DMX

  • $2.3M due in restitution for tax evasion against DMX

    DMX was recently sentenced to 365 days in prison for tax evasion. Now, a judge has ordered the “X Gon’ Give It To Ya” rapper to pay $2.3 million in restitution to the IRS. As reported by TMZ, the judge is allowing X — real name Earl Simmons — to pay the...
  • DMX faces the music: serenaded by judge, gets year in prison

    A judge heard a DMX rap song before adding his own lyrics to a court proceeding on Wednesday, ordering the rapper imprisoned for a year in a tax fraud case. U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff took requests, accommodating DMX’s desire to hear his autobiographical hit “Slippin'” before DMX faced...
  • Will DMX music be enough to help him in tax evasion sentencing ???

    DMX‘s lawyer will reportedly take an unexpected approach in court on Thursday (March 29). According to the New York Times, court documents reveal that attorney Murray Richman wants to play compositions from DMX during X’s sentencing for tax evasion, in case X is overcome by emotion in court. X pleaded...
  • Prosecutors want Rapper DMX behind bars!

    Manhattan prosecutors want rapper DMX to be sentenced to up to five years in prison at his upcoming sentencing on Wednesday, according to new court documents. DMX — whose given name is Earl Simmons — is accused of skipping out on $1.7 million in taxes. Prosecutors will recommend to a judge that he be...
  • Tax Evasion may have DMX Spending Jail Time!

    DMX may be going away for a long time, and we’re not talking about rehab this time. The rapper reportedly pleaded guilty to a single count of tax fraud on Thursday (Nov. 30) and now could be facing several years in a federal prison, according to the Associated Press. The guilty...
  • Multi-Platinum Rapper pleads guilty to tax evasion

    Just when things were looking up for DMX, the multi-platinum rapper got dealt some bad news. After recently landing his own reality series and delighting fans with the release of his “Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer” cover, X was in court on Thursday (November 30) to plead guilty to tax evasion charges. He...
  • Video: Check out DMX’s Christmas Carol!

    Is the vortex of terrible stories hitting news cycle wearing you down? DMX and a familiar Christmas carol are here to save the day. Remember the rapper’s impromptu remix of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at a radio station in 2012? The one that went viral and brought joy to our hearts? Well, it’s now a fully-produced...
  • DMX is coming to Reality TV!!!

    DMX will soon be starring in his own reality television series. The series, which is tentatively titled In the Dog House, will give viewers an intimate look into X’s life, according to a press release. It will follow the veteran rapper as he attempts to get back on the straight and narrow...
  • Video: Update on DMX in rehab

    DMX recently emerged from a New England rehab noticeably thicker to attend a hearing for his tax evasion case. TMZ caught up with the veteran rapper and inquired about his post-rehab body. He explained he’d been eating one of his favorite cereals — Captain Crunch.   Last month, X’s lawyer Murray Richman...