Chris Lighty

 

 

Age: 44

 

Summary: hip-hop manager who helped Sean "Diddy" Combs, 50 Cent, and Mariah Carey attain hit records and successful careers outside music, but whose career was recently marred by numerous personal problems including a bitter divorce from his wife and financial problems.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: May 8, 1968

 

Died: August 30, 2012

 

Location: Bronx, New York