Chucky Thompson Biography – Wiki
Chucky Thompson was a hip-hop and R&B producer who passed away. Young Guru broke the news while paying tribute to the beatmaker, who paved the way for his career.
Thompson was a member of Bad Boy Entertainment’s “Hitmen” in-house producing team during the 1990s and worked with Bad Boy mogul Sean Combs on material for artists like The Notorious B.I.G. and Faith Evans.
Thompson’s productions include Mary J. Blige’s My Life, The Notorious B.I.G.’s Ready to Die. and Faith by Faith Evans. Thompson has also produced.
Chucky Thompson has died at the age of 32-years-old.
Cause Of Death
Hip hop and R&B producer Chucky Thompson has passed away. Young Guru broke the news on Monday (August 9) while paying tribute to the beatmaker, who paved the way for his career.
The death of the producer and songwriter was confirmed by his friend, collaborator, and trainee Young Guru, who revealed that Thompson had passed away in an Instagram post.
Guru did not reveal the cause of death. AllHipHop reports that the producer’s passing comes after a battle with COVID-19.
Tributes are being paid to Chucky Thompson, best known for his work as part of the Diddy’s Hitmen production team, who has passed away.
“There is nothing I can write that will take away this pain,” wrote Guru (real name Gimel Keaton) along with a photo of him and Thompson. “I have to say RIP to my mentor, my older brother, the man who changed my life forever. You were the kindest person the world has ever seen. You were the most talented musician I’ve ever been with. You treated me like family from day one. You emphasized the labels that I had to fly to New York with you every session. You put me in rooms with Biggie.
He added: “I will always be in your debt and I will always be your little brother. This one hurts so much that I can even explain it. RIP @ chucklife365 there will never be another you !!!! ”
Tributes have started to rain for Thompson. His Hitmen partner D-Dot took to Instagram to pay her respects: “Damn! Big brother Moe! A fucking credible. Sad beyond words. And that smile. Ughhh !! Your heart was larger than life. Rest well, my friend. 🙏🏽 # DCsFinest # GoGoChucky used to call him. I’ll miss you, big brother! ”
Kid Capri wrote: “Man a few days ago I got a call that me, Pete Rock @djpremier, and CHUCK were being inducted into the Washington DC hip hop hall of fame, this is insane. Smh, Rest well legend “.
“I studied this man and I was finally lucky enough to work with this man!” Thompson singer Tank said. “A local hero and legend to everyone who really does this! I thank God for his time here and pray it has his kind of impact on the universe … ”
Wale added: “This Chucky Thompson news hurts …”