Former manager for 50 cent and P. Diddy,Chris Lighty was found dead outside his home in Bronx. New York city police say the hip hop mogul, 44 years old, was pronounced dead on the scene and a .9mm handgun was found close to his body. The medical examiners will still have to determine the cause of death but the authorities say the wound seems to be self inflicted.
Reports are that Lighty had been in an argument earlier with his soon to be ex-wife (she filed for a divorce last year), he stepped outside and later a single gunshot was heard. Chris lighty was found face-up suffering from a gunshot wound.
Lighty was instrumental in getting some of raps leading figures hit songs and achieving a career outside of music.