Rapper DMX might be laid to relaxation after a private service Sunday — which might be live-streamed for followers to watch.
The rapper, born Earl Simmons, died April 9 at White Plains Hospital after a coronary heart assault, and was given a public sendoff at the Barclays Arena in Brooklyn on Saturday — however might be laid to relaxation earlier than solely mates and relations an undisclosed location.
DMX grew up within the School Street public housing complicated in Yonkers, however it’s unclear if the service might be in his residence metropolis.
The rapper’s public memorial service Saturday noticed his shiny purple casket taken to Barclays on a custom-made, Ford F250 monster truck, with the phrases “Long Live DMX” on the aspect.
The two-hour procession, which shut down traffic on Flatbush Avenue, was escorted by about 2,000 bikes and unique automobiles and ended with a star-studded ceremony that included Kanye West and Nas.
The 50-year-old rapper leaves behind 15 children.
The rapper rose to fame after his 1998 debut album, “It’s Dark and Hell is Hot,” rose to the highest of the charts — going platinum 5 instances.
He adopted up with two extra albums — “Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of My Blood” and “…And Then There Was X — within the span of a yr, promoting greater than eight million models.