Rapper Earl Simmons, who is better known by his stage name DMX (center) is seen in this photo taken at a Forest City, NC bar. (FOX Carolina iWitness))
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -
Rapper DMX recently has been spotted across the Upstate, especially at a local restaurant.
FOX Carolina has received emails and Facebook messages in recent weeks about the rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, being seen in several places.
On Wednesday, the entertainment website TMZ posted pictures of DMX helping to mop a floor at the Waffle House restaurant on Roper Mountain Road. FOX Carolina's Joe Gagnon talked with some people at the restaurant who said that DMX has visited the restaurant six times.
Simmons's manager told FOX Carolina that the rapper is staying at his Greer home right now.
FOX Carolina's Cody Alcorn is working with DMX's manager in an effort to get the multi-platinum rapper on The Morning News.
DMX is most famous for his single Party Up (Up In Here). He has also appeared in films and was the star of his own reality television show called Soul of a Man that aired on the BET network.