Then: The rapper and radio host joined MTV in 2000 and soon became a fixture on “TRL” and the hip-hop-centric “Direct Effect.”
Now: Sway opted out of his MTV contract in 2005, but the following year signed a new deal that included the ability to create projects under the MTV banner. The 42-year-old (shown here in 2012) also hosts a weekday morning show on Eminem’s SiriusXM channel Shade 45.- Xfinity Entertainment Staff
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