Big Sean is an acclaimed artist. He is a singer, rapper, and songwriter. He was born on25th March 1988 in Santa Monica, California. When he was just two months old, his family shifted to Detroit, Michigan. He received his primary education at Detroit Waldorf School which was a school of art. He started at Cass Technical High School in 8th grade. In his high school, Big Sean connected with local Detroit Hip-Hop station 102.7FM. This is where he started showing his rhyming skills. He started participating in the weekly rap battle. He graduated from Cass Technical High School.
Big Sean Career Details
The Detroit Hip-Hop station turned out to be his way for success. Kanye West once visited the radio station. Owing to his good relationship with the station, Big Sean got the opportunity to meet him and hand over some of his recordings. Kanye West found the recordings interesting and signed him for GOOD music as a music artist after few months. Big Sean’s journey started from here.
‘Finally Famous’: the mixtape is Big Sean’s first official mixtape which was released in 2007. ‘Get’cha Some’ is his single that garnered huge media attention and popularity. His second mixtape ‘UKNOWBIGSEAN’ was released in 2009 and the third ‘Finally Famous Volume 3: BIG’ in 2010. He has established a multi-million web presence from his mixtapes. Big Sean released ‘Finally Famous’, his debut studio album in the year 2011. The album that featured famous stars such as Rick Ross and Kanye West, became a commercial success. It climbed to no.3 on the US Billboard 200. His second studio album Mercy also received a ranking on the billboard. Other albums, ‘The Hall of Fame’ and ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ were also commercial hits, bringing in a lot of popularity to Big Sean. In 2016, he released the studio album ‘Twenty 88’ in collaboration with Jhene Aiko. The album was a commercial hit and grabbed the number 5 position on the US Billboard 200. This album gave many hit singles such as ‘On the Way’ and ‘Talk Show’ because of which 40000 copies of the album were sold in the very first week. It secured a position in the Canadian Albums, UK Albums, and Australian Albums. His fourth Studio album, ‘I decided’ was a hit and ranked first on the billboard.
He appeared in movies associated with music awards. He made his television debut in 2011 with Funk Flex Full Throttle. He is also known for his style and featured in The Source Magazine for the same. He owns a lifestyle and fashion brand, Aura Gold.
Big Sean Awards And Achievements
Big Sean has received many awards and nominations. He won the BET award for ‘New Best Artist’ and was nominated in several other categories in some other years. He won the BET Hip-Hop awards multiple times. He also won Youtube Music Awards and MTV Video Music Awards. He got nominations in Billboard Music Awards, Detroit Music Awards, Grammy Awards, iHeartRadio Music Awards, People’s Choice Awards, NAACP Image Awards. In total, he has received 6 BET Hip Hop Awards, 2 BET Awards, and 1 MTV Video Music Award.
Big Sean Net Worth
The net worth of Big Sean is estimated to be $26 Million. Big Sean has been one of the most popular artists and his net worth kept increasing with every album. The endorsements of Ti$a and Nike also add to his worth. His clothing line Aura Gold also fetches him good revenue.
Big Sean Dating History And Marriage Details
Big Sean has been in a relationship with Ariana Grande and Naya Rivera. He has been dating Jhene Aiko.
Big Sean is unmarried and is dating Jhene Aiko.
Big Sean Parents
The father’s name was James Anderson and the mother was Myra Anderson who was a school teacher. His mother and grandmother raised him. The latter was associated with World War II and served as a captain in United States Army.
Big Sean Kids
Big Sean has no kids.
Big Sean Body Measurements
Big Sean is 5 feet and 8 inches tall and weighs 69 kgs.
Big Sean Cars And Houses
He has a lavish house with 7 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms in Beverly Hills.