DMX’s Estranged Wife Recalls When He Shot His Manager

With DMX for over 25 years, Tashera Simmons has literally seen it all. Living through many erratic circumstances with the rapper, in a recent interview his on-again-off-again lover recalled a situation where she literally was afraid for her life.

Recounting one of what she referred to as X’s “dark” days, she gave a step by step of what happened the day DMX accidentally shot his manager. Seven months pregnant at the time, Tashera explained that her and his representation at the time, went to the hotel to retrieve X as nobody had heard from him for several days and scheduled obligations were approaching.

As the two finally convinced him to come home, the rapper, who had been taking several substances at the time unknowingly shot his manager as the group was exiting the hotel. Detailing the lengthy escape, Tashera was certain that only God could have saved them that night.