This morning around, 4 AM, various sources have confirmed that up and coming hip hop artist, Chinx, was shot dead while driving a Porsche in Queens. He was with a passenger, who has remained unnamed up to this point and was last reported in critical condition.
While reports are still coming in about the specific details and the shooter, What’s Hot in Hip Hop would like to send their condolences and prayers to Lionel Pickens aka Chinx’ family.
Whatshotinhiph.com has attended several of Chinx’ listening parties and releases and fully supported the career of this hard working Coke Boys artist. Our deepest sympathy is with the friends and family of the artist at this time.