Big Sean, Detroit’s sensational hip hop artist is bringing his signature sounds to the Aragon Ballroom!
Big Sean (birth name Sean Michael Leonard Anderson) was born in Santa Monica in 1988 but moved to Detroit soon after. He cites Kanye West, Eminem, The Notorious B.I.G., and J Dilla as his main influences and he began his rap career in 2007 after Kanye West signed him onto his record label GOOD (Getting Out Our Dreams) Music, Inc. He honed his craft over the next 4 years and started to get mainstream recognition with his debut studio album (Finally Famous) hitting #3 on the US Billboard 200 chart and topping Billboard’s Top Rap Albums chart. His next 2 albums (Hall of Fame and Hall of Fame) also hit #1 on the rap albums chart. He’s received many accolades including 2 BET Awards (for Best Male Hip Hop Artist and Best New Artist), 6 BET Hip Hop Awards (for Reese's Perfect Combo, Best Mixtape, Best Club Banger, Best Collabo, Duo or Group, People's Champ, and Impact Track), and 1 MTV Video Music Award (for Best Video with a Social Message). He’s also released 45 music videos, 1 joint album (with Jhené Aiko), 1 extended play, 41 singles, 4 mix tapes, and 8 promotional singles. His latest album (I Decided) comes out in February 2017.
Don’t miss your chance to see this artist add a unique touch to hip hop music!