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Sean Kingston

Kisean Anderson (born February 3, 1990), better known by his stage name Sean Kingston, is a Jamaican-American rapper, singer and songwriter. He pursued a music career and debuted in 2007 with the album Sean Kingston. Kingston was born on February 3, 1990, in Miami, Florida and moved to Kingston, Jamaica when he was six. He attended high school in Ocho Rios. His grandfather was the noted Jamaican reggae producer Lawrence Lindo, who worked under the stage name Jack Ruby. At age 11, Kingston spent 3 weeks in jail for breaking and entering, and Kingston lived in a car while his mother was incarcerated for identity theft. He began singing thereafter working under heavy influence of his father. Sean Kingston was discovered through MySpace by Tommy Rotem at Beluga Heights, and signed to the label in a partnership deal with Sony. Beluga is a label notable for its focus on discovering and developing artists. In an interview with HitQuarters label head and producer J.R. Rotem described this process with regards to Kingston: "Sean Kingston was a rapper when we found him and it was a development process to get him more melodic. At Beluga we essentially refine the talent so that it's more of a

LATEST STORIES
  
The Game Knows Why No One Likes Sean Kingston (VIDEO)

The Game
Sean Kingston's A Walking Jinx ...

The Game says Sean Kingston is a magnet for misfortune. We got Game Wednesday at Runyon Canyon, where he explained why trouble seems to follow Sean, and why he doesn't have a problem with the… READ MORE >

Migos Skates, Sean Kingston's Friend Booked (MUG SHOT)

Sean Kingston Beatdown
Migos Skates, Shooter Booked

Sean Kingston's friend has just been arrested and booked for firing a shot during an altercation Tuesday night in Las Vegas ... and Migos is in the clear ... even though they apparently… READ MORE >

- 32 days ago
Sean Kingston Denies Getting Jumped, 'Look at My Face' (VIDEO)

Sean Kingston
Denies Jumping ... Migos Didn't Touch This Face!

Nothing about Sean Kingston's face says he got his ass whooped by Migos ... according to Sean. Kingston just posted some video -- apparently at his hotel in Vegas -- showing off his mug and… READ MORE >

- 32 days ago
Sean Kingston Cuffed By Cops After Migos Fight (VIDEO)

Sean Kingston
Cuffed By Cops After Migos Fight

Sean Kingston was cuffed by Vegas cops shortly after he was allegedly beaten up bad by Migos. As we reported, Sean got into verbal altercation with Migos at the Sands Expo and Convention Center… READ MORE >

- 32 days ago
Sean Kingston Allegedly Beaten By Migos ... Shot Fired

Sean Kingston
Beaten By Migos Shot Fired

Sean Kingston was beaten up badly Tuesday and people on scene say Migos was the culprit ... but the story is bizarre and the group is not wanted by cops, at least not yet. Law enforcement sources… READ MORE >

- 33 days ago
Sean Kingston Ordered to Pay $44k to Florida Jeweler

Sean Kingston
Layaway Time's Up ... Now Fork Over $44k

Sean Kingston's been ordered to pony up the dough to a jeweler for a Rolex and diamond bracelet he got almost a year ago ... plus interest. A judge ordered the rapper to pay Haimov Jewelers in… READ MORE >

- 100 days ago
Sean Kingston -- Whacks Heckling Fan!!! (VIDEO)

Sean Kingston
Whacks Heckling Fan!!!

Sean Kingston lost it during a concert Thursday night Down Under and repeatedly swung at an obnoxious fan ... and Sean's mic was the weapon of choice. We're told someone in the crowd at… READ MORE >

- 164 days ago
The Game & Meek Mill -- No Snitching in Sean Kingston Case

The Game & Meek Mill
No Snitching in Sean Kingston Case

The Game and Meek Mill are going to war over snitching that never happened, as far as cops are concerned. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... detectives investigating Sean Kingston's chain… READ MORE >

- 188 days ago
Sean Kingston -- NEVER Dimed Out The Game to Cops ... Says Lawyer

Sean Kingston
NEVER Dimed Out The Game to Cops ... Says Lawyer

The Game is flat out wrong when he calls Sean Kingston a dirty snitch ... this according to Sean's lawyer, who swears her client never spoke to cops. This whole beef started when Sean got his… READ MORE >

- 188 days ago
Game To Sean Kingston -- You're a Fat, Lying Snitch (VIDEO)

Game to Sean Kingston
You're a Fat, Lying Snitch

The Game exploded in anger at Sean Kingston after Kingston jumped to Meek Mill's defense in what has turned out to be a vicious war. Game called Kingston every name in the book, including a… READ MORE >

- 189 days ago

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