Farwell to 25-year old Chynna Rogers

Yesterday marks the death of Chynna Rogers, Philadelphia model and rising rap star, at the age of 25 years old, according to her manager John Miller.

“I can regrettably confirm Chynna passed away,” Miller said via email. He added that her family said: “Chynna was deeply loved and will be sorely missed.”

Rogers was born in Philadelphia but resided in Bushwick, Brooklyn at the time of her death. She began her career as a model at age 14 after she was discovered and signed by Ford Models.

Her music career took off in 2013 after she released her hit track “Selfie” and “Glen Coco” in 2014.