Without DMX, Swizz Beatz may not have become quite the legend he is. At the same time, DMX’s greatness may have been different without Swizz. In short, Swizz Beatz and DMX are their brothers’ keepers, respectively.
Swizz Beatz provided DMX with the instrumentals that fit his iconic voice. Together, the two made classics, allowing for Swizz to launch ventures far outside of music. No matter how big the other got, they remained side-by-side.
Today, DMX was honored, and thousands of people gathered, in his honor. Swizz Beatz was among those who spoke, letting it be known that X needed these people when he was alive, not now. Going onto say that he wants those with him now to honor him, Swizz advised people to get their wills in order.
Furthermore, Swizz Beatz proved he was a true brother to DMX, telling his family that he will be of financial support to them, regardless of what the will says.
Watch Swizz Beatz’ speech below: