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TV One’s “Celebrity Crime Files” returns with a in-depth look into the death of music industry executive, Chris Lighty. Derrick “D-Nice” Jones joined Roland Martin on…

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Darrell Steven Lighty was given the nickname “Baby Chris” as a young kid, which later became the hip-hop mogul known as Chris Lighty. Chris Lighty…

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Legendary hip-hop manager Chris Lighty has boasted a roster of incredibly talented artists and entrepreneurs. The Violator CEO’s list of entertainers was so vast, that…

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  Busta Rhymes dropped a touching tribute song for Chris Lighty take a listen to it below.     The entertainment industry is still reeling…

  On August 30, 2012 one of hip-hop’s most respected businessman, Chris Lighty, was found dead in his Bronx apartment. While some friends and relatives…

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When news reports surfaced saying hip-hop manager Chris Lighty died, the whole hip-hop community was saddened. In the midst of everyone’s grief, there were people…

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Hearing N.O.R.E speak about his late mentor and friend Chris Lighty isn’t easy. Even now, seven months after the hip-hop mogul was found dead in…

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Rappers 50 Cent and Fat Joe have have not been the best of friends since they’ve gotten in the hip-hop game. However, the two men…

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There is no doubt the Hip Hop community is still mourning the death of Chris Lighty, but while we’ve heard from several artists, personalities and…

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Chris “Baby Chris” Lighty was an instrumental figure in the growth and advancement of hip-hop music, business and culture. His death comes as a shock…

Various sources have confirmed that pioneering hip-hop executive Chris Lighty has died. The native of the Bronx died today of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The powerhouse behind Violater Records and management guided the careers of hip-hop heavyweights like 50 Cent, Busta Rhymes and Missy Elliot. Lighty’s company also managed Mariah Carey, Diddy, Three 6 Mafia […]

The sudden death of hip-hop manager Chris Lighty has sent Twitter into a tailspin. Having worked with the most important figures in hip-hop for more…