Who Was Chris Lighty?

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At the helm of Violator, the music executive brought in billions of dollars of revenue. He is responsible for brokering multimillon-dollar deals for major music celebrities and releasing two hit-compilation albums for his label, Violator: The Album, Vol. 1 and Violator: The Album, Vol. 2

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