DMX net worth: DMX (aka Earl Simmons) is a New York-born actor and rapper who has a net worth of negative $10 million dollars. DMX was born on December 18, 1970 in Mount Vernon, New York. He was raised in Yonkers, NY. DMX became famous as a rap artist in the 90s. One of his most popular and biggest hit singles was 1999′s "Party Up (Up in Here)" from the album, "…And Then There Was X". In total, DMX has released seven studio albums since his 1998 debut "It's Dark and Hell Is Hot". That album sold more than five million copies. During his career, DMX has sold over thirty million albums worldwide to date. He also has starred in, or played supporting roles, in eight films and released his autobiography, entitled, "E.A.R.L.: The Autobiography of DMX" in 2002. In late July 2013, DMX filed for bankruptcy in a Manhattan court. In his filing, DMX claims to have roughly $50,000 in assets and somewhere between $1 million and $10 million worth of debt to various creditors. His debts include $1.24 million in child support. DMX's attorney released a statement that explained his debts have restricted the rapper from obtaining a passport for many years. DMX hopes to be able to restructure his debts so he can begin performing overseas again, where he still has an active fan base.