Big Sean Bio
Sean Michael Leonard Anderson (known professionally as Big Sean), born on 25 March 1988 in Santa Monica, California, is an American rapper from Detroit, Michigan, where he has been living since he was three months old.
He started his career by showcasing his rhyming skills at a weekly rap battle contest on Detroit hip-hop station WHTD. In 2005 he handed his demo tape to Kanye West at the radio station WPZR (107.2 FM), where Kanye West was doing an interview. Two years later Big Sean was signed to Kanye West’s record label GOOD Music.
He also signed to Def Jam Recordings in 2008 and Roc Nation in 2014. After releasing a number of mixtapes, Big Sean released his debut studio album, Finally Famous, in 2011, followed by his second studio album, Hall of Fame, in 2013. His third studio album, Dark Sky Paradise, was released in 2015.
Big Sean Personal Details
- Born Name: Sean Michael Leonard Anderson
- Age (in 2017): 29
- Date of Birth: March 25, 1988
- Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Aries
- Occupation: Rapper
- Net worth: 12 Million
- Official Website: http://uknowbigsean.com/
- Official Twitter: @BigSean
Big Sean Family Tree
- Wife/Husband name: Not married
- No children
- Father name: James Anderson
- Mother name: Myra Anderson
- Brother: Gregg Pluta
- Brother: Chris Jinkins
Big Sean Relationship History
Below is the relationship and dating history for Big Sean with his past and current girlfriend details.
Big Sean dated:
- Ashley Marie (2006-January 2013) – Big Sean met Ashley Marie when he was 16 years old. They started dating when he was 19 years old.
- Naya Rivera (February 2013-April 2014) – Big Sean met actress Naya Rivera on Twitter. The relationship was made public in April 2013. The couple announced their engagement in October 2013, but later they later broke off the engagement.
- Ariana Grande (July 2014-April 2015) – Big Sean and Ariana Grande made their red carpet debut as a couple at the 2015 Grammy Awards. After dating for eight months, the couple ended their relationship due to a text message.
- Jhene Aiko (February 2016-PRESENT) – Big Sean and Jhene Aiko have been posting numerous pictures of themselves looking cozy together. However, the pair insist that they are just good friends. (RUMOR)
Big Sean Body Measurements, Weight Loss, Diet and Exercise Routine
Big Sean Body Measurements
- Height in Feet: 5′ 8″
- Height in Centimeters: 173 cm
- Weight in Pounds: – pounds
- Weight in Kilogram: – kg
Diet and Exercise Plan
Big Sean eats only organic food, and takes supplements while on tour. His favorite exercise is boxing, which he does on a regular basis.
Big Sean Fun Facts
Big Sean Career Highlights & Awards
- 2012 – BET Awards: Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
- 2012 – BET Awards: Best New Artist
- 2012 – BET Hip Hop Awards: Reese’s Perfect Combo Award (Mercy (with Kanye West, Pusha T and 2 Chainz))
- 2013 – BET Hip Hop Awards: Best Mixtape (Detroit)
- 2015 – BET Hip Hop Awards: Best Club Banger (I Don’t Fuck with You (featuring E-40))
- 2015 – BET Hip Hop Awards: Best Collabo, Duo or Group (Blessings (featuring Drake & Kanye West))
- 2015 – BET Hip Hop Awards: People’s Champ Award (Blessings (featuring Drake & Kanye West))
- 2015 – BET Hip Hop Awards: Impact Track (One Man Can Change The World (featuring Kanye West & John Legend))
- 2015 – MTV Video Music Awards: Best Video with a Social Message (One Man Can Change the World (featuring Kanye West and John Legend))
Big Sean Quotes
“I try to work out as much as possible, although sometimes it is difficult with my hectic schedule. But whenever I do, I function better, which makes life better.”
“Fame necessarily isn’t really tied to success at all. Fame is just being recognized for doing what you do, whether it’s good or bad. Osama bin Laden was famous.”
Big Sean Favorite Things
- Clothing brands: 10 Deep, Billionaire Boys Club and Bape
Big Sean Interesting Facts
- His musical influences are Kanye West, Eminem, The Notorious B.I.G. and J Dilla
- He was arrested for third degree sexual assault at a concert in New York on 4 August 2011. On 26 October he pleaded guilty to second-degree unlawful imprisonment, and was fined $750.
- He has an endorsement deal with Adidas, through which he has released his own “Detroit Player” line of sneakers.
- He launched his own clothing company, Aura Gold, in 2013.
- His third studio album, Dark Sky Paradise, reached #1 on the Billboard 200.