Rapper Chinx was shot multiple times and killed early Sunday morning in Queens, TMZ reports. He was 31.
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Chinx is a Queens rapper who is best known for being an affiliate of French Montana’s. Since 2009 he has released a string of mixtapes. He hadn’t released a debut album, though he’d intended to call it Welcome to JFK, as per Fader’s reports. French Montana recently shared the Chinx-featuring single entitled “Off the Rip”.
“We are very saddened at the loss of our brother chinx,” reads a statement from Coke Boys. “please keep his family & friends in your prayers.” “Seeing sh*t like happen always make my heart cold and make me act in cold ways towards my own kind of people,” wrote Meek Mill. “I hate to see potential DIE!! REST WELL #CHINX WE GONE F**KING MISS YOU!!!”
Check out some of the condolences shared by those in the hip-hop community below.