Due to Covid-19 health and safety guidelines, in-person attendance to the homegoing celebration is restricted to close friends and family. BET also will air special programming Sunday to remember Simmons, including a selection of films and documentaries starring or featuring the late recording artist and actor.
Previous, April 9: Hip-hop icon and actor Dmx will be honored tonight by BET with a special block of programming, including the docuseries Chronicles: Ruff Ryder and Inside the Label: Ruff Ryders.
Dmx, aka Earl Simmons, died today after suffering a heart attack on Friday, April 2.
Chronicles: Ruff Ryders will air on BET from 6-11 Pm Et,