15 Ways Chris Lighty Changed Hip-Hop

He Made Drake's Sprite Deal Happen

When: 2010

Lighty had a close relationship with Gee Robinson, another hip-hop super manager from the Bronx. According to Lighty, there was no rivalry between the two. In fact, Lighty once claimed he was the one who hooked Gee and his client Drake up with a Sprite endorsement, saying, "Here's a quick $850,000, let's get busy baby."

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