Earl Simmons (DMX) Age, Bio, Family, Wiki, Net worth, Films,Death, Awards

Earl Simmons (DMX) Age, Bio, Family, Wiki, Net worth, Films,Death, Awards

Earl Simmons, the grumpy but passionate rapper famous as DMX (Dark Man X), had a string of No. 1 albums in the late 1990s and early 2000s but whose personal battle came to rival his lyrical prowess.

Bio and Wiki 
Name:Earl Simmons
Nickname:Earl
Other Name:- Dark Man X
- The Ruff Ryder
Profession(s):- Rapper
- songwriter
- actor
Personal Life
Date of Birth:18/12/1970
Age:50 Years
Birthplace:Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.
Age at Death:50 Years
Death Date:April 9, 2021
Death Reason:Cocaine-induced heart attack
Nationality:American
Hometown:Yonkers, New York, U.S
Family
Father:Joe Barker
Mother:Arnett Simmons
earl simmons with his mother arnett simmons
Sister:- Shayla Simmons
- Bonita Simmons
Brother:
Affairs&Marriage
Marital Status: Married
Divorce Date:2014
Marriage Date: 1999
Wife/Spouse: Tashera Simmons
Children:17
Praise Mary Ella Simmons,
Xavier Simmons,
Shawn Simmons,
Tocoma Simmons,
Sonovah Junior,
Exodus Simmons
Networth & Money
SalaryN/A
Income SourceSinger
Networth (approx.)10 million USD

Facts About Earl Simmons

Earl Simmons was born on 18th December 1970 in Baltimore, Maryland, or Mount Vernon, New York.

He died on Friday in White Plains, New York. He was 50 years old.

He barked to the chorus of “Get at Me Dog,” the single from his 1998 debut album, “It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot.”

Mr. Simmons has sold millions of records and been nominated for three Grammy Awards.

Earl was the first musician whose first 5 albums appeared at No. 1 on the Billboard charts.

He was the featured artist for the Ruff Ryders label, often rapping songs by star DJ and producer Swizz Beatz. Rappers like Eve, Drag-On, and the Lox, a group made up of Jadakiss, Styles P, and Sheek Louch, have also recorded on the label.

DMX has been featured in movies like Belly, Romeo Must Die, Exit Wounds, Cradle 2 the Grave, and Last Hour.

On August 16, 2016, his youngest son, Exodus Simmons, was born to his girlfriend, Desiree Lindstrom.

He was married to Tashera Simmons in 1999. But they both separated in 2014.

In 2006, he starred in the reality series DMX: Soul of a Man, which broadcasted primarily on the BET cable TV network.

In 2003, he published a memoir of his titled E.A.R.L.: The Autobiography of DMX.

DMX began in the music industry at the age of 14, in 1984, when he beatboxed for Ready Ron.

After serving time in prison for stealing a dog, he started writing his own lyrics and doing at the local rec center for young children.

Earl Simmons Award

AwardYearResult
Party Up (Up in Here)2001 Nominated
Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist2000 Winner
Best Rap Video1999 Nominated
Top R&B Album Artist of the Year1999 Winner (DMX)

Earl Simmons Films

FilmsYearRole
Belly1998Tommy "Buns" Bundy
Exit Wounds2001Latrell Walker
Never Die Alone2004King David
Death Toll2007The Dog
Top Five 2014Himself
Pimp2018Midnight John
Beyond the Law2019Detective Ray Munce
Fast and Fierce: Death Race2020Davie
DMX: Don't Try to Understand2021 Himself

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