Chris Lighty, RIP
Chris Lighty

Word is spreading and VIBE magazine is confirming that Violater Management founder Chris Lighty has passed away. Lighty has worked with some of the biggest names in Hip Hop and R&B, has been named checked in many songs, and leaves behind a veritable who's who of clients past and present... 50 Cent, Mariah Carey, Busta Rhymes, Q-Tip, Missy Elliott, Fantasia, Mýa, Ja Rule, Mobb Deep, LL Cool J, Nas, and more.

RIP Chris Lighty.