It’s well known the sports and hip hop blend together to make some of the most powerful moments in history. With the death of DMX one moment in particular is being remembered for how incredible it was. It was the moment of DMX at a Celtics game while they played Ruff Ryders anthem during a timeout. This was a matchup between Lakers and Celtics, which adds to the historical context of this special sports hip hop moment.
When the song started playing the camera zoomed in on DMX who had a very happy look in his eyes. His family was beside him was dancing, and the whole arena was rocking. People of all demographics knew all the words to hit record.
Moments like these show just how loved and cherished DMX was by people. The cultural impact of his music resonated within people from all backgrounds. Even if you couldn’t relate to the music, you could relate to the emotions his music invoked due to unique voice and delivery.
RIP DMX, the world will truly miss you.
Author: JordanThrilla Staff