Where will DMX be buried? The legendary rapper tragically passed away in 2021 at the age of 50 years old. Forever remembered the world over, DMX was an icon in the rap industry.
Now, fans want to know where DMX will be buried. So, let’s take a look at what is known about his funeral, burial, memorial service and more.
When is DMX’s funeral?
On April 9th 2021 DMX, whose real name was Earl Simmons, passed away from a heart attack. He was 50 years old and left behind 15 children.
DMX’s funeral will be held as a private service on Sunday, April 25th 2021. However, fans were able to pay their respects to the rapper on April 24th at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center arena.
Traffic was stopped for DMX’s memorial service on Saturday, April 24th. A monster truck carried his casket from Yonkers to Brooklyn for the funeral. The truck was surrounded by a fleet of motorcycles. Hundreds of fans gathered to remember the late rapper and pay their respects.
Where will DMX be buried?
It’s currently unclear where DMX will be buried. Private details such as this are yet to be announced.
However, the city of Yonkers may build a statue or even name a street after DMX in his honour.
It’s highly likely that DMX will be buried in his home city of Yonkers, New York. The Hard Times wrote on April 9th: “Funeral organizers are already hard at work to prepare the cemetery grounds in order to give DMX a proper burial“.
How to watch DMX’s memorial and funeral
DMX’s memorial on Saturday, April 24th was open to the public and available to watch via YouTube.
Kanye West and his Sunday Service Choir performed at the memorial. Ruff Ryders, rappers such as Nas, Swizz Beats and Eve and members of DMX’s family all shared some words at the memorial.
DMX’s funeral ‘Homegoing Celebration’ will air live on BET and its YouTube channel at 2:30 PM EST. However, attendance at the event is restricted to family and close friends only.