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Violator specializes in managing the careers of hip hop and R&B performers and is also a record label. Included among Violator's past and present clients are Mariah Carey, Busta Rhymes, Q-Tip, Missy Elliott, Fantasia, Mýa, Diggy Simmons, Cormega, Ja Rule, Mobb Deep, LL Cool J, Nas, JoJo Pellegrino,50 Cent, Fat Joe and Frankie Cutlass. Violator has released two compilation albums of material from its artists: Violator: The Album and Violator: The Album, V2.0. The first album features Q-Tip's first solo hit single, "Vivrant Thing". Lighty also managed Sean "Diddy" Combs.
Owner and founder, Chris Lightly has passed away August 30th 2012, details not yet released.
Violator Entertainment 
This is the list of movies that Violator Entertainment has worked on. Music Manager Leon Youngblood collaborated with Dave Lighty to broker a deal for music producer/recording artist Roccstar, who is signed to Violator as a music producer and is currently working on several artist under the Violator umbrella, Chris Lighty signed off on the deal in 2011.
- Full Clip (2004)
|U.S. Hot 100||U.S. R&B||U.S. Rap|
|1999||"Vivrant Thing" (featuring Q-Tip)||26||7||10||Violator: The Album|
|"Say What" (featuring LL Cool J)||–||–||–|
|2001||"Grimey" (featuring N.O.R.E.)||–||62||18||Violator: The Album, V2.0|
|"Livin' the Life" (featuring Prodigy, Jadakiss and Butch Cassidy)||–||78||–|
|"What It Is" (featuring Busta Rhymes and Kelis)||63||20||4|
|"Put Your Hands Up" (featuring LL Cool J)||–||–||50|
|2003||"Keep Doin' It" (featuring Mystikal, Dirtbag and Busta Rhymes)||–||92||–||Non-album single|
Violator Management 
The following artists and producers are signed to Violator Management.
- Mariah Carey
- Diggy Simmons
- Charles Hamilton
- Swizz Beatz
- Macy Gray
- Missy Elliott
- Gorilla Zoe
- Red Alert
- Three 6 Mafia
- Tony Yayo
- Uncle Murda
- Winky Wright
Former Artists 
- Big Pun (deceased)
- Fat Joe
- Frankie Cutlass
- LL Cool J
- Busta Rhymes
- Ja Rule
- Mobb Deep
- Warren G
- Foxy Brown
- Teairra Mari
- The Beatnuts
- JoJo Pellegrino
- 50 Cent
- Violator - The Company. Violator. Accessed August 25, 2007.
- "CEO of Violator/Brand Asset Group Joins Advisory Board for PURISTA". September 15, 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-23.
- Violator Entertainment . IMDB. Accessed September 8, 2007.
- Violator Management artists. Violator. Accessed August 29, 2007.
- Official site
- Violator Management Myspace - Violator Management Myspace Page.
- Interview with Chris Lighty
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