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Yonkers Native, Rapper DMX Files For Bankruptcy

Yonkers and Mount Vernon native and rapper DMX is filing for bankruptcy.
Yonkers and Mount Vernon native and rapper DMX is filing for bankruptcy. Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

YONKERS, N.Y. -- Rapper and Yonkers resident DMX filed for bankruptcy, according to a report in "Courthouse News Service."

The rapper, whose birth name is Earl Simmons, declared less than $50,000 in assets and $1 million to $10 million in debts. $1.3 million of his debt is reportedly owed to child support, according to the article.

DMX has sold more than 30 million hip-hop albums and has appeared in more than a dozen films, according to his Wikipedia page.

DMX was born in Mount Vernon and raised in Yonkers.

Click here to read the full "Courthouse News Service" article.

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