Swizz Beatz, Method Man, Busta Rhymes, & The Lox Pay Tribute to DMX at BET Awards
Written by B87FM on June 28, 2021
Lengthy stay X.
Lower than three months after DMX’s dying, his life and legacy have been celebrated on the 2021 BET Awards on Sunday (June 27). Methodology Man, alongside X’s Ruff Ryders household, kicked off the 6-minute tribute with an a cappella model of “Get at Me Canine” earlier than Griselda’s Westside Gunn, Benny the Butcher, and Conway the Machine hit the stage to carry out their DMX collaboration “Hood Blues” and “The place the Hood At?”
As DMX’s relations regarded on from the viewers, Michael Ok. Williams channeled the Yonkers legend whereas reciting lyrics from his traditional “Slippin’.” “I’m slippin’, I’m fallin’, I can’t rise up,” stated “The Wire” actor.
DMX’s fellow Ruff Ryders together with Swizz Beatz and The Lox’s Jadakiss, Types P, and Sheek Louch then emerged for “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem” earlier than Busta Rhymes set it off with a vigorous efficiency of “Social gathering Up (Up In Right here),” ending with a prayer from DMX himself as the gang at L.A’s Microsoft Theater held their Xs within the air.
In April, the rap icon handed away on the age of 50 after struggling a coronary heart assault. DMX’s posthumous album Exodus was launched final month that includes JAY-Z, Nas, Lil Wayne, Alicia Keys, Usher, and Snoop Dogg.
Watch the touching tribute beneath.