DMX Says Today’s Rappers Are ‘All Promoting Drug Use’ Miss2Bees January 30, 2019 Hip Hop Community News, Hip Hop News | Trending Hip Hop Stories With his year bid for tax evasion out the way, DMX’s future is looking bright with the expected arrival of new music. The vet rapper sat down with Big Boy on Tuesday and they discussed the current state of rap. X agreed with the Real 92.3 host that rap is being misrepresented by the creators, but the resolution is a shared responsibility. View this post on Instagram #DMX says he feels hip hop is misrepresented right now and it’s all about drug use. #TheBigInterview via @bigboysneighborhood A post shared by REAL923 (@real923la) on Jan 29, 2019 at 8:41am PST “Whoever can, not just myself,” he said. “But whoever has the ability to, first, the insight to see it and the talent and the ability to, you know, do the right thing. It’s all of our responsibility.” DMX also agreed that a certain type of artist is being oversaturated, but he also criticized the lyrical content. “They’re all promoting drug use,” he said. “If that’s what you wanna do, that’s your business, but you ain’t gotta promote it like it’s cool and make it cool.” X also spoke about religion and recently being released from prison. The full interview will be out shortly. In the meantime, enjoy the clips. DMX says God got him through dark times ?? More with @dmx in The BIG Interview —> https://t.co/7Jiump1h9o pic.twitter.com/k3o9XOuROF — REAL 92.3 LA (@Real923LA) January 29, 2019 In addition to new music, The Blast previously reported that X was approached about different book deals and a possible biopic.