Rapper-actor DMX passes away at 50

DMX, the raspy-voiced hip-hop artist who produced the songs 'Ruff Ryders' Anthem' and 'Party Up (Up in Here)' and who rapped with a trademark delivery that was often paired with growls, barks and "What!" as an ad-lib, has died, according to a statement from his family. He was 50.

Rapper-actor DMX passes away at 50
DMX, the raspy-voiced hip-hop artist who produced the songs 'Ruff Ryders' Anthem' and 'Party Up (Up in Here)' and who rapped with a trademark delivery that was often paired with growls, barks and "What!" as an ad-lib, has died, according to a statement from his family. He was 50.