Famous music producer Carl Chucky Thompson has died at the age of 53 on Monday. He had worked with renowned singers like Mary J. Blige, Beyonce, Snoop Dog, and notorious B.I.G.
The news was confirmed by Chucky’s publicist Tamar Juda on her Twitter account in the following statement,
“It is with a very heavy heart that I can confirm the passing of Chucky Thompson.”
“To anyone in his orbit, you know how generous he was with his energy, creativity, and love. Both the music industry and the world has lost a titan.”
Juda, however, did not disclose the reason for Thompson’s death.
Chucky was a member of the bad boy entertainment’s Hitmen team founded by rapper P. Diddy. Thompson worked with the Bad boy tycoon Puffy and several other artists such as Usher, Nas, etc. He was known for his unique discography. Many musicians and DJs paid tribute to the departed on their social media accounts.
The Grammy winner, Young Guru, posted a picture of him and Chucky on his Instagram with the caption,
“There is nothing I can write that will take away this pain. I have to say RIP to my mentor, my big brother, the man who changed my life forever. You were the kindest person the world has ever seen. You were the most gifted musician I have ever been around. You treated me like family from day one.”
“You made a point to the labels that I had to fly to New York with you on every session. You put me in rooms with Biggie. I will forever be in your debt and I will forever be your little brother. This one hurts so bad I can even explain it. RIP @chucklife365 there will never be another you!!!!”