How much is Sean Kingston worth? $2 million
How did Sean Kingston earn his money and wealth?
Kisean Anderson was born on February 3, 1990, in Miami, Florida, U.S. and is professionally known as Sean Kingston. He was born to parents Jack Ruby and Janice Turner and is the eldest among the 3 children. Sean is a 28-year-old Jamaican-American singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer. Jamaican reggae was his grandfather, who was the noted producer Lawrence Lindo and worked under the stage name Jack Ruby.
At the age of 6 he moved to Kingston, Jamaica from Miami, Florida, he has done his schooling in Ocho Rios high school in Ocho Rios for three years later on moved to the United States, He was the grandson of well known Jamaican reggae producer Lawrence Lindo, his grandfather was known as Jack Ruby. He was linked with Maliah Michel, Paula DeAnda and also with Shaneice Hairston.
Tommy Rotem’s “My space” at beluga heights gave a entry to Sean Kingston after then he signed a contract with ‘sony’.In May 2007, Sean Kingston released the single “Beautiful girl” in a tie-up with ‘Epic Records’ and ‘Koch Records’.Beautiful girl song gave him more success in his career and the song also ranked first in ‘Billboard Hot 100’. He got recognized internationally after singing this song especially in the following countries: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the Republic of Ireland, Spain and the United Kingdom.
His first album was named after his name as “Sean Kingston” in the year 2007. On September 22nd in 2009 his album named ‘Tomorrow’ was launched and the same year he also had worked in Beyonce’s tour called “The Beyonce Experience”. He is a very big fan of Beyonce. He encouraged teens after announcing publicly ‘Do something’ by launching a club ‘Do Something club’. He also featured in an advertisement for PETA with his dog to spread awareness to people not chain their dogs. Once he was seriously injured in a jet-skiing accident in Miami, Florida and was rushed to hospital in critical condition but later got discharged.
He and won “Best Reggae Ever Acts”- MOBO Awards in 2007, the same year he won Choice R&B Track “Beautiful Girls”- Teen choice awards and also was nominated in the category of “Outstanding New Artist” by Image Awards in 2008.
What are the highest grossing albums of Sean Kingston?
- Sean Kingston (certified platinum by RIAA and Music Canada, and gold by ARIA) (2007)- $1,135,000
- Tomorrow (13,000 copies sold in its first week of release) (2009)- $15,000
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