DMX's Manager Says Rapper Is Alive And On Life Support

Rapper DMX's manager, Steve Rifkind, took to social media Thursday night to say the 50-year-old songwriter and actor was alive and on life support.

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- Breaking news. So many reports circulated online tonight that rapper DMX died, his manager had to announce that he's still alive. DMX suffered a heart attack last Friday. He remains hospitalized in New York on life support. Tonight, his manager begged people to stop spreading rumors about his death.

STEVE RIFKIND: Please stop with posting with these rumors. DMX is still alive. Yes, he is on life support. But please, it's not helping anybody by having-- seeing these false rumors.

- Rifkind says he expects the family to make a public statement tomorrow.