Combs was concerned that the video, which featured a shot of Nas and Combs being crucified, was blasphemous.He asked for his scenes on the cross to be pulled, but after it aired unedited on MTV on April 15, Combs visited Stoute's offices and injured Stoute.Combs was charged with second-degree assault and criminal mischief, Forever, Combs' debut solo studio album, was released by Bad Boy Records on August 24, 1999, in North America, and in the UK on the following day.It reached number two on the Billboard 200 and number one on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, where it remained for one week before being knocked off by Mary J. The album received positive to mixed reviews from music critics and spawned three singles that have charted on the Billboard charts.
Mase and the Lox joined Bad Boy just as a widely publicized rivalry with the West Coast's Death Row Records was beginning. His debut single, "Can't Nobody Hold Me Down", spent 28 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at number one. Several of the label's artists made guest appearances on the album.also known by his stage names Puff Daddy, Puffy, P.Diddy, Diddy, Brother Love and Love, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur.It peaked at number four on the Canadian Albums Chart, Combs' highest-charting album in that country.On December 27, 1999, Combs and his then-girlfriend Jennifer Lopez were at Club New York in Manhattan when gunfire broke out. A lawsuit filed by Fenderson, who said he suffered emotional damage after the shooting, was settled in February 2004.Combs can no longer use the name Diddy in the UK, where he is still known as P. In 2006, when Combs refused to release musician Mase from his contractual obligations to allow him to join the group G-Unit, 50 Cent recorded a dis song, "Hip-Hop". In March 2008 the Los Angeles Times claimed that The Notorious B. After the season finale of Making The Band 4, Combs said he would be heading back into the studio to record his next album.The lyrics imply that Combs knew the identity of The Notorious B. In an interview with The Daily Mail, he said, "I had Christina Aguilera on my last album, but it's all about Leona Lewis on my next." In June 2010 Combs played a role (credited as Sean Combs) in the comedy film Get Him to the Greek, as Sergio Roma, a record company executive.Diddy" – sought an injunction in the High Court of Justice in London.He accepted an out-of-court settlement of £10,000 in damages and more than £100,000 in costs. and Combs orchestrated the 1994 robbery and shooting of Tupac, substantiating the claim with supposed FBI documents; the newspaper later retracted the story, acknowledging that the documents had been fabricated.He was born in New York City and was raised in Mount Vernon, New York.He worked as a talent director at Uptown Records before founding his label Bad Boy Entertainment in 1993.