Sean Michael Leonard Anderson, otherwise known as Big Sean, is an American hip hop recording artist. He was born on March 25, 1988 in Santa Monica, Calfornia and subsequently moved to Detroit, Michigan.
Big Sean received recognition and internet acclaim between 2007 and 2010 after releasing several mixtapes. His first mainstream success was seen in 2011 when he released his debut album, Finally Famous, through Def Jam Records. Finally Famous generated three successful singles, “My Last”, “Marvin Gaye & Chardonnay” and “Dance (A$$).”