August 30th, 2012
Hip-hop bigwig Chris Lighty died after he shot himself during an argument with his ex-wife inside his Bronx apartment, it’s being reported.
Lighty, 44 – a longstanding manager of 50 Cent, Diddy, Ja Rule and Carey – shot himself in the head after an argument with his former wife at about 11.30 am today.
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*** EXCLUSIVE ACCESS *** Chris Lighty speaks at the debut of the new "Power By 50 Cent" fragrance at Avenue on June 23, 2009 in New York City. (Getty Images)Chris Lighty, hip-hop manager and mogul, died Thursday morning of an apparent suicide. The 44-year-old was found dead in his Bronx apartment, according to New York Daily News. Police said his body was discovered at about 11:30am, and that he died from an apparent bullet to his head. A gun was recovered next to his body.
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Chris Lighty, the music executive manager worked with a bevy of singers including 50 cent, P.Diddy, Ja Rule, and Mariah Carey. The 44-year-old Hip-Hop bigwig Chris Lighty died after he shot himself during an argument with his ex-wife Veronica Lighty inside his Bronx apartment, NYC. He shot himself in the head after an argument with his former wife at about 11.30 am on Today (Aug 30). Chris was founder of Violator Management, merged with another talent company to form Primary Violator around...Read Full Story
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Veronica Lighty is the ex-wife of hip hop manager Chris Lighty. See more about Veronica Lighty here.