DMX tells MTV Europe he’s considering a name change. “I think I’m going to have to do that soon for spiritual reasons,” the rapper said about shedding the Dark Man X name. X also said he was thinking about the name Dog, but he wasn’t sure. “It’s just the whole Dark Man thing,” he continued. “Because if you look at it, from a spiritual point of view, the Bible teaches us that we can speak things into existence. … And Dark Man, you know, it may not be the best name for me.” Read more.