Chinx was (real name Lionel Pickens) He was killed in a drive-by shooting In Queens, New York, in 2015. He was 31 years old. On the final episode of WE-TV murder hip hopwhich aired on Thanksgiving Thursday (November 24), French remembered meeting Chinks for the first time.
“I met Chinks in Yonkers. He used to come around the studio. He was crazy humble and quiet [he] “They used to sit there and watch,” French told host Van Lathan. Then I started hearing his music and saying, ‘Oh, he’s got something.
“He just got home from jail, he was trying to get into music and he was serious,” added French Montana, before explaining why ChinX (formerly ChinX Drugs) stands out. “He loved music — that’s what he and I have in common. Music was our therapy.”
French praised his work ethic, and said that Chenks “knows what it takes” while explaining that he is very adept at “switching his flows” and “knows how to adapt”.
French then said he felt Chinx was actually a better rapper than him, before placing his friend among hip-hop’s best. He said, “He was ten times better than me.” “Because he saw all my faults. He was like a better version. Man, if Chinx was alive, Chinx would be top 5.”
Two gunmen have been arrested in the 2015 Chinks murder. According to NYPD Lieutenants Richard Rudolph, Quincy Homer, and Jamar Hill Allegedly, he killed Chinks Due to a dispute that arose during Chinks and Homer’s imprisonment on Rikers Island in 2009.
In December 2017, more than two years after Chenks’ death, Homer and Hill were arrested and charged with second-degree murder, second-degree attempted murder, first-degree assault, and second-degree weapon possession.
Next month will see the long-awaited posthumous release of Project Chinx ChinX Drugs 6.
Consequently paintingThe late rapper’s new mixtape is set to hit streaming services on December 2nd, just two days after his 39th birthday.
CD6 He is set to host a number of high profile guests including Migos stars Quavo, Offset and Griselda Benny The Butcher, as well as Chinx’s brother JFK WAXX. It will serve as Chinx’s first posthumous project since 2016 Legends never die.
December is poised to be a special month for Chinx fans as he is also set to make a guest appearance on French Montana’s upcoming mixtape. Coca Boys 6: Money Heist Edition – The latest installment in the announced series that helped fuel Chinx’s rise to stardom.