Aaliyah’s mom has paid tribute to DMX.
The 50-year-old rapper and actor died on Friday after spending per week within the intensive care unit following a coronary heart assault at his residence on April 2 and Aaliyah’s mom remembered her late daughter’s ‘Romeo Must Die’ co-star in an emotional put up on Instagram.
Diane Haughton wrote: “Earl you had and still have a heart of gold.You and Baby Girl will meet again with all the beautiful people we have lost. Will never forget your kindness. NEVER! Blessing to your family! Eternally!”
DMX – whose actual identify was Earl Simmons – co-starred within the 2000 film with Aaliyah and Jet Li – and he collaborated with Aaliyah for the movie’s tune ‘Come Back in One Piece’.
His loss of life was introduced by his household in a press release, which mentioned: “We are deeply saddened to announce today that our loved one, DMX, birth name of Earl Simmons, passed away at 50 years old at White Plains Hospital with his family by his side after being placed on life support for the past few days.
“Earl was a warrior who fought till the very end. He loved his family with all of his heart and we cherish the times we spent with him. Earl’s music inspired countless fans across the world and his iconic legacy will live on forever. We appreciate all of the love and support during this incredibly difficult time.”
DMX – who was a father to 15 kids – was a number one hip-hop performer, who achieved chart success with tracks together with ‘Party Up’ and ‘X Gon’ Give It To Ya’.