Earl Simmons

  1. DMX Arrested Again in South Carolina

    November 05, 2013 11:29 PM EST Rapper DMX has been arrested again in South Carolina. A spokeswoman for the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport says airport police arrested the 42-year-old entertainer, whose real name is Earl Simmons, just after 5 p.m. Monday. Rosylin ...

  2. DMX Sentenced to One Year in Arizona Prison

    December 16, 2010 12:00 AM EST Troubled rapper DMX was sentenced to one year in prison by an Arizona judge on Thursday after admitting he violated his probation by drinking alcohol, court officials said. The rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was on probation for attempte ...

  3. DMX Files NYC Lawsuit Claiming Stolen Royalties

    April 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT DMX says he's been ripped off for years by a company hired to collect his song royalties, but he's been behind bars so much that he only recently realized the problem. The platinum-selling but troubled hip-hop artist - who's current ...

  4. DMX Ordered To Serve 6 Months In Phoenix Jail

    March 17, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A judge has ordered DMX to spend six months in a Phoenix jail for violating probation and to undergo a mental health evaluation. DMX, whose real name is Earl Simmons, admitted in court Tuesday (March 16) to a single violation of probation for fail ...

  5. DMX Arrested For Violating Probation

    March 10, 2010 12:00 AM EST Troubled rapper DMX was arrested in Arizona on Tuesday (March 9) for violating his probation by regularly using illegal drugs during the last nine months, authorities said. The rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, told a probation officer that ...

  6. Rapper DMX Arrested In Miami On Warrant

    December 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST Rapper DMX is back behind bars again in Miami after he was arrested by federal authorities for allegedly skipping out on a court appearance. The 37-year-old, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was arrested Tuesday (Dec. 9) afternoon on a warrant iss ...

  7. Lawyer: DMX In Hospital, 'Should Be OK'

    September 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rapper DMX was admitted to an Aventura, Fla., hospital yesterday (Sept. 22), according to his laywer Bradford Cohen, a day before he was scheduled to appear in an Arizona court. While Bradford wouldn't confirm media reports alleging his admit ...

  8. DMX Arrested For Speeding, Reckless Driving

    May 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT DMX was arrested after speed-enforcement cameras captured him in his bright yellow 1966 Chevrolet going 114 mph on a suburban Phoenix freeway. The rapper/actor was taken into custody Tuesday at his north Phoenix home without incident, the Arizona ...

  9. DMX Arrested For 'Air Rage' Incident

    May 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Police arrested rap star DMX after he refused to put on a seat belt and became abusive on a flight from New York to London, authorities said Monday (May 15). Police arrested rap star DMX after he refused to put on a seat belt and became abusive on ...