Big Sean

Dec
19
Big Sean Visits Children’s Hospital in Detroit

Big Sean

Big Sean is opening up his heart in a big way this holiday season. After giving away turkeys for Thanksgiving, the Detroit rapper paid a special hometown visit to the Children’s Hospital of Michigan in the Detroit Medical Center earlier this week.

The “Beware” hitmaker, along with his mother, Myra Anderson, spread some Christmas cheer, meeting with the young patients and their families and giving away toys and headphones.

“These kids are some of the nicest people I’ve met!” said a humbled Sean. “We are working on something special for them for the holidays from our Foundation. Remember to count your blessings. We all are blessed! Straight up!”

He also praised his mother, who is President of the Sean Anderson Foundation. “Love to my mom. I honestly wouldn’t do half of the cool things I do to give back to kids or people in need if it wasn’t for her teaching n telling me why it’s so important,” he said. “I truly have an awesome, caring mom… n that’s something a lot of people don’t have. I’m so happy she is my partner in the Sean Anderson Foundation.”

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Dec
18
Video: Mike Posner f/ Big Sean – ‘Top of the World’ [Trailer]

Mike Posner and Big Sean

Mike Posner puts on for his city in the video for his new single “Top of the World.” In the 30-second trailer, the 25-year-old crooner returns to Detroit with his friend and fellow D-town native Big Sean.

The clip includes shots of Ford Field, home to the Lions, and a cameo from Detroit Red Wings player Pavel Datsyuk. Mike, Sean, and their crew stand in front of the “Finally Famous” mural at Dexter Check Cashing.

The song, produced by Diplo and Benny Blanco, will appear on Mike’s sophomore album Pages, due in 2014.

Get a sneak peak at their homecoming below. The full video will premiere tomorrow.

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Dec
17
Drake Brings Out Big Sean in Detroit

Big Sean and Drake

Drake showed love to his Detroit fans when his tour rolled through The Palace of Auburn Hills on Monday night. Instead of rapping Big Sean’s verse like he typically does, he brought out the hometown rapper to perform “All Me.”

“If Detroit is in this motherfu**er, ya’ll better make some noise for the king right now because this ni**a put it down so hard, I swear,” said Drizzy.

Sean returned the love. “There’s only been two ni**as in this fu**in’ industry, in this fake ass, weak ass industry, that I can say that’s been as influential to me and helped me out as much as they have—that’s Kanye West and as far as rappers being real and real ass ni**as, my ni**a Drizzy Drake in this motherfu**er,” he said.

He also revealed that they are working together on his next project. “This man Drizzy Drake is gonna be a huge part of my next album,” said Sean. “And I promise that we gonna put it down in a big motherfu**in’ way.”

Drake’s “Would You Like a Tour?” wraps with one final show on Wednesday in Philadelphia.

Watch the big surprise below.

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Dec
16
New Music: Mike Posner f/ Big Sean – ‘Top of the World’

Top of the World

Break out the champagne. Mike Posner reunites with his friend and fellow Detroit native Big Sean on his celebratory new single “Top of the World.” The two share their aspirations on the radio-friendly record, produced by Diplo and Benny Blanco.

Mike even steals Sean’s catchphrase. “I do it,” he says, while Sean responds, “Man, that’s my line, lil’ bitch.”

The song is now available on iTunes, while Mike’s sophomore album Pages is due in 2014.

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Dec
15
Big Sean and Naya Rivera Reveal Sexy Christmas Card

Big Sean and Naya Rivera

Big Sean and Naya Rivera are heating up the holidays. The Hall of Fame rapper and “Glee” actress will celebrate their first Christmas together as an engaged couple. In honor of the occasion, they have revealed their sexy holiday card, which they will be sending friends and family this year.

A dapper Sean sports a black tuxedo and Louboutins, while his gorgeous fiancée shows some skin in a sparkly red dress.

“Happy holidays… Sean & Naya,” reads the card (via Just Jared).

The couple announced their engagement in October. “He is such a casanova,” Naya gushed to Rap-Up TV.

Dec
9
Big Sean and Naya Rivera Spread Love at TrevorLIVE LA

Big Sean and Naya Rivera

Big Sean and Naya Rivera stepped out for the first time together since announcing their engagement at TrevorLIVE LA at the Hollywood Palladium last night. The stylish couple came out to support Naya’s “Glee” co-star Jane Lynch at the 15th annual benefit hosted by The Trevor Project, which provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ youth.

They weren’t shy to show PDA, making their way down the carpet hand in hand. Sean looked dapper in a tuxedo while Naya rocked wavy hair as they mingled with singer-songwriter Sia and Fergie.

“Nothing and no one makes me happier. #hehasthebeststyle,” tweeted Naya of her fiancé.

Kathy Griffin hosted, while Amber Riley and Adam Lambert performed musical tributes to Lynch.

Check out more pics of the adorable couple below.

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Nov
26
Big Sean Gives Away Turkeys in Detroit

Big Sean

In the spirit of the holidays, Big Sean gave back to his community by hosting a turkey giveaway. The “Beware” rapper partnered with Tarence Wheeler to give away turkey baskets for families in Detroit on Tuesday.

His proud mother Myra, comedian Mike Epps, and Detroit Piston Chauncey Billups were also on hand as he passed out turkeys and posed for pictures as part of his Sean Anderson Foundation.

“Me and @ bigsean giving back in Detroit on the turkey drive ,what a great city!” tweeted Epps.

Sean has also teamed up with the Detroit Pistons for a new TV campaign that will air on Fox Sports Detroit. The empowering ad, which uses Sean’s Finally Famous track “So Much More,” promotes the idea that Detroit residents can do anything.

Check out more pics of Sean performing the good deed in Detroit.

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