Chi Chi DeVayne dead: RuPaul’s Drag Race star dies at 34 after battle with pneumonia


RuPaul’s Drag Race star Chi Chi DeVayne has passed away at the age of 34.It comes after she was hospitalized with pneumonia last week, where she asked fans to pray for her.

She was also admitted to the hospital with high blood pressure and suspected kidney failure in July.

Chi Chi told fans she had heart and kidney catheters surgically installed before she had dialysis.

She lived with scleroderma, a rare, life-threatening disease caused by the immune system attacking the tissues under the skin and around internal organs and blood vessels, which can also cause scarring and thickening of the tissues.

RuPaul’s Drag Race star Chi Chi DeVayne has died aged 34

She was in the hospital a few days ago

Chi Chi is the stage name of Zavion Davenport’s stage name, who appeared in the eighth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race.

She also starred in the third season of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars.

It comes just days after Chi Chi posted a video of herself in a hospital gown.

The iconic drag queen appeared in season eight of Drag Race

She said, “Hey guys, I’m back [hospital].

“Keep me in your prayers, I’ll be back soon. ”

Originally, she went to the hospital with suspected kidney failure and was discharged a few days later in July.

Chi Chi (first from right) with the cast of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars in 2018

Always open with her fans, her camera rotated when she was undergoing dialysis.

Chi Chi is the second Drag Race competitor to die following the death of season two competitor Sahara Davenport.

Sahara died of heart failure in 2012.

Chi Chi is the second Drag Race competitor to die

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