Photo: COURTESY OF RUFF RYDERS ENTERTAINMENT
  /  04.09.2021


Tributes are continuing to pour in for DMX, who passed away on Friday (April 9), just one week after suffering a heart attack.

Joaquin “Waah” Dean, who co-founded Ruff Ryders with his siblings Darin “Dee” Dean and Chivon Dean, took to Instagram on Friday to honor X. “Forever my brother,” he captioned an image of the late rapper. “May God bless you and take you into his paradise. You will always be my brother for life. Let’s celebrate the dog for all the work he put in here. My dog for life RR.”

Other members of the Ruff Ryders family mourned DMX’s passing on social media as well. Eve wrote that she knows the late rapper is now “in the place of peace you deserve.”

“I will be forever grateful to have known you,” the “Let Me Blow Ya Mind” emcee wrote. “You were one of the most special people I have ever met. Full of Humour, talent, wisdom and love, and most of all loyalty. This world has lost a REAL ONE, but the heavens have gained an ANGEL. May you Rest.”

Swizz Beatz, who produced many tracks for X, shared an emotional tribute video on Instagram. “I’m truly beyond devastated!!!!!!” he captioned the post. “But I’m so happy my brother is no longer in pain. I watched him take everyone’s pain and make it his own. I send my love and support to his entire family. My brother we will never let them forget your name and you will live forever F.A.M.E. Long live King DMX THE GREAT AKA my brother 4 Life Earl Simmons.”

Styles P shared a throwback photo of himself, Jadakiss and Sheek Louch with X and said that the It’s Dark And Hell Is Hot emcee “was a legend before you made it.”

“The world will miss you, but the town gonna ride like you still here!! Energy never dies…” he added. Jadakiss, who has not yet broken his silence, commented under the post with crying emojis.

The REVOLT team is continuing to send our thoughts and prayers to X’s family and friends. Check out Waah’s post below.

Trending

Day 1: Meet the contestants | 'Moguls in the Making'

In the season two premiere of “Moguls in the Making,” a new batch of HBCU ...
  /  11.29.2022

Day 2: The wisdom of mentors | 'Moguls in the Making'

It’s day two of the “Moguls in the Making” competition, and things are already heating ...
  /  12.06.2022

Morris Brown College (Makeover Edition) | 'Game Cave' presented by McDonald's

In a brand new episode of our series “Game Cave,” we pull up to Morris ...
  /  11.21.2022

Will Smith makes his return to the big screen with 'Emancipation' and more

Will Smith’s new movie  ‘Emancipation’ is about an enslaved man’s fight for freedom and we sit ...
  /  12.02.2022
View More