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Big Sean

Sean Michael Anderson (born March 25, 1988), better known by his stage name Big Sean, is an American rapper. Big Sean signed with Kanye West's G.O.O.D. Music in 2007, and then in 2008 signed with Def Jam Recordings. Sean Michael Anderson was born in Santa Monica, California, Anderson moved at two months old to west Detroit (6 Mile and Wyoming) where he was raised by his mother and grandmother. He attended Detroit Waldorf School and graduated from Cass Technical High School with a 3.7 GPA. Big Sean is often heard saying " west side " in his songs; he is referring to the west side of his hometown Detroit, Michigan. In his later years in high school, Sean gained a valuable relationship with Detroit hip hop station WHTD; he would show his rhyming skills on a weekly basis as part of a rap battle contest held by the station. In 2005, Kanye West was doing a radio interview at 102.7 FM. Hearing about this, Sean headed over to the station to meet West and perform some free-style.

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Big Sean -- Igniting Romance Rumors ... Onstage (VIDEO)

Big Sean
Igniting Romance Rumors ... Onstage

Big Sean and his rumored GF Jhene Aiko added fuel to the fire on Friday night. The duo -- who make up the group TWENTY88 -- performed their new song "On The Way" at Powerhouse in Anaheim and put… READ MORE >

Ariana Grande -- Hot Guy from 'Into You' Music Video ... I'm No Big Sean! (VIDEO)

Ariana Grande
Hot Guy from 'Into You' Music Video ... I'm No Big Sean!

Ariana Grande fans can kill all the buzz her new music video, "Into You," is about Big Sean ... so says the smoking hot guy who played her love interest. We got former "America's Next Top Model"… READ MORE >

- 31 days ago
Big Sean -- Droppin' Big Bucks to Help Flint, MI Kids

Big Sean
Droppin' Big Bucks For Kids in Flint

One of Michigan's own, Big Sean, is stepping up for Flint residents affected by toxic water with a major donation and some VIP tix. The rapper's Sean Anderson Foundation is teaming… READ MORE >

- 157 days ago
Big Sean -- Thieves Taunt Rapper ... Here's How To Get Your Stuff Back

Big Sean
Thieves Taunt Rapper ... Here's How To Get Your Stuff Back

Big Sean still has a chance to get the jewelry and unreleased music back that was stolen from his home ... TMZ has learned the thieves left a clue. We're told the burglars left a note on the scene… READ MORE >

- 197 days ago
Big Sean -- Burglary Victim ... I Went to Dubai, and Said Bye Bye to Jewelry

Big Sean
Burglary Victim I Went to Dubai, and Said Bye Bye to Jewelry

Big Sean was a big fat target when he was out of the country last week, and thieves robbed him blind. We're told burglars broke into his home in the Valley and made a beeline for the safe,… READ MORE >

- 205 days ago
A-List Rappers Droppin' Birds For Thanksgiving

A-List Rappers
Droppin' Birds For Thanksgiving

If you're a big name rapper or R&B singer this Thanksgiving, you're probably up to your elbows in bird right now -- just ask Big Sean, Jeezy, Chris Brown and Fetty Wap. Jeezy's Street Dreamz… READ MORE >

- 214 days ago
Eminem, Big Sean Slay Detroit Together

Eminem, Big Sean
Slay Detroit Together

Big Sean had a concert Friday night in Detroit, and the crowd went insane when Eminem came out and gave a rare, surprise performance. The crazy thing ... Em wasn't the only thing in Sean's bag of… READ MORE >

- 233 days ago
J. Cole/Big Sean -- Shooting Outside Concert ... 2 Men Critically Injured

J.Cole/Big Sean
Shooting Outside Concert 2 Men Critically Injured

Gunfire rang out Monday night outside a concert featuring J. Cole and Big Sean in Holmdel, New Jersey, and it may have been triggered by the victims trash talking a woman. According to the NY… READ MORE >

- 327 days ago
Ariana Grande -- I'm Over Big Sean ... I'm Not His Property!!

Ariana Grande
I'm Over Big Sean ... I'm Not His Property!!

Ariana Grande just came out swinging ... saying she's sick and tired of being referred to as "Big Sean's ex" -- because, "I do not. Belong. To anyone. But myself." The singer just went off on… READ MORE >

- 385 days ago
Justin Bieber's Triumphant Return on Stage ... Kanye, Kris, Hailey Cheer Him On (VIDEO)

Justin Bieber
Triumphant Return on Stage Kanye, Kris, Hailey Cheer Him On

Justin Bieber got on stage Saturday night ... a big deal because it's his first full concert performance in 2 years ... and guess who closed the show? Justin took the stage Saturday at KIIS FM's… READ MORE >

- 413 days ago

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