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The Resource E.A.R.L. : the autobiography of DMX, as told to Smokey D. Fontaine

E.A.R.L. : the autobiography of DMX, as told to Smokey D. Fontaine

Label
E.A.R.L. : the autobiography of DMX
Title
E.A.R.L.
Title remainder
the autobiography of DMX
Statement of responsibility
as told to Smokey D. Fontaine
Title variation
  • Ever always real life
  • EARL
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The dark journey of a boy who became a man, the man who became an artist, and the artist who became an icon. A talent for rhyme saved his life, but the demons and sins of his past continue to haunt him. This is the story of Earl Simmons. Ever always real life
Summary
Hip-hop star DMX relates his life from his past criminal career to his rise to success in the music world
Award
  • Street Lit Book Award Medal: Adult Non-Fiction, 2004
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2003
Biography type
autobiography
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184832
Cataloging source
IG#
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D M X
Dewey number
  • 782.421649//092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Fontaine, Smokey D
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True
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  • D M X
  • Rap musicians
  • D M X
  • Rap musicians
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Ever Always Real Life : the autobiography of DMX
Label
E.A.R.L. : the autobiography of DMX, as told to Smokey D. Fontaine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-340)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First memories -- Our side of the world -- From bright to bored -- The Hollaway house -- Earl v. The Board of Education -- Three meals a day and a snack -- Crazy Earl tries it on -- Earl finds a mission -- What's my name? -- In the game -- 1985 -- Turn out the lights -- Betrayal -- DMX the great is born -- "I want to do that!" -- "Stolen novas" -- Interlude -- A weekend in the Hamptons -- "Wanna battle?" -- A bowlegged cutie -- Talk of the town -- Interlude -- Dog love -- "You're not going to boo me!" -- One love boomer -- Buried in paperwork -- X -- Waah rolls by -- "Born loser" -- Tests of strength & faith -- Interlude -- Before light there is dark -- 0 for 2 -- Slippin', fallin' -- A bark in the dark -- Home -- Interlude -- Make a move -- The battle for New York -- "Somebody's gonna die" -- Powerhouse -- Niggas done started something -- Harlem -- Let me fly -- Payback on Ravine -- One more road to cross -- Interlude -- Taking it back to the streets -- "Who is that last guy?" -- "Where my dogs at?" -- Official member of society -- In the lab -- Belly up -- Def Jam #1 -- The final call -- May 19, 1998 -- Epilogue -- Appendix. Song lyrics
Control code
ocm53469140
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
vi, 346 pages
Isbn
9780060934033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)53469140
Label
E.A.R.L. : the autobiography of DMX, as told to Smokey D. Fontaine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-340)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First memories -- Our side of the world -- From bright to bored -- The Hollaway house -- Earl v. The Board of Education -- Three meals a day and a snack -- Crazy Earl tries it on -- Earl finds a mission -- What's my name? -- In the game -- 1985 -- Turn out the lights -- Betrayal -- DMX the great is born -- "I want to do that!" -- "Stolen novas" -- Interlude -- A weekend in the Hamptons -- "Wanna battle?" -- A bowlegged cutie -- Talk of the town -- Interlude -- Dog love -- "You're not going to boo me!" -- One love boomer -- Buried in paperwork -- X -- Waah rolls by -- "Born loser" -- Tests of strength & faith -- Interlude -- Before light there is dark -- 0 for 2 -- Slippin', fallin' -- A bark in the dark -- Home -- Interlude -- Make a move -- The battle for New York -- "Somebody's gonna die" -- Powerhouse -- Niggas done started something -- Harlem -- Let me fly -- Payback on Ravine -- One more road to cross -- Interlude -- Taking it back to the streets -- "Who is that last guy?" -- "Where my dogs at?" -- Official member of society -- In the lab -- Belly up -- Def Jam #1 -- The final call -- May 19, 1998 -- Epilogue -- Appendix. Song lyrics
Control code
ocm53469140
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
vi, 346 pages
Isbn
9780060934033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)53469140

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