DMX Breaks Down His Classics

blame it on Shake September 25, 2019

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Now that he’s secured a new deal with Def Jam, DMX is officially ready to start putting together his long-awaited eighth studio album. And with Swizz Beatz still in his corner, we’re looking forward to some magic.

Back in the public eye, after another stint in jail, the Yonkers emcee recently sat down with GQ to discuss spending time in the hole during his latest sentence, his first love, his relationship with his mother, and more.

X also took some time out to break down some of his classics, like “Ruff Ryders Anthem,” “What’s My Name,” “Where the Hood At,” and more.

Check out the breakdown below and hit GQ for the full interview.