Rickey Smiley Morning Show Featured Video

Text “RICKEY” to 71007 to join the Rickey Smiley Morning Show mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions).

10th Annual ONE Musicfest

Source: Prince Williams / Getty

Dark Man X is back with the label that helped make him a star. Reportedly, DMX has signed with Def Jam Records.

According to AllHipHop.com, the Yonkers rapper signed with his OG recording home this summer and plan include the release of a Christmas album called DMX-Mas.

SEE ALSO: DMX Blesses Maine Family With Shoes For School

X’s debut, It’s Dark and Hell is Hot, dropped back in 1998, eventually going quadruple platinum. He would drop four more album on the label, all financial successes. He would drop an album via Columbia (Year of the Dog… Again) in 2006 while another in 2012, Undisputed, was independent.

SEE ALSO: Thanks To #DMXChallenge, Twitter Timelines Are Flooded With Melanin-Infused Versatility

Besides various legal infractions, it was tax trouble that eventually landed X in the bing in 2018, but he was released in January 2019.

Sign Up For Our Newsletter!


DMX Returns To Def Jam Records  was originally published on hiphopwired.com

More From Rickey Smiley Show