August 30, 2000 - SOHH.com
is speculating that Khugo of Goodie Mob is taking a stab at Ruff Ryders
and DMX on the track Y'all Scared (Outkast) where he raps "We live
like Kings, and die like fuckin men / I don't care how rough you roll,
we can't be shut down / Ain't no openin up shop, we already established
/ You lap doggin, we boss hoggin"
26, 2000 - DMX will be performing at the 17th annual MTV Video Music Awards,
which air live on MTV Sept. 7.
August 26, 2000 - We've added
message boards to abstracts.net! It's still somewhat under construction
but feel free to sign up and post here. Starting
next month we'll have a $25 gift certificate at Amazon.com for post of
August 19, 2000 - DMX, Eve,
LOX, and Drag-On will participate in a Ruff Ryders Entertainment sponsored
Summer camp for community youth at Camp Pontiac, a 65-acre facility located
in upstate New York, from August 28 until September 2.
August 5, 2000 - The Hollywood
Reporter indicates DMX will be playing his first lead role in the fourth
installment of The Crow. The Crow: Lazarus will feature the rapper
playing Lazarus, a hard-living artist who leaves his music behind for a
August 3, 2000 - DMX was
named in Vibe magazine's 100 Most Influencial People, Places, and Things
where they said of him, "...when X gets on the mike, in that unmistakable
voice, that strangely mdelodic gravelpit bark-it's victory or death. His
confessional, intensely personal words are often spoken directly to God.
His solemn prayers are those of a man who sees his grave at the end of
the road before him. DMX, Hip hop's heart of darkness."
July 29, 2000 - DMX's I'm
Gonna Crawl is on the Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps soundtrack which
is on sale and in theaters now.
July 25, 2000 - DMX's Party
Up was nominated for Best Rap Video in this year's MTV Video Music Awards,
which will be hosted by the Wayans brothers, reports Worldpop.
July 22, 2000 - DMX will
be in attendance for the premiere of Nutty Professor II: The Klumps starring
Eddie Murphy. The show will take place at the Universal Amphitheater atop
the hill in Universal City on Monday.
July 22, 2000 - DMX will
be featured on a McDonalds compilation CD which you can buy for $4.99 with
purchase of a regular priced menu item.
July 15, 2000 - Ryde or Die
Vol. II enjoyed the #2 position in its debut on the charts this week, coming
second only to Eminem, who stayed at #1 for the seventh straight week.
July 5, 2000 - Eminem's former
bodyguard was on eYada.com, where he said he believes Party Up was a stab
at Em, saying DMX didn't even look at Eminem when he presented him with
an award at the Source Awards. For more details on the interview, check
our Eminem page.
July 4, 2000 - Lost in Eminem's
troubles with Christina Agulera and ICP, perhaps there's a fued closer
to home with DMX. Poster's on Usenet are aguing weather the lyrics in DMX's
Party Up are a stab at Em, where he says, "...but I'm not him, aight slim?
So watch what you do Or you gon' find yourself, buried next to someone
else" and "You wack, you're twisted, your girl's a hoe You're broke, the
kid ain't yours, and e'rybody know." Leading more fuel to the fire is Eminem's
track on the Marshall Mathers title song "the son of a bitch won't quit
barking" where he proceeds to bark afterwards. Coincidence?
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