People gather outside the Barclays Centre in  Brooklyn, New York where a private memorial for late US rapper DMX was held on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
People gather outside the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York where a private memorial for late US rapper DMX was held on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Loved ones remember hip-hop artist DMX at New York memorial celebration

  • The 50-year-old Grammy-nominated rapper and actor released hip-hop songs such as Ruff Ryders’ Anthem and Party Up (Up in Here)
  • DMX, whose birth name was Earl Simmons, died on April 9 after suffering what officials called a catastrophic cardiac arrest

People gather outside the Barclays Centre in  Brooklyn, New York where a private memorial for late US rapper DMX was held on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
People gather outside the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York where a private memorial for late US rapper DMX was held on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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