Combs is the Chairman and CEO of Combs Enterprises.
In 2017 Forbes estimated his net worth at 0 million.
In 1991, Combs promoted an AIDS fundraiser with Heavy D held at the City College of New York (CCNY) gymnasium, following a charity basketball game. were criticized and parodied by Tupac Shakur and Suge Knight in songs and interviews during the mid-1990s.
The event was oversold, and a stampede occurred in which nine people died. In 1997, under the name Puff Daddy, Combs recorded his first commercial vocal work as a rapper.
Long before One Direction came along to revive the boyband model, savant of the form Lou Pearlman tried to put one together on a reality TV show.
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