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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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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 >

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 >

- 212 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 >

- 268 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 >

- 275 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 >

- 374 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 >

- 450 days ago
Sean Kingston -- I've Been Kidnapped Over Jewelry ... Cops Investigating

Sean Kingston
I've Been Kidnapped Over Jewelry Cops Investigating

Sean Kingston claims he was kidnapped by a jeweler in a dispute over a $225,000 watch ... and LAPD is now on the case. Here's what Sean says ... he bought the watch from a jeweler and made… READ MORE >

- 496 days ago
Sean Kingston -- Sued For Basketbrawl

Sean Kingston
Sued for Alleged Basketbrawl

Sean Kingston and his bodyguard are being sued by a guy who says he got sucker punched during a pickup basketball at a gym.  Allen Assil says he was hooping at an L.A. Equinox gym back in… READ MORE >

- 523 days ago
Sean Kingston -- Tip of the Day ... Don’t Pick On Autistic Kids

Sean Kingston
Tip of the Day ... Don’t Pick On Autistic Kids

6:00 PM PT -- Sean's doing his own mea culpa, saying ... "Just wanna apologize to Gavin and his family." He reiterated that he doesn't run his FB page, and added -- "It hurts.. Cause anyone and… READ MORE >

- 630 days ago
Sean Kingston -- Diamond Guy Cuts Him Down to Size in Court

Sean Kingston Jewelry Suit Judgment
Diamond Guy Cuts Him Down to Size In Court

Sean Kingston just bought some expensive jewelry ... against his will. Let's just say it's a court-ordered purchase. Sean skated off with $226k worth of jewelry from 2008-2013 but never paid… READ MORE >

- 751 days ago

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