Birthday: March 25, 1988 (Aries)
Born In: Santa Monica, California, United States
Sean Michael Leonard Anderson, better known by his professional name Big Sean, is a popular American rapper. Sean, who is currently signed to Kanye West’s GOOD Music and Def Jam, has won several awards including the ‘MTV Music Awards’, and ‘BET Awards’ over the course of his career. He cites stars like Eminem and Kanye West as his inspirations and has released a total of four music albums till date. He began his career with his first official mixtape ‘Finally Famous: The Mixtape’. He came to popularity in 2011, after the release of his debut studio album, ‘Finally Famous’, which was released by GOOD Music and Def Jam Recordings. Debuting at number three on the Billboard 200, the album was a commercial success, selling 87,000 copies in the US within the first week. His latest album ‘I Decided’ was released in February 2017. It was a huge success, peaking at the first position on the US Billboard 200. Probably the best work in his career so far, it was also received favorably by critics. He has made the headlines for some wrong reasons as well. Sean was arrested in August 2011, after a teenage girl claimed she was sexually assaulted by the rapper. After a plea deal, Sean was fined $750.
Also Known As: Sean Michael Leonard Anderson
Age: 34 Years, 34 Year Old Males
Born Country: United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm), 5'8" Males
U.S. State: California
City: Santa Monica, California
Sean Michael Leonard Anderson was born on March 25, 1988, in Santa Monica, California in the United States. His parents are Myra and James Anderson. Sean was raised by his mother and grandmother. From an early age, he was instilled with the principles of hard work and determination.
Big Sean’s first official mixtape ‘Finally Famous: The Mixtape’ was released in September 2007. His single ‘Get’cha Some’, became a hit and received a lot of media attention. He recorded a music video for the song as well, which was directed by Hype Williams. Soon, he also released his second and third mixtapes, ‘UKNOWBIGSEAN’, and ‘Finally Famous Volume 3: BIG” which were released in April 2009, and August 2010, respectively.
His third album ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ was released in February 2015. Featuring guest appearances from stars like Kanye West, Ariana Grande, and Chris Brown, the album debuted at the first position on the Billboard 200. It was also a commercial hit. As of December 2015, it had sold 350,000 copies in the US alone.
In 2016, he started dating Jhene Aiko. In June 2022, the couple announced that they were expecting their first child together.
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