DMX Indicators New Cope with Def Jam
Written by Rap-Up on September 20, 2019
DMX goes again to the place all of it started.
The Ruff Ryders icon has signed a brand new cope with Def Jam Information, in line with XXL.
DMX launched his 1998 debut It’s Darkish and Hell Is Sizzling on the legendary label and have become one in every of Def Jam’s top-selling artists all through the late 1990s and early 2000s. He launched 5 albums on the label, together with 1998’s Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of My Blood and 1999’s … And Then There Was X. His final album for the label was 2003’s Grand Champ.
Swizz Beatz confirmed the signing throughout a current interview with “The Breakfast Membership.” “Simply re-signed so it’s gonna be a very good 12 months for him, God keen,” he mentioned. “I simply need it to occur so he can go to the place he been presupposed to have went.”
The super-producer has been within the studio with DMX engaged on a brand new album, his first since 2012’s Undisputed. X himself confirmed that new music is on the way in which, writing, “New music quickly …”
He just lately teamed up with Swizz and Rick Ross to shoot a video for “Simply in Case,” the theme music for Forest Whistaker’s Godfather of Harlem crime drama collection.
In January, the Yonkers rapper was launched from a West Virginia jail after finishing a one-year sentence for tax evasion. Following his homecoming, he hit the street on a 32-date U.S. tour in celebration of the 20th anniversary of It’s Darkish and Hell Is Sizzling. He has carried out at festivals together with Rolling Loud Miami and even popped up throughout Kanye West’s Sunday Service at Coachella in April.