The rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, is still on life support and has little to no brain activity or function, his former manager told The New York Times and BuzzFeed on Sunday. DMX had a heart attack over the weekend and was not taken off life support despite previous reports.
Supporters and family of the rapper DMX chanted his name and offered up prayers Monday outside the New York hospital where he remained on life support.
Check out some of the online reactions to the news concerning the Yonkers rap icon.
Dozens of fans are outside White Plains Hospital where rapper DMX has been on life support since Friday. A prayer vigil is expected to start at 5.
Police are already blocking off part of the street because they’re expecting such a large turnout.@News12WC pic.twitter.com/5BmaJjhbL4
— Karen Hua (@k_hua) April 5, 2021
Showing love and support for DMX today. Lifting him up in prayer 🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/Fj2BzLcHCq
— Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard (@MayorSPH) April 5, 2021
Sending love and wishes for a speedy recovery to DMX 🙏 pic.twitter.com/4cGKP8trMT
— DUMMY (@DummyMag) April 6, 2021