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(Watercolor artist)

Limelight of the media for being the father of the late rapper Earl Simmons aka DMX.

Relationship Facts of Joe Barker (Dmx)

Joe Barker (Dmx) is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.


Relationship status of Joe Barker!

Joe Barker currently keeps a low-keep profile. Earlier, he was married to Arnett Simmons. When they gets married both of them were teenagers.

The duo together has three children named Bonita Simmons (older daughter), Shayla Simmons (daughter), and Earl Simmons (Younger son).

After the birth of Earl, Joe parted ways with his family. He left his son in the hand of a physically abusive mother. As a result, he was also responsible for destroying his son’s life.

Further, he is a grandfather of Xavier Tacoma, Sean, and Praise Mary Ella.

Who is Joe Barker?

Joe Barker is a celebrity father. He came into the limelight of the media for being the father of the late rapper Earl Simmons aka DMX. Barker is also a watercolor artist by profession.

Joe Barker: Age, Family, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Joe’s early life, birth date, and other personal details are not available in the media. Talking about his nationality, he holds American citizenship and his ethnicity is African-American.

Arnett Simmons’s son’s history

Joe’s son, Earl Simmons was a well-renowned rapper and actor from the United States. He was the fifth Best-Selling Rap Artist of the Nielsen SoundScan era in America.

During his childhood, he suffered from bronchial asthma. Earl spent his childhood days in a Children’s Home.

In the early 90s, he stepped into a music career and made his career breakthrough in the rap mainstream with his debut album, “It’s Dark, and Hell is Hot” in 1998.

The album peaked at number one on the Billboard 200 chart and sold more than 5 million copies.

Earl Simmons: Girlfriend, Married Life, Children

Earl was engaged to Desiree Lindstrom before his death. Previously, he was married to Tashera Simmons from 1999 to 2014. From their marriage, they had four children. Despite his marriage, he has multiple extramarital affairs.

He is the parent of at least two children which is confirmed through DNA testing. The first one was born to Monique Wayne in 2004 and the second to an undisclosed woman in 2008.

Earl Simmon’s Death

On the 9th of April 2021, the rapper passed away at the age of 50, The cause of his death is catastrophic cardiac arrest, due to a drug overdose and subsequent heart attack.

Joe Barker: Net Worth, Salary

Joe stays miles away from the limelight of the media. He hasn’t yet disclosed his exact salary and other earnings. As of 2022, he has an estimated net worth of $10 million.

Talking about his son’s income, despite having a successful career as a rapper and occasional actor, Earl has a negative net worth of around $10 million due to his legal issue.

He filed for bankruptcy in a Manhattan court where he claimed to have $50k worth of assets and in the range of $1 million to $10 million worth of debt in July 2013.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Talking about Joe’s physical appearance, he has a dark complexion. Likewise, he has black hair color and a brown pair of eyes.

However, his height and weight are still under review.

Social Media

Joe doesn’t available on any kind of social media site including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

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