Prayers continue to roll in after rapper DMX remains hospitalized after an alleged overdose Friday night.
According to TMZ, the rapper was rushed to a hospital in White Plains, New York around 11 p.m. after a drug-induced heart attack.
His longtime lawyer and family friend, Murray Richman, released a statement on the family’s behalf.
“Last night Earl ‘DMX’ Simmons was rushed to the hospital after collapsing at home. At this time he remains in ICU in critical condition. Earl has been a warrior his entire life. This situation represents yet another road he must conquer. The Simmons Family appreciates the overwhelming outpouring of heartfelt love, encouragement, support and prayers for Earl. Earl is someone whose life and music have been a source of inspiration and strength to so many people around the world. It is reassuring to see his fans return that same passion and energy to him during his time of need,” the statement read.
The 50-year-old rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, has been very candid about his issues with substance abuse in the past.
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