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New video shows DMX performing for inmates during 2018 jail term for tax fraud

Footage has emerged of the late rapper DMX performing for fellow inmates in 2018 while he was behind bars for tax fraud. The video of DMX, real name Earl Simmons, was taken and shared with the Daily Mail by a fellow prisoner while they were serving time together at The Metropolitan Correctional Centre in New York. It sees Simmons rapping to a seated group of spectators, with the video’s anonymous source saying that he was obliging requests to rap before being transferred to another prison. DMX died on 9 April after suffering from a reported drug overdose and cardiac arrest.

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