DMX To Visit His Former Group Home

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Rapper DMX will return on Friday to Children's Village, the group

home for troubled youth in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., where he lived on and off

for five years when he was a teenager. The rapper plans to address the

home's current residents and spend time with them individually, according

to Angelo Ellerbee, his publicist. He plans to spend the night, as well,

Ellerbee said. The 28-year-old DMX, who grew up in nearby Yonkers, released

two #1 albums last year: It's Dark and Hell Is Hot and Flesh

of My Flesh — Blood of My Blood. He will release his third album,

And Then There Was X, Tuesday (Dec. 21).