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DMX Net Worth: -$10 million dollars
Ace New York-born rapper and actor, Earl Simmons famously known as DMX, born on the 18th of December 1970 has a net worth of -$10 million dollars.
DMX who grew up in Yonkers, NY, came to limelight as a rap artist in the 90s has released seven studio albums since his 1998 debut “It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot”. One of his most popular and biggest hit singles was 1999’s “Party Up (Up in Here)” from the album, “…And Then There Was X”. His album debut album “It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot” sold more than five million copies. Some of his other popular smash hit singles includes “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem”, “What’s My Name?”, “X Gon’ Give It to Ya”, and “Where the Hood At?”
DMX who has sold over 70 million albums worldwide till date during his music career, asides music has also featured in eight movies. He released his autobiography, entitled, “E.A.R.L.: The Autobiography of DMX” in 2002. He won American Music Awards in 2000 and 2001 for Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist while he was also nominated for three Grammy Awards and five MTV Music Video Awards, in addition he has featured in several direct-to-DVD movies while also making a cameo in the movie Top Five in 2014.
DMX filed for bankruptcy in a Manhattan court in late July 2013, with claims to have roughly $50,000 in assets and around $1 million and $10 million worth of debt to various creditors, including $1.24 million in child support. While his attorney released a statement explaining that his debts have restricted him from obtaining a passport for many years and he hopes to restructure his debts so he can start performing overseas again, where he still has an active fan base. DMX also appeared in court where he was charged with 14 counts of tax fraud for about $1.7 million in 2017.