Regrettably, we must inform you of the passing of Jesús Norberto Cárdenas Velázquez, also known as Chuy Montana, a rising star in Latin and regional Mexican music. His recent death has deeply saddened fans and colleagues alike.
Street Mob Records, the label Chuy was associated with, confirmed his passing in a Facebook post on February 7, 2024.
Statement by Street Mob Records
February 7, 2024
We at Street Mob Records are deeply saddened by the loss of our colleague and friend, Jesús Norberto Cárdenas Velázquez, known to many as Chuy Montana. Our thoughts are with his family during this difficult time. We kindly ask for privacy and respect for his loved ones.
Street Mob Records
Chuy Montana had a growing fanbase, with thousands of views on his YouTube videos. His music, primarily in the corridos style, touched on real-life stories, often about outlaws and social issues. Some of his popular songs include “Porte De Scarface,” “POLVOS DE CHANEL,” and “Que Bendición.”
— Omar (@Omar92567065) February 8, 2024
His passing was mourned by Street Mob Records, who asked for privacy for his family. Fans and fellow artists shared their condolences and memories online, recognizing his talent and impact.
Circumstances surrounding his death are still sketchy as sources close to the artist allegedly say he was hit and tortured, we cannot ascertain for sure what happened to Chuy Montana at the time of filing this report.
While details about Chuy Montana’s passing remain private, it’s important to remember and honor his contributions to music. His dedication to corridos and connection with his audience leave a lasting legacy.
Alch si me da tristeza el fallecimiento de Chuy Montana, era un morro que no tenía ni un año que acababa de cumplir su sueño de firmar con una disquera de renombre como Street Mob Récords, prácticamente acababa de iniciar su carrera, se miraba que quería sobresalir en la música pic.twitter.com/h0cOmJ6UF6
— Nata Montana (@DonNatanaelCano) February 8, 2024
Translated In English:
“It really saddens me to hear about Chuy Montana’s passing. He was a young man who had just achieved his dream of signing with a renowned record label like Street Mob Records. He had only just started his career, and it was clear that he wanted to make a big impact in the music industry”.
@ct.filtradasss Descansa En Paz Apa🕊️ #CT #ctfiltradas #chuymontana #descansaenpaz ♬ LA PEOPLE – Peso Pluma & Tito Double P