The beloved star of RuPaul's Drag Race, Chi Chi Devayne (real name Zavion Davenport) has passed away aged just 34 years old. The drag community and world are mourning her loss.
Chi Chi Devayne rose to fame on RPDR season 8.She placed fourth on the iconic season, and gained millions of fans along the way.
She had come from humble roots.Chi Chi didn't have the money and drag connections to create the elaborate costumes of her competitors.
But that didn't stop her.Chi Chi wowed audiences with her can-do attitude and incredible lip-sync skills.
The show's producers were also impressed.As Chi Chi was invited back to participate in All Stars 3.
Alongside her unstoppable talent...Chi Chi was known for being one of the kindest stars of the show's long franchise.
❤️❤️❤️ an iconic queen literally everyone in our industry will always love. https://t.co/UspJ3KzQaC— Trixie Mattel (@Trixie Mattel)1597954092.0
OMG just heard. Rest easy the sweetest most sensitive kind and wholesome angel. ♥️ Chi Chi.— Give Us Free (@Give Us Free)1597955964.0
RIP Queen 😭 such an incredible vibrant entertainer #ChichiDevayne https://t.co/8QZPB5nniZ— Jonathan Van Ness (@Jonathan Van Ness)1597962661.0
Rest in Power Angel! Seriously one of the nicest people I've ever met. 💔 Zavion Davenport Chi Chi DeVayne we will… https://t.co/ORmtYiGGBu— Ongina (@Ongina)1597954227.0
Rest in Power! 💔 So sad and heartbroken to hear of the passing of #chichidevayne you’ll be loved and missed sis! ❤️ https://t.co/sYEIRMZ5u9— Heidi N Closet (@Heidi N Closet)1597958707.0
"On behalf of VH1, World of Wonder and the cast and crew of RuPaul’s Drag Race, I extend my deepest sympathy - from… https://t.co/spInIPsA6p— RuPaul's Drag Race (@RuPaul's Drag Race)1597956938.0
One of the purest, kindest and most loving people I have ever had the chance to cross paths with. Sleep well you be… https://t.co/ONzrxxi59u— Jaremi 💙 (@Jaremi 💙)1597953281.0
I’m literally so devastated and sick to my stomach. Wake me up when it’s all over 💔— Shea Couleé (@Shea Couleé)1597951809.0
rip to one of the greatest drag race legends of all time. chichi was truly an icon especially when it came to the a… https://t.co/lnBN4ZhewI— hourly namjin (@hourly namjin)1597996214.0
you will be forever in our hearts chichi, rest in peace, and never stop dancing because you are and you were an inc… https://t.co/4jqbDbRWJo— 𝐫𝐨ヅ // #WeSayNoToMazepin (@𝐫𝐨ヅ // #WeSayNoToMazepin)1597981276.0
Chi Chi Devayne, what a stunning legendary queen, she will continue to inspire us all ❤️ rip x— Juno Birch (@Juno Birch)1598001257.0
She always makes me smile! such a great entertainer! We’ll miss you Chi Chi https://t.co/uVuceUTt1L— Manila Luzon (@Manila Luzon)1597968617.0
Heartbroken doesn’t begin... so sad to have lost such a sweet, endearing sister. RIP ChiChi https://t.co/kv0qGDPvym— Jinkx Monsoon (@Jinkx Monsoon)1597972095.0
we lost an amazing performer and person today. please keep chi chi in your thoughts. i have unfortunately seen peop… https://t.co/NNTuqpQRZq— jae💞 (@jae💞)1597969605.0
This is...rough. Rest in power— Stream DRAG TRAP • Yvie Oddly (@Stream DRAG TRAP • Yvie Oddly)1597965189.0
it doesn’t matter where you’re from, that has nothing to do with how far you can go” rest in peace chi chi ✨… https://t.co/0efkibHp6Y— kie (@kie)1597971300.0
Chi Chi Devayne was such a light during her season and beyond. She always showed how being humble, honest and your… https://t.co/zV6Z9efoSY— Cheryl Hole (@Cheryl Hole)1597955610.0