Fact Check: Chalino Sanchez Video On Reddit & Death Note Handed To Him By An Audience Revealed


Fact Check: Chalino Sanchez Video On Reddit & Death Note Handed To Him By An Audience Revealed

Mexican Singer Chalino Sanchez read a death note handed to him by an audience, according to the viral video on Reddit. What happened to him?

Chalino Sanchez is a Mexican singer. His original name is Rosalino Sánchez Félix but he is rather popular by his stage name.

Additionally, he specialized in Regional Mexican music and was especially famous for his corridos. Mexico native, the singer was the youngest of seven children in his family. He was born to his parents Santos Sanchez and Senorina Felix. He always dreamed about becoming a singer ever since he was a child. 

Sadly, the performer passed away on May 16, 1992, at the age of 32.  Meanwhile, his fame and recordings gained popularity following his death. As a matter of fact, even after decades of his death, he remains popular with young Hispanic listeners.

Fact Check: Chalino Sanchez Video On Reddit & Death Note Handed To Him By An Audience Revealed 

Recently, a video where Chalino Sanchez was handed a death note by the audience, went viral on Reddit.

The video was posted on January 14, 2022, and it exhibited the exact moment where Mexican singer, Chalino Sanchez, in his last concert, receives a death threat note telling him to stop singing and he would die after he was done performing. He nervously looked around for a while before getting back on to his performance. 

Following that on May 15, 1992, he was killed exiting this event in Culiacan, Sinaloa. It was reported that the same night when he came of out the club with his brothers, cousin, and young women- they were pulled over by a group of armed men who claimed to be a state police offer. He was then asked to get in the car while the others followed behind. 

The next day, May 16, 1992, at 6 am, his dead body was found by two farmers near the irrigation canal on Los Laureles, Culiacán. He was blindfolded and his wrists had rope marks. Reportedly, he had been shot in the back of the head.

Chalino Sanchez Wife And Children

Chalino Sanchez is survived by his wife and two children. 

The singer met his wife Marisela Vallejos through his cousin, Rosalba; in 1984 and they got married in a simple and intimate wedding with close ones around until his death in 1992. 

The couple shared two children including Adán Sánchez and Cynthia Sanchez. Further, his elder son Adán Sánchez was born on April 14, 1984, and was also a Regional Mexican singer. Not much is known about his second son and wife at the moment.