With today marking the one year anniversary of Chris Lighty's untimely death, XXL decided to put together a gallery in honor of the legendary music industry executive. Helping cultivate top acts like Diddy, Nas, Ja Rule, Mobb Deep, Missy Elliott, L.L. Cool J, Uncle Murda, and 50 Cent; Chris' spirit will without a doubt live on forever.

Take a look at the love shown on twitter in remembrance of "one of the most powerful figures in hip-hop".