DMX Update: His Death, Awards, Family and Daughter Bio

DMX update, dead, cause of DMX death, DMX kids, DMX wife, DMX net worth update, and DMX estate are what you will learn in this video. This update on DMX will include the brain scan and the hospital where DMX was taken to when he had a heart attack and where he [DMX] died.

DMX died 2 years ago, and the memory in our brain is still fresh. All DMX news updates will be covered in this DMX rapper update. All you need to know about DMX’s daughter [Praise Mary Ella Simmons] will be discussed here.

If you want to know about DMX kids before we proceed with the DMX update fully, do check out the post to know how many children DMX had.

DMX Update

Who is DMX [Earl Simmons]

DMX’s real name is Earl Simmons, who is a rapper by profession, actor, writer, songwriter. DMX was born on December 18th, 1970, in Mount Vernon, New York, United States. DMX’s father’s name is Joe Barker, and DMX’s mother’s name is Arnett Simmons.

As a rapper, DMX broke even in 1998 when he released his debut album, It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot, and sold 251,000 copies within the first week of release and the American actor has since remained in the limelight until his death.

DMX is known as a rapper and actor and lived between December 18th, 1970 – April 9th, 2021.

The professional rapper is said to be worth $1,000,000 net, while his wife Tashera Simmons’s [DMX ex-wife] net worth is about $500,000.

In Earl Simmons’s [DMX] early life, he was married to Tashera Simmons and divorced after 15 years of marriage with 4 kids [3 sons and a daughter [Praise Mary Ella Simmons].

Who Produces DMX New Update

DMX worked with different procedures in his career, and notable among his producers are Swizz Beatz and Dame Grease. DMX revealed his producers were working on his eighth album and other DMX producers include Dark Man X and The Ruff Ryder.

DMX was active for 30 years as a rapper between 1991 and 2021 until his death in April 2021. Meanwhile, DMX started his rapping career at the age of 14 [1984] and became legendary in 1998 when he debuted Dark, and Hell Is Hot and sold 251,000 copies within the first 7 days.

DMX Awards

DMX was nominated for various awards and won a few of them. Therefore, we discuss DMX updates on DMX grammy away, music awards, and MTV video awards.

Grammy Award

In 2001 DMX was nominated for the best rap album and best rap solo performance Grammy awards. In 2002, he was nominated for best rap solo performance.DMX Grammy Awards

American Music Award

DMX was nominated for an American music award twice in his early career

DMX was nominated and won as a favorite rap/hip-hop artist in 2000, and in 2001 he was nominated for favorite rap/hip-hop artist.

MTV Video Music Award

DMX was nominated 5 times for the MTV video music award. In 1999, 2000, 2002, and 2006 DMX was nominated for the best rap video of the year, and he was nominated for best video from a film and best breakthrough video in 2001 and 2002, respectively.

Billboard Music Award

In 1999, DMX was nominated for top R&B album artist of the year and won victoriously.

In total, DMX was nominated for 5 different awards [known], won a few, but DMX didn’t win a Grammy.

DMX Update Brain Scan: DMX in Hospital Bed

A brain scan was carried out on DMX, and the DMX update brain scan revealed that he didn’t regain his brain’s full functioning.

A series of brain scans and tests were carried out on DMX, but little or no improvement was recorded since DMX was rushed down to the hospital on April 2nd, 2021.DMX in Hospital Bed

During this time, DMX was in a coma at the White Plains Hospital in New York.

What Happen to DMX

DMX died on April 9th, 2021, at the White Plains Hospital in New York after he had a heart attack on April 2nd, 2021, and was rushed to White Plains Hospital in New York.

It was rumored that DMX was placed on a life support machine in a vegetative state and died at 50 after suffering three heart attacks as a result of an overdose.

Steve Rifkind, the founder of Loud Records, DMX manager, confirmed that they were praying and hoping that DMX would be revived until his last minute on earth.

Between April 2nd and 9th, 2021, tens of doctors at White Plains Hospital in New York fought had to save Earl Simmons’s [DMX] life with a series of tests and brain scans to validate his brain activity and function. At that junction, the chance of survival becomes slim and nearly impossible.

Meanwhile, before DMX’s death was made public, his friend, Leunell, had taken to social to spark a debate and trend the hashtag #RIPDMX. Luenell later apologises.

Before DMX died, he was on life support when he was in a coma. He even underwent a brain scan to determine the activity and function of his brain.

How many Kids did DMX Have

DMX had 15 kids from 11 different women. However, Tashera Simmons was DMX’s legal wife for 15 years [1999 – 2014] and had 4 kids together, while DMX had 11 kids with another 10 women.

DMX Kids update

DMX’s [first] daughter is called Praise Mary Ella Simmons, while his first and eldest son is Xavier Simmons. Xavier Simmons [DMX’s first son], Sean Simmons, and Tacoma Simmons were all appointed as their father’s estate co-administrator.

DMX twins were born on December 5th, 2019, by his estranged wife, Pebbles Junell, C.E.O of Pebbles Fit and the Founder of Growing with K’dyn.

The DMX twins [Aidyn and K’ydn Simmons] are the youngest of DMX 15 children.

DMX Net Worth Update

DMX filed for bankruptcy in a Manhattan court in 2013. While facing a life trial, he was sentenced to spend a year behind the bar after being found guilty in a federal court for dodging taxes.

The Grammy-nominated artist [DMX] net worth was estimated at around $1,000,000 in 2022 after, almost a year after his death.

DMX Estate Update

When DMX passed on on 2021 April 9th, there was controversy on who and who to manage his estate. However, after much deliberation and family meeting outcome, DMX’s ex-wife, Tashera Simmons, and their eldest son, Xavier Simmons, were to manage the estate.

DMX estate

But his three sons [from his ex-wife] were later appointed as DMX estate co-administrator leaving behind the only DMX daughter [from the marriage], Praise Mary Ella Simmons.


DMX update: DMX died of three heart attack after he spent days in coma at the White Plains Hospital in New York. DMX was survived by 15 kids and 11 wives.

What are we missing in the DMX update? What else do you want to know

Leave a Comment