1. DMX Sentenced to Six Months in Jail for Unpaid Child Support

    July 14, 2015 9:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 DMX was sentenced to six months in jail on Tuesday night (July 14) in Buffalo, N.Y., Billboard has confirmed. The 44-year-old rapper was arrested last month in New York City for failure to pay child support just as he was about to perform at Radio C ...

  2. DMX, Naughty By Nature & More Salute Hip-Hop On Masters of Ceremony Reunion Tour

    April 02, 2014 4:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 Add another entry to this summer's national tour schedule: the 2014 Masters of Ceremony Hip-Hop Reunion. Featuring a master class of hip-hop artists—including DMX, Naughty By Nature, Rakim and Biz Markie—the tour kicks off July 11 at Miami' ...

  3. DMX's Boxing Match With George Zimmerman Canceled

    February 09, 2014 9:12 AM EST 0 0 0 Heeding to vocal opposition to his plans, Philadelphia celebrity boxing promoter Damon Feldman has canceled the upcoming match between rapper DMX and George Zimmerman, the acquitted killer of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin. Feldman said on Saturday tha ...

  4. Beyonce Makes Billboard 200 History with Fifth No. 1 Album

    December 17, 2013 8:15 PM EST It's official: Beyonce's new self-titled album debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, making her the first woman to hit No. 1 with her first five studio albums.   It follows the chart-topping "Dangerously In Love" (200 ...

  5. New York Judge Rejects DMX's Bankruptcy Filing

    November 09, 2013 3:54 PM EST A federal judge in New York has tossed rapper DMX's bankruptcy filing, making him fair game for creditors. The Journal News reports that a bankruptcy judge in White Plains dismissed the 42-year-old rapper's July 29 Chapter 11 filing on F ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. DMX Arrested Again, Denies Pot Charge

    August 21, 2013 5:46 PM EDT DMX has been arrested again in South Carolina. Police say the 42-year-old, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was a passenger in a truck that was stopped late Tuesday (August  21) for an illegal U-turn in Greer. Lt. Jim Holcombe says officers arrest ...

  9. DMX Arrested Again: DUI, No Driver's License

    July 26, 2013 9:51 AM EDT Rapper DMX has been arrested in South Carolina and charged with driving under the influence. Greenville County jail officials say the 42-year-old, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was arrested early Friday. He was also charged with not having a dr ...

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  11. DMX Plots Summer Tour, Album Pushed To Fall

    May 31, 2012 1:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 DMX 's comeback album "Undisputed" may not be coming out until the fall, but the veteran rapper will return to the stage for a summer trek that kicks off tomorrow night (June 1) in Cincinnati. The first leg of the Undisputed: Weigh In ...

  12. DMX Tears Up NYC, Talks Album Delay and Fresh Start

    February 24, 2012 1:15 PM EST 0 0 0 "It don't get no better than this," DMX told the crowd near the end of his triumphant set at S.O.B.'s in New York on Thursday night (Feb. 23). The beleaguered New York native littered his first Manhattan show in years with a deca ...

  13. DMX Arrested for Speeding, Suspended License

    August 25, 2011 3:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Just a little over a month after his completion of a seven-month sentence, DMX is arrested again after being stopped for surpassing the speed limit. DMX Talks 'Priceless' Memories With Aaliyah According to TMZ , the rapper was driving 102 ...

  14. DMX Working 'Nonstop' on New Album, Calls Current Hip-Hop 'Too Corny'

    August 02, 2011 12:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 Two weeks after finishing a seven-month prison sentence, DMX tells Billboard.com that he's been working "nonstop, every day" on his seventh album, which he hopes to put out before December. "I kind of took it back to how I felt o ...

  15. 11 Anticipated Album Updates: Madonna, DMX, Nickelback And More

    July 24, 2011 9:33 AM EDT 0 0 0 A host of huge stars -- ranging from Madonna to Nickelback and Soundgarden -- are planning album releases during the next 18 months. Here's a run-down of where they are in the recording process, and how long we'll have to wait for the musi ...

  16. DMX Leaving Jail Next Month, Working on New Album

    June 21, 2011 4:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 In "twenty eight days," DMX , born Earl Simmons, will be home after spending more than six months in jail, initially a year long sentence, for violating his probation in November, 2010. DMX Moved to Mental Health Unit After several run-ins ...

  17. Update: DMX Denied Bail, Still in Jail

    November 24, 2010 2:50 PM EST 0 0 0 An Arizona judge on Wednesday denied bail for rapper DMX , keeping him jailed on charges that he violated probation by using drugs, court officials said. The 39 year-old rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was arrested Thursday for probation vi ...

  18. DMX Arrested In Arizona, Again

    November 19, 2010 11:35 AM EST 0 0 0 DMX was arrested at his home last night (Nov. 18) in Phoenix, Arizona, again, for violating the terms of his probation. Sigh. Video: DMX gets arrested, again DMX performed in Scottsdale a week ago but now he's back in jail -- his sixth time arr ...

  19. Nine Things We'll Never Forget About Aaliyah

    August 25, 2010 4:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Nine years ago today, Aaliyah was tragically killed in a plane crash, marking the too-soon end of one of the music industry's most unique voices. Here's our list of nine things we'll never forget about Aaliyah's too-brief time in ...

  20. Lil Kim Surprises Fans by Bringing DMX Onstage in Arizona

    July 19, 2010 6:52 PM EDT 0 0 0 Amid near-deafening shrieks, Lil Kim brought a fresh-out-of-jail DMX onstage in Scottsdale, Arizona on Saturday night (July 17) to perform the LOX's "Money, Power & Respect." Clad in a pink polo and white shorts, DMX jumped into t ...

  21. The Daily Noise 3.10.2010 - Billboard.com

    The Daily Noise 3.10.2010 - Billboard.com

    March 10, 2010 4:33 PM EST 0 0 0 Taio Cruz shoots to the top of the Hot 100, DMX arrested for violating probation, Billy Corgan searching for new Pumpkins, Ben Harper and Relentless 7 about their new CD/DVD "Live from the Montreal International Jazz Festival". DMX , Bill ...

  22. Taio Cruz's 'Break' Out, Billy Corgan Hiring

    March 10, 2010 4:23 PM EST 0 0 0 In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, British newcomer Taio Cruz jumps a record 52 spots to top the Billboard Hot 100 with "Break Your Heart," which features Ludacris . Rapper DMX was arrested in Arizona af ...

  23. DMX Arrested For Violating Probation

    March 10, 2010 7:54 AM EST 0 0 0 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 h ...

  24. 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 ...

  25. Eminem, DMX, The Roots Pay Tribute To Def Jam At 2009 VH1 Hip-Hop Honors

    September 24, 2009 6:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Since its inception five years ago, VH1's Hip-Hop Honors has paid tribute to the preeminent figures in hip-hop history. For the sixth annual show, taped at Brooklyn's Academy of Music in New York last night (Sept. 23) and set to air on the ...

  26. DMX Gets Probation For Jailhouse Assault Charge

    June 08, 2009 2:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 An Arizona judge on Monday sentenced rapper DMX to probation for allegedly throwing a food tray at a detention officer inside a Phoenix jail. The rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, will spend 18 months on supervised probation for the jailhouse ...

  27. DMX Sentenced To 90 Days In Jail

    January 30, 2009 7:21 PM EST 0 0 0 Rapper DMX was sentenced to 90 days in jail today (Jan. 30) for convictions on theft, drug-possession and animal-cruelty charges. DMX, whose real name is Earl Simmons, also was placed on at least 18 months' supervised probation by Maricopa Coun ...

  28. 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 ...

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

    September 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 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. Rapper DMX was admitted to an Aventura, Fla., hospital yesterday (Sept. ...

  30. 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 ...

  31. DMX Pleas Out Of Miami Drug Case

    August 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper DMX pleaded guilty to trying to buy cocaine and marijuana in Miami and was awaiting extradition to Arizona on outstanding drug charges there, his lawyer said yesterday (Aug. 28). Rapper DMX pleaded guilty to trying to buy cocaine and marijuan ...

  32. This Day in Music

    August 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) fines Great White and Station club owners Michael and Jeffrey Derderian a total of nearly $100,000 for workplace violations related to t 2003 - The Occupational Safety and Health Admini ...

  33. DMX Arrested In Florida After Court No-Show

    August 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 DMX was arrested at a store in Florida yesterday (Aug. 14) for failing to appear in an Arizona court on drug charges, authorities said. DMX was arrested at a store in Florida yesterday (Aug. 14) for failing to appear in an Arizona court on drug char ...

  34. DMX Arrested At Phoenix Mall

    July 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper DMX has been arrested at a Phoenix mall on a felony charge of taking the identity of another. Phoenix police Sgt. Andy Hill did not have details of the charge, as it stemmed from a Maricopa Cou Rapper DMX has been arrested at a Phoenix mall o ...

  35. DMX Legal Woes Continue With Phoenix Arrest

    July 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rap star DMX was arrested for failing to appear in court and other complaints at a Phoenix airport yesterday (July 2), adding to his legal woes that include drug possession and animal cruelty charges. Rap star DMX was arrested for failing to appear ...

  36. DMX Arrested On Drug Charges In Miami

    June 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For the second time in a week, rapper DMX has been arrested in Miami. For the second time in a week, rapper DMX has been arrested in Miami. The 37-year-old artist, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was arrested Friday on charges of attempting to purc ...

  37. This Day in Music

    June 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Kanye West emerges a double winner at the 2005 BET Awards, picking up statuettes for best male hip-hop artist and video of the year for "Jesus Walks." 2005 - Kanye West emerges a double winner at the 2005 BET Awards, picking up stat ...

  38. Judge Vacates $1.5 Million Judgment Vs. DMX

    May 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A judge in Upper Marlboro, Md., has vacated a $1.5 million judgment awarded to a woman who filed a defamation suit against rapper DMX after he alleged that she raped him. A judge in Upper Marlboro, Md., has vacated a $1.5 million judgment awarded to ...

  39. DMX Arrested On Drug, Animal Cruelty Charges

    May 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Authorities say DMX has been arrested on drug and animal-cruelty charges in Phoenix following an overnight raid on the rapper's house. Authorities say DMX has been arrested on drug and animal-cruelty charges in Phoenix following an overnight ra ...

  40. DMX Arrested For Speeding, Reckless Driving

    May 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 DMX was arrested after speed-enforcement cameras captured him in his bright yellow 1966 Chevrolet going 114 mph on a suburban Phoenix freeway. DMX was arrested after speed-enforcement cameras captured him in his bright yellow 1966 Chevrolet going 11 ...

  41. 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 ...

  42. This Day in Music

    April 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Wonder Stuff drummer Martin Gilks dies in London after injuries sustained a day earlier in a motorcycle accident. He is 41. 2006 - Wonder Stuff drummer Martin Gilks dies in London after injuries sustained a day earlier in a motorcycle acciden ...

  43. R&B/Hip-Hop Briefs: DMX, T.I., Wayman Tisdale

    March 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT -Rapper DMX joined the cast of the upcoming horror film, "The Bleeding." The movie is produced by Michael Tadross Jr., executive producer Frank Capra III and co-producer Charbel Youssef. "The Bleeding" will begin shooting in No ...

  44. This Day in Music

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) fines Great White and Station club owners Michael and Jeffrey Derderian a total of nearly $100,000 for workplace violations related to t 2003 - The Occupational Safety and Health Admini ...

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