It seems rapper DMX can’t stay out of trouble as Aceshowbiz reports the rapper has been sentenced to six months in jail in Buffalo, New York for unpaid child support. The “Party Up (Up in Here)” rapper was immediately locked up in Erie County Holding Center on Tuesday, July 14 for failing to comply with a family court ruling.
Following the news, Shaggy took to Twitter to update DMX’s fans regarding his upcoming performance at Shaggfest 2015 in Virginia Beach on July 25. “It comes with sadness and regret. But Dmx will not be attending this year #shaggfest. — he got locked up today for 6 months,” Shaggy wrote.
“He begged the judge to let him finish his last 3 shows. 2 this weekend and one next week. Which was #shaggfest. But the judge said no,” he added, “Now I will find something to replace that slot and it will be great. We took a huge risk with Dmx and I’m not upset about the effort. 7am tomorrow we will tell you more details on this arrest and also what our plan is to fill that spot.