Tuesday, December 11, 2007
We all know DMX as one of the Ruff Ryder members. He made some great rap songs, which will go into history as classics. This rap artist is from Yonkers, New York.
DMX has begun rapping since the age of 13. He was asked by Just Ice to beatbox for him. DMX took the name from the early drum machine. Later it became 'Dark Man X'.
The single 'Get at me dog',which was released in 1998 went gold. This was a hype song. The beat was banging. DMX landed on Def Jam in 1997. He dropped the album 'It is dark and hell is hot'. In 1998 DMX dropped the album 'Flesh of my flesh, blood of my blood'. This album was triple platinum. It sold 670.000 copies in the first week.
In December 1999 DMX released the album ' And then there was X'. This album went six times platinum. This album contains the hit single 'Party up'. In 2001 DMX' album 'The great depression' came out. This album went platinum quick, but it was not so commercially successful as the previous albums. In 2003 he released the album 'Grand champ' this album was his 5Th album to hit the NR.1 spot after it is released. After switching labels DMX released the album 'Year of the dog...again' in August of 2006.
In June 2007 DMX dropped the album 'definition of X'.