Before pending buyout of Def Jam pushed the record into stores that
December. Featuring a controversial cover photo of the rapper covered in
blood, “Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of My Blood” sold over 670,000 copies in its
first week and entered the charts at number one and eventually went (3x) triple
platinum. The following year, DMX hit the road withJay-Zand theMethod
Man/Redman team on the blockbuster “Hard Knock Life tour”. The Ruff Ryders Crew
of which DMX was a core, founding member released a showcase compilation, “Ryde
or Die, Vol.
In the late 90’s following the
deaths ofTupac Shakurand the Notorious B.I.G.DMXtook over as the reigning,
undisputed king of hardcore rap. He was that rare commodity: a commercial
powerhouse with artistic and street credibility to spare. His rapid ascent to
stardom was actually almost a decade in the making, which gave him a chance to
develop the theatrical image that made him one of rap's most distinctive
personalities during his heyday.
Everything about DMX was
unremittingly intense, from his muscular, tattooed physique to his gruff,
barking delivery, which made a perfect match for his trademark lyrical
obsession with dogs.
Female singer songwriterBeXwas the special guest for the 'Skills Factor'' event at theBT towerLondon in-front of an invited audience of around 150 people. The event was staged at the iconic venue for the first time and sponsored by BT Education, an event which everyone who was there will remember for a long time, this is what BeX had to say about the venue & event.
''It was a great day after meeting so many exciting and motivational young people, it was a privilege to be involved with them and listen to there business ideas & presentations, was wonderful'', I also asked BeX about her exclusive performance and now being in an exclusive club, this is what she had to say.
Female singer songwriter BeX will be performing at the iconic BT Tower on the 16th July 2014, with an ‘’exclusive’’acoustic set with guitarist Jack Chapman and Q&A session with celebrity TV presenter Saira Khan
, as part of theYoung Chamber Skills Factor & Battle of the Bands
BeX is delighted to be part of this very exciting project and is really looking forward to seeing and hearing all the new talent which has come from these great initiatives; The Skills Factor & The Battle of the Bands.
Female singer songwriter BeX is performing aLIVE acousticset & interview onWight Island radiowith Presenter Joannah Symes, (tomorrow 10th July from 1.30pm to 2.30pm) to the lead up to her ''exclusive'' performance as the 'special guest' at the iconicBT toweron the 16th July 2014.
BeX commented; ''I am really excited to perform for Wight Island Radio, and to be speaking with 'Jo and Phil'... it will be really fun, I will also be performing 2 songs as well, so tune in tomorrow and catch the interview & set at 1.