A few years ago, a short clip of DMX singing “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer” went viral. Understandable — alongside him not knowing what Google was, it humanized an MC known more for his jail stints than anything else of late. It was a fun side of one of hip-hop’s most aggressive rappers. And now, finally, we’ve got an official version.
Try not to smile while listening to this. I dare you:
Here’s how it started.