Drag Race Superstar Chi Chi DeVayne Dies At 34
Written by BET on August 20, 2020
Zavion Davenport, often known as drag performer Chi Chi DeVayne from RuPaul’s Drag Race, has died at 34 years outdated.
Entertainment Weekly confirmed Davenport handed away, although the reason for loss of life has not been revealed. Chi Chi was open on social media about combating Scleroderma, which is a uncommon illness that impacts connective pores and skin tissues.
In 2016, the Shreveport, Louisiana native first appeared on season eight of RuPaul’s Drag Race, broadcast on VH1 (which is owned and operated by BET’s mother or father firm ViacomCBS). Davenport got here in fourth place however returned for RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars season three in 2018, coming in eighth place.
Chi Chi is the second drag performer from the collection to move away. Antoine Ashley, often known as Sahara Davenport, who was on season two, died at 27 years outdated of reported coronary heart failure.
See a compilation of Chi Chi’s biggest moments within the video under.