Is there room in the trap for the Dog?

At a strong 46, DMX thinks he got what it takes to thrive in today’s rap scene. He took to Twitter to ask for some trap productions to be sent to his e-mail in a now deleted tweet.

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Although his interest in the Southern-bred genre seems unusual, X is actually King of uncontrolled aggression and persistent ad-libs which are common characteristics of the music genre. But Twitter isn’t having it. Many fans ripped him to shreds in some hilarious tweets below:

— Fee 187 (@glenn_beauty187) April 3, 2017

However some optimists chimed in on the matter:

From the looks of this Instagram post, DMX plans to “take over” 2017. Perhaps he can take over the trap?:

Takeover #2017 @divinebars @markbrasterjr

A post shared by DMX (@dmx) on Jan 6, 2017 at 8:23pm PST