yet another road he must conquer,” the statement read. “The Simmons Family appreciates the overwhelming outpouring of heartfelt love, encouragement, support and prayers for Earl. Earl is someone whose life and music have been a source of inspiration and strength to so many people around the world. It is reassuring to see his fans return that same passion and energy to him during his time of need.”
Stay tuned for updates on the condition of Earl Simmons aka Darkman X.