News: DMX's Wife Officially Separates From Rapper After 11 Years
Thursday, Jul 22, 2010 4:00PM
The wife of rapper Earl "DMX" Simmons has reportedly separated from her husband of over a decade and is planning a new reality show.
Details on the break-up became public Thursday (July 22) morning.
DMX's wife Tashera Simmons has officially separated from the chart-topping rapper and is planning a reality show focusing on her rebuilding their family without him. According to Simmons, the reality show is titled "Tashera Simmons....Life After X" and will give a firsthand account of how their family is coping with the rapper's legal and drug problems and how they "cope with a husband and a father that has let them down over and over again." (All Hip Hop)
The couple were reportedly together for over a decade and have four children.
Since 1999, DMX has been married to Tashera Simmons. They have four children together: Xavier (1992), Tocoma, Shawn and Praise Mary Ella Simmons (b 18 April 05). DMX has eight children in total. Maryland resident Monique Wayne claims her son's father is DMX. She has sued him repeatedly for defamation of character and child support. A final outcome is still pending. (Wikipedia)
X was freed from behind bars after serving three quarters of a six-month sentence earlier tihis month.
DMX is finally out of the dog house. XXLMag.com has learned that the troubled rapper, born Earl Simmons, was freed from an Arizona jail today (July 6). X's criminal defense attorney, Glenn Allen, confirmed with XXL that the Yonkers-bred MC was released after serving four months of a six-month sentence. As previously reported, the Yonkers MC was locked up on March 9 for for five counts of violating his probation, all of which were related to cocaine abuse. The Ruff Ryder was on probation for throwing a food tray at an officer while locked up on drug, theft and animal abuse charges last year. (XXL Mag)
Last weekend, X made a surprise appearance during a Lil Kim Arizona show.
Lil' Kim added some bark to her sting when she brought out surprise guest DMX during her show in Scottsdale, Arizona, over the weekend. X, who was released from jail earlier this month after violating his probation, performed The LOX's "Money, Power, & Respect" with the Queen Bee. "New York is in the motherf#&$ing building!" shouted the Yonkers rapper. (Rap-Up)
Check out a recent interview with DMX's wife down below: