Today, one among hip-hop's greats has motive to have a good time. DMX, who as soon as dropped two primary albums in the identical calendar yr, has turned forty-eight. Be certain to honor the rapper's legacy by queuing up your favourite monitor, as each self-respecting hip-hop fan can doubtless rattle off a favourite X joint. From the haunting Dark Man X period to the Ruff Ryders collective, DMX' iconic voice has been on the heart of many a banger, and his first three albums rival any three-album run the sport has ever seen.
Sadly, DMX might be spending his 48th birthday in jail. The rapper is at the moment serving time for tax evasion, the place he is nearing the tip of a one-year bid. At this level, he'll be out in March, although pressured to expertise three years of supervised launch. Though the later levels of his profession have been tough, DMX stays a legend within the recreation, chargeable for giving us three traditional albums in It's Dark And Hell Is Hot, Flesh Of My Flesh, Blood Of My Blood, & And Then There Was X. Plus, the person starred in iconic movies like Belly, Romeo Must Die, Exit Wounds, and From The Cradle To The Grave, the place he actually ran up a wall and did a flip, one thing few rappers can boast.
In quick, DMX is a legend, and ought to be revered as such. Happy birthday X! Keep your head up, as the sport awaits your return.