Rob Kardashian leads tributes to late rapper Chinx. Kardashian is a television personality and businessman and he to the rapper who said was shot down because of a drive-by shooting which happened in Queens,,New York on May 17, 2015 early in the morning around four a.m. The Dancing with the Stars contestant, twenty-eight years old went on a social media site today following the tragic death of the thirty-one-year-old, real named Lionel Pickens. He was a member of group Coke Boys with French Montana, whose ex-girlfriend Khloe Kardashian is Rob’s sister, that is the connection.
”Rest in peace Chinx ,,,, gone way too soon.”
He later added:
”Another brother gone without reaching his full potential .(sic)”
Chinx was said to be driving a silver porsche at the time with a 27-year-old passenger who was shot twice in the back and is now being treating in hospital.
The star’s management confirmed the news of his passing on Instagram writing:
”It is with a heavy heart that The Legion Media Group and 4 Kings Management announce the passing of Lionel ‘Chinx’ Pickens this morning. He was 31.”
Rappers Sway Calloway and Tony Yayo also paid their respects to the star on Twitter.
Tony, 37, wrote:
”Rip Chinx gone but not forgotten.”
While Sway, 44, said:
”We want to send our condolences to the family of Chinx. He was always real with me and excited about what was next with his music. #RIPChinx.”