METHOD MAN, BUSTA RHYMES, SWIZZ BEATZ, GRISELDA & MORE HONOR DMX AT 2021 BET AWARDS

LOS ANGELES, CA – DMX passed away on April 9 at White Plains Hospital after suffering a catastrophic heart attack. Although the Ruff Ryders legend died way before his time, he left behind an impenetrable legacy that continued with release of Exodus last month. At the 2021 BET Awards on Sunday night (June 27), X’s longtime friend and producer Swizz Beatz, Method Man, Busta Rhymes, Griselda and more honored the late Hip Hop luminary with a special tribute performance. “You see a lot of tributes and you can almost predict [what’s going to happen],” Swizz Beatz…

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Jay-Z, Bono, Lil Wayne, Snoop … ASSIST DMX IN NEW ALBUM ‘EXODUS’

DMX lives on through his Music… and with an assist from some very famous musical friends. X’s album, “EXODUS,” just dropped, and it’s filled with assists from folks like Alicia Keys, Bono, Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Snoop, The Lox, Usher, Moneybagg Yo, Griselda and Kanye. The album was produced by the man who helped engineer X’s musical career — Swizz Beatz. This was meant to be X’s comeback album — the first in 18 years since he cropped “Grand Champ” back in 2003. As you know, the album was titled after X’s youngest son, Exodus. The album cover is courtesy of photog Jonathan Mannion, who…

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SWIZZ BEATZ REVEALS LIL DURK & LIL BABY PUSHED BACK THEIR LP FOR DMX’S ‘EXODUS’ ALBUM

Swizz Beatz and Universal Music Group hosted a listening party for DMX’s first posthumous album, Exodus, via Zoom on Thursday evening (May 13). With both excitement and sorrow, Swizz Beatz sailed through the 11-track project with the enthusiasm of a proud parent sending their child off to kindergarten. Although DMX revealed some of the guest features prior to his April 9 death, including Snoop Dogg, Lil Wayne, U2’s Bono, Alicia Keys, Griselda, Usher and the late Pop Smoke, there were some unexpected surprises. Most notably, JAY-Z and Nas are reunited for the second time this month, following their appearance on DJ Khaled’s “Sorry Not…

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