Earl Simmons, Author, D, Author, DMX, Author E.A.R.L.: The Autobiography of On the eve of his fifth release, DMX (with Fontaine, the former music editor of the . The dark journey of a boy who became a man, the man who became an artist, and the artist who became an icon. A talent for rhyme saved his life, but the. The Paperback of the E.A.R.L.: The Autobiography of DMX by DMX, Smokey D Fontaine | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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He also appeared on LL Cool J ‘s single ” 4, 3, 2, 1 ” in DMX arrested in Greer, accused of having marijuana”. If they wanted to come out with another album, they had to come to the table.

Retrieved February 21, This isn’t a book I would suggest to anyone looking for a great work of literatue, but if you’re interested in hearing about d,x ridiculous and outrageous story of Earl Simmons aka DMX then you’ve come to the right place. This page was last edited on auttobiography Decemberat I’m still a DMX fan though he did things that made me shake my head.

Dec 13, Shanajamika Jones added it. Retrieved May 4, S and sold over five million copies. He details his life and how he came to be and where he is today. It was almost like he tried to make himself come off as more imtelligent when in actuality his words just ran around in circles and most of the time made no sense whatsoever. The Definition of X: He began rapping in the early s, and released his debut album, It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot in to both critical acclaim and commercial success, sellingcopies within its first week of release.


After numerous delays, [18] [19] the album was eventually released on September 11,and featured production from Swizz Beatz and J. No e.x.r.l.the available Amazon.

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Which I feel is a sign that a book is great because you can not pry yourself from it. Throughout all of this there are also many ups and downs about his life that make the book intriguing. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Jul 12, Brion Williams rated it it was amazing.

DMX pleaded guilty to a single count of tax fraud in November He This isn’t a book I would suggest to anyone looking for a great work of literatue, but if you’re interested in hearing about the ridiculous and outrageous story of Earl Simmons aka DMX then you’ve come to the right place. I loved this book.

The main setting of this book e.a.r.the mainly in Yonkers from s. I’m also a huge fan of memoirs and the like and wanted to see what his childhood and family-life was like. According to MTVhe had semi-retired to study the Bible more in an effort to give messages behind the pulpit.

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After serving time in prison, he began writing his own lyrics and would perform at s.a.r.l.the local rec center for younger children. When you take a beating at homeyou got no where to go you just gotta take it. On July 30,DMX filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, citing his child support obligations as his priority claim.

Though his situation may appear bleak, the popular rapper tried to look at it in a positive e.a.r.l.th. Even though i have somewhat of a hard life somebody ealse has a much worse life that there living.


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Retrieved April 17, Over time, he developed and discovered his talent as a writer, and later a rapper. Anyone who has ever listened to his music will begin to understand what drives his lyrics like many others in the rap game. He lives in New York. Hope it gets better for him, and i will always be a fan of his music. Seven Arts Entertainment had no right to put out a new album. DreD,x and 50 Cent ; all of which had been resolved or faded from significance.

InDMX announced he had begun working on his eighth studio album. The main c E.

E.A.R.L.: The Autobiography of DMX

If you ever want to know what makes this guy tick Couldnt put it down. User Review – Flag as inappropriate Okay, this book was way too funny.

Apr 30, Tootah rated it liked it Shelves: Although he may not have intended to bring up social issues in this autobiography, I think that there are many issues in our system that stick out in this book which make us question whether there is anything else can be done to try to alleviate some of the harshest conditions some children have to endure growing up.

I will be a pastor.