NBA star Damian Lillard a.k.a. Dame D.O.L.L.A. reveals he has a lost song with DMX and talks about getting feedback from Lil Wayne, J. Cole and Common.
Damian Lillard a.k.a. Dame D.O.L.L.A. Tells The Story Of His Unreleased DMX Collab Published on:Aug 26, 2021, 3:11 AM by 0 Under his rap name Dame D.O.L.L.A.,NBA star Damian Lillardreleased his new album Different on Levels the Lord Allowed on Friday (August 20) with features from the likes of Q-Tip, Lil Wayne and Snoop Dogg. During a recent interview promoting the project, he revealed he has an unreleased song with DMXthat was intended to be released in 2017. I actually had a song with DMX, he told Complex. We were already moving. What happened was, I had a song, it was gonna be on my second album. Because we were talking about it in the studio like, Who we wanna get on it? We gotta get DMX. It was me and my boy Drake, we were both big DMX fans as kids. So we got hold of somebody that was tied to him and I was on the phone with him. And I was like, Man, lets do this song. I got an idea. I had some ideas and I wrote the song, I sent it to him, he sent it back. He continued, We gotta find it, cause it was more like adlibs. He sent the track back with a bunch of adlibs and him like growling he was doing him. So everything he sent back was on the track, but he couldnt meet the deadline and it didnt turn into what we wanted it to turn into so we just kinda left it. But it was already like, it was there. Following DMXs passing in April,Damian Lillard took to Twitter to pay tribute to the Yonkers legend mentioning his qualities as an artist and human being. Real DMX fan Loved that dude as an artist and person equally, he tweeted at the time. Happy I had the pleasure of interacting with him over music. Real DMX fan Loved that dude as an artist and person equally. Happy I had the pleasure of interacting with him over music. Damian Lillard (@Dame_Lillard)