About the artist
Earl Simmons, professionally known as DMX, is an American hip hop recording artist and actor from Yonkers, New York. In 1999, DMX released his best-selling album ...And Then There Was X, which included the hit single "Party Up". He has been featured in films such as Belly, Romeo Must Die, Exit Wounds, Cradle 2 the Grave and Last Hour. In 2006, he starred in the reality television series DMX: Soul of a Man, which was primarily aired on the BET cable television network. In 2003, DMX published a book of his memoirs entitled, E.A.R.L.: The Autobiography of DMX.