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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

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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 >

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 >

- 76 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 >

- 77 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 >

- 78 days ago
The Game & Meek Mill -- Feuding Over Nightclub Robbery of Sean Kingston (VIDEO)

The Game & Meek Mill
Feuding Over Robbery of Sean Kingston

12:30 PM PST -- Meek just responded and he's accusing Game of making up crap to push records. His IG post says ..."U wanna fight? Next morning a diss raps ... Then the pre-order links! THE JIG IS… READ MORE >

- 79 days ago
Sean Kingston Sued -- We Gave You Bling, You Gave Us Bouncing Checks (PHOTOS)

Sean Kingston Sued
We Gave You Bling You Gave Us Bouncing Checks

Sean Kingston has no problem picking out tons of high-end jewelry, but paying for it is another story ... according to the high-end jeweler who says they got screwed. NYC jeweler Aqua Master just… READ MORE >

- 97 days ago
Sean Kingston -- Sues Penthouse Nightclub ... You Were In on the Assault

Sean Kingston
Sues Penthouse Nightclub You Were In on the Assault

Sean Kingston is pointing the finger squarely at Penthouse Nightclub for allowing its security to beat his butt and jack his pricey chains ... so claims the singer in a new lawsuit. Kingston says… READ MORE >

- 152 days ago
Sean Kingston -- Dudes Jacked My $300k Chain!!

Sean Kingston
Dudes Jacked My $300k Chain!!

Sean Kingston's got an accessories problem ... someone straight up yanked a $300k chain off his neck ... so claims the singer. Two suspects approached Sean inside Penthouse Nightclub & Dayclub… READ MORE >

- 160 days ago
Sean Kingston -- Sued for Pulling the Ol' ... Pay Ya Tuesday for a Rolex Today!

Sean Kingston
Sued for Pulling the Ol' ... Pay Ya Tuesday for a Rolex Today!

Sean Kingston picked up a Rolex and a diamond bracelet with nothing more than a promise that he'd pay for them the next day -- but now the jeweler's suing to get the dough.  According to… READ MORE >

- 259 days ago
Sean Kingston -- Case Closed in Crazy Kidnapping Caper

Sean Kingston
Case Closed in Crazy Kidnapping Caper

Sean Kingston's claims he was kidnapped in a jewelry dispute have fallen on deaf ears, because the LAPD is chalking it up to a simple business disagreement. Law enforcement sources tell us,… READ MORE >

- 335 days ago

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