One of the most famous rappers of his generation appears to be on the verge of death.
According to numerous outlets and sources, DMX is facing significant health issues after he suffered a heart attack on Friday night — allegedly due to a drug overdose — and was admitted to White Plains Hospital in New York.
Those closest to the artist have confirmed as much.
“We ask that you please keep Earl/DMX and us in your thoughts, wishes, and prayers as well as respect our privacy as we face these challenges,” the family of the rapper (born Earl Simmons) wrote on Sunday.
TMZ was among the first websites to publish the story — and this celebrity gossip insider reports that DMX is clinging to life in an ICU unit… with little brain function.
However, a few family members who have visited the music icon are not giving up hope.
DMX’s fiancée, Desiree Lindstrom, and his mother, Arnett Simmons, have been permitted into the ICU to visit the rapper, although he remains unresponsive at this time.
The star’s grave prognosis is the result of oxygen deprivation after his Friday night overdose.
We cannot verify just what substances DMX took during the incident that may end up costing his life.
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Source:: The Hollywood Gossip