1. Mike Will Made-It Drops 'On The Come Up' Video Feat. Big Sean: Watch

    March 29, 2017 5:52 PM EDT 0 0 0 Atlanta superproducer Mike Will Made-It just released his album  Ransom 2 , and today, he shares a video for the project’s Big Sean collaboration “On The Come Up.” The song is built on an operatic sample, and its video is similarly dramatic, matchin ...

  2. Here's Who Twitter Thinks Kendrick Lamar Was Dissing on 'The Heart Part 4'

    March 24, 2017 10:28 AM EDT 0 0 3 Kendrick Lamar unleashed the fourth installment from his rap series "The Heart Part 4" Thursday night (March 23). On his latest release, the TDE wordsmith fearlessly fired a barrage of shots at the rap game, causing social media to go into ...

  3. Big Sean & His Mother Myra Anderson Talk Mogul Prep Initiative and Giving Back to Detroit

    March 20, 2017 12:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 After dominating the rap game with a series of hits, Big Sean is giving back to his city. In hopes of bolstering Detroit’s education system, Big Sean has teamed up with his mother, Myra Anderson, to create a new initiative to spark the creative fire ...

  4. Puma Announces Big Sean as New Global Ambassador & Creative Collaborator

    March 08, 2017 11:55 AM EST 0 0 0 Back in January, Big Sean announced his endorsement move with Puma after five years at Adidas. On March 7, Puma announced Sean’s new position: Global Ambassador and Creative Collaborator . [readmore:7677986] As a Global Ambassador, the Detroit rappe ...

  5. Here Are All the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards Performances Ranked From Worst to Best

    March 05, 2017 9:23 PM EST 0 0 3 Though only eight performers rocked the stage at Sunday's (Mar. 5) iHeartRadio Music Awards, it was still more than enough to fill out two hours' worth of primetime entertainment -- starting with Katy Perry treadmilling on a giant hamster ...

  6. Big Sean Says Mental Patient Attacked Him at Record Store Signing

    February 18, 2017 12:58 PM EST 0 0 0 Big Sean took to social media Saturday morning (Feb. 18) to clear the air about being attacked by a fan during his CD signing in Queens, N.Y., on Friday night. The rapper, who was in Queens to promote his new No. 1 album, I Decided. , tweeted that a ...

  7. Big Sean, Migos, Ellen & More Rap With 2nd Graders in 'Read It' Music Video: Watch

    February 17, 2017 9:55 PM EST 0 0 0 Ice Cube, Ty Dolla $ign and Lin-Manuel Miranda join the good-natured collab as well. Big Sean ,  Migos ,  Ice Cube ,  Ty Dolla $ign , Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ellen DeGeneres all teamed up for a star-studded collaboration on Friday (Feb. 17), all to s ...

  8. Lady Gaga Leaps to No. 1 on Billboard Artist 100

    February 15, 2017 1:53 PM EST 0 0 0 Gaga makes a Super Bowl-fueled flight to the summit for her second total week on top. Lady Gaga is the top musical act in the U.S., rocketing from No. 61 to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated Feb. 25), following her Super Bowl LI halftim ...

  9. iHeartRadio Music Awards 2017 Add Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran & More To Lineup | Billboard News

    iHeartRadio Music Awards 2017 Add Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran & More To Lineup | Billboard News

    February 15, 2017 12:14 PM EST 0 0 0 The 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards has rolled out an A-list lineup of live performers, from Katy Perry to Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Shawn Mendes and more. Also confirmed for the 2017 edition are Thomas Rhett, Noah Cyrus and Big Sean, who join pre ...

  10. Here's How Big Sean's 'I Decided.' Vibrant Listening Experience Came Together

    February 14, 2017 12:51 PM EST 0 0 0 On a chilly Tuesday night in January,  Big Sean  transformed New York City venue The Garage into a pink and purple-washed space for the listening event of his latest album I Decided . Currently sitting at  No. 1 on the Billboard 200 , the introspect ...

  11. Big Sean Scores Second No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'I Decided.'

    February 12, 2017 3:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Plus: Lady Gaga places two albums inside the top 10, following her Super Bowl halftime show. Big Sean nabs his second No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart, as I Decided. debuts atop the list, earning 151,000 equivalent album units in the week end ...

  12. Big Sean Celebrates Success of 'I Decided' Album at Pop-Up Show in L.A.

    February 11, 2017 9:11 PM EST 0 0 0 With his fourth studio effort I Decided  headed for No. 1 on the Billboard 200 , Big Sean hosted an early celebration with a surprise concert kicking off Grammy weekend in Los Angeles' Sayers Club late Friday night (Feb. 10). The Detroit rapper ...

  13. Big Sean Pens Open Letter to Younger Self

    February 09, 2017 2:53 PM EST 0 0 0 Big Sean is reflecting on his younger years with an open letter to his 18-year-old self. The now 28-year-old rapper, published the letter today (Feb. 9) on Mic 's music vertical , writing about life in Detroit, race, manhood, and more. Big Sean ...

  14. Big Sean Heading for No. 1 Debut on Billboard 200 Albums Chart With 'I Decided.'

    February 06, 2017 8:27 PM EST 0 0 0 Plus: Reba McEntire's new "Sing It Now" & "Dear Evan Hansen" cast album set for big bows. Rapper Big Sean is aiming for his second No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, as industry forecasters suggest his new set I Dec ...

  15. Watch Big Sean Cover Kanye West's 'I Wonder'

    February 06, 2017 10:44 AM EST 0 0 0 Big Sean saluted one of his biggest inspirations, Kanye West , with a riveting cover of "I Wonder."  In addition to releasing his fourth album I Decided ., Sean visited BBC Radio 1Xtra’s Live Lounge to perform a slew of cuts. Sporting his ...

  16. Big Sean Hosts First Pop-Up Shop for 'I Decided.' Merch: 'This Really Means Something to Me'

    February 03, 2017 8:03 PM EST 0 0 0 For his fourth studio album I Decided. , which dropped first thing Friday (Feb. 3), Big Sean is taking his career to places it’s never been before: design. Kicking off a weekend of multi-state pop-ups selling limited-edition pieces created by the ra ...

  17. Imagine Dragons, Big Sean, & More Are Spotify Editors' Picks for New Music Friday

    February 03, 2017 4:22 PM EST 0 0 0 Every week, Spotify updates their "New Music Friday" playlist, featuring 50 of the freshest new tracks hitting the service that week. On the heels of  Billboard 's partnership with the streaming giant, we'll be tapping Spotify� ...

  18. Eminem Calls President Trump a 'Bitch' on Big Sean's 'No Favors'

    February 03, 2017 3:19 PM EST 0 0 0 Eminem has never been one to mince words, and his latest feature reiterates that. Appearing on Big Sean ’s “No Favors” -- from his brand-new album I Decided. -- Em spit some fire lines aimed at President Donald Trump. “I’m anti/ Can’t no government ...

  19. Jeremih Enlists Big Sean & Chris Brown for Sensual Single 'I Think of You': Listen

    February 03, 2017 11:01 AM EST 0 0 0 After dishing out a handful of features for The Game, Chance The Rapper, and Big Sean in 2016, Jeremih is back in the driver's seat. On Thursday (Feb. 2), the Chicago crooner released his new single "I Think of You" featuring Big Sean ...

  20. Big Sean Dishes Out His Best 'Moves' With the Elderly on 'Ellen': Watch

    January 31, 2017 4:12 PM EST 0 0 0 With Big Sean 's release date for his fourth album I Decided. just around the corner, the Detroit MC decided to flex his "Moves" during his performance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show .  Instead of providing a traditional performance, Sea ...

  21. Big Sean Unveils 'I Decided' Track List Feat. Collaborations With Migos, Eminem & More

    January 31, 2017 9:48 AM EST 0 0 0 With Big Sean 's upcoming album  I Decided  dropping this Friday (Feb. 3), the Detroit rapper has unveiled the track list for his fourth studio effort.  As previously revealed in his sit-down with Beats 1's Zane Lowe earlier this month, Se ...

  22. Big Sean Raises Over $100,000 for Flint Water Crisis

    January 26, 2017 1:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Big Sean's promotional run for his fourth album I Decided. continued this past Monday (Jan. 24), when he visited Trevor Noah's The Daily Show . During his time there, the "Bounce Back" rapper revealed how his Sean Anderson Founda ...

  23. Big Sean Teases 'SNL' Debut in Promo With Aziz Ansari & Kate McKinnon

    January 20, 2017 9:59 AM EST 0 0 0 Big Sean will be making moves with comedian Aziz Ansari for his  Saturday Night Live  debut on Saturday (Jan. 21).  In a new promo with the pair,  SNL  star Kate McKinnon jokingly calls herself "Medium Kate." Sean then retorts, "That& ...

  24. Big Sean Delivers Reflective Song 'Halfway Off the Balcony': Listen

    January 19, 2017 11:05 AM EST 0 0 0 After delving deep into the creative process for his fourth album I Decided. with Beats 1's Zane Lowe, Big Sean treated his fans with a new Key Wane-produced song on Wednesday night (Jan. 18), titled "Halfway Off the Balcony."  The re ...

  25. 9 Highlights From Big Sean's Zane Lowe Interview, From Eminem's Verse to His 'Undeniable Chemistry' With Jhene Aiko

    January 18, 2017 3:54 PM EST 0 0 0 On Wednesday (Jan. 18), Big Sean sat down with Beats 1's Zane Lowe to discuss his new album I Decided , set to drop Feb. 3. During the extensive interview, the Detroit MC speaks on teaming up with Eminem for "No Favors," his creative ...

  26. Big Sean Is Now Endorsing Puma

    January 12, 2017 4:55 PM EST 0 0 0 It looks like Big Sean is moving on from his five-year stint with Adidas to a competing sneaker brand. It was announced Thursday (Jan. 12) that the Detroit rapper has signed on to endorse Puma. The German brand now counts Sean amongst Rihanna and Th ...

  27. Big Sean Announces I Decided Tour

    January 09, 2017 6:21 PM EST 0 0 0 Just before Big Sean releases his fourth studio album, I Decided. , on Feb. 3, the Detroit rapper announced a North American tour in support of the new LP. Kicking things off in Houston on March 17 and ending in Miami on April 20, Big Sean will feat ...

  28. Big Sean's 'Bounce Back' Becomes His 10th Top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart

    January 05, 2017 12:46 PM EST 0 0 0 Meanwhile, Rihanna notches new top 10 and Yo Gotti’s “White Friday (DM9)” arrives Big Sean earns his 10th top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs with his latest single “Bounce Back,” climbing 11-10 in its eighth week on the list (chart dated Jan. 14). ...

  29. Big Sean Songs Remixed: Listen to 6 of the Best

    January 04, 2017 5:44 PM EST 0 0 0 It seems like just yesterday Big Sean released his debut album Finally Famous. Before being signed to multiple labels such as G.O.O.D. Music, Roc Nation, and Def Jam, the Detroit-raised rapper was involved in the local rap scene, eventually crossing ...

  30. Big Sean Flexes His 'Moves' in New Music Video: Watch

    January 04, 2017 4:06 PM EST 0 0 0 After spilling the beans for the release date of his fourth album,  I Decided , Big Sean has been revving up his engine in hopes of having a monstrous 2017. To get things rolling, Sean unleashes his brand new video, "Moves."  In this tripp ...

  31. The Chainsmokers Bring Out Backstreet Boys & Big Sean, Debut New Song in Los Angeles: Watch

    January 01, 2017 5:42 PM EST 0 0 7 The Chainsmokers welcomed special guests the Backstreet Boys to the stage during their Los Angeles Convention Center concert Friday night (Dec. 30). At the duo's headlining gig, presented by Insomniac and Exchange LA and their biggest to date , ...

  32. Big Sean Reveals Inspiration Behind New Album 'I Decided'

    December 29, 2016 11:06 AM EST 0 0 0 Earlier this month, Big Sean proved that he was ready to "Bounce Back" with his new video. For his fourth album titled I Decided , set to drop Feb. 3., the Detroit MC revealed in an interview with Entertainment Weekly  the project's s ...

  33. Yo Gotti Signs to Roc Nation, Recruits Kanye West, Big Sean, Quavo & 2 Chainz for 'Castro': Listen

    December 15, 2016 12:43 PM EST 0 0 0 After teaming up with Kodak Black on "Weatherman",  today,  Yo Gotti delivers his booming record "Castro." The drug-laden track features an All-Star lineup of guest stars including Kanye West , Big Sean , 2 Chainz , and Quavo .  ...

  34. The Do's and Don'ts of Fashion With Jhene Aiko's Stylist Ade Samuel

    December 07, 2016 11:02 AM EST 0 0 0 L.A.-based celebrity stylist Ade Samuel  got her break assisting stylist James Worthington Demolet during her Teen Vogue internship — an NYC hustler’s dream come true. Since moving to the west coast, the 28-year-old stylist and shoe designer counts ...

  35. How to Get Jhene Aiko's Sexy '70s Look, as Told by Her Stylist

    December 06, 2016 5:14 PM EST 0 0 0 Whether working on her successful solo career or crooning alongside rapper boyfriend Big Sean for their stylish and mysterious collab Twenty88 ,  Jhene Aiko's sexy, '70s-inspired wardrobe is super on trend and easily replicable. We asked A ...

  36. Big Sean Calls Out Naya Rivera & Kid Cudi in 'No More Interviews'

    October 31, 2016 4:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 There's an old saying that goes "show me your company and I'll tell you who you are." For  Big Sean 's new track "No More Interviews, the Detroit rapper rides solo while dropping bars about his ex Naya Rivera and his be ...

  37. Jhene Aiko Shares Instagram Pic With '#MCM' Big Sean

    October 11, 2016 5:01 PM EDT 0 0 0 While Jhene Aiko has kept her lips zipped about her relationship status since reports of her divorce from producer Dot Da Genius surfaced in August, the alt-R&B songstress wasn't shy about flaunting some PDA with her frequent collaborator B ...

  38. Big Sean, A$AP Ferg, Tinashe and More Artists Star in Alexander Wang Campaign Video: Watch

    October 04, 2016 2:04 PM EDT 0 0 0 New York-based designer Alexander Wang is back with another #WangSquad visual -- this one featuring Big Sean , Tinashe , and A$AP Ferg -- in support of his Fall 2016 campaign.  Skrillex Soundtracks & Stars in Alexander Wang Video With Kylie Jenn ...

  39. The Chainsmokers Preview New Single 'All We Know' Feat. Phoebe Ryan: Listen

    September 26, 2016 3:37 PM EDT 0 0 4 While The Chainsmoker 's single "Closer" continues to hold down the No. 1 spot on Billboard's Hot 100 for the sixth week straight, Drew Taggart and Alex Pall aren't resting on their laurels.  The Chainsmokers' 'Clo ...

  40. The Chainsmokers Tease Potential Linkin Park, Big Sean & Weezer Collaborations

    September 15, 2016 9:08 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Chainsmokers are so busy these days, they don't even have time to bum a cig. Corny jokes aside, the current Billboard cover stor y gives a lot of insight into the inner-workings of EDM's chart-topping duo. Among other topics, Drew Tagg ...

  41. Big Sean Keeping Jay Z's Involvement With His New Album Under Wraps & More Inside Scoop

    September 09, 2016 5:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 Big Sean: Ixnay On Jay Jay Z’s involvement in Big Sean’s upcoming album will remain a mystery, for now. On Aug. 27, the rapper Instagrammed a photo of himself with Hova (the two worked on Kanye West’s 2012 song “Clique”) that read: “Going thru my 4t ...

  42. 5 Top Hudson Mohawke Songs You Didn't Know He Produced

    September 02, 2016 10:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 If you love beats, bass, and ballsiness, you already love Hudson Mohawke 's songs. He was a stunner on the dance scene with beat heads in the mid-2000s, but people really fell head over heels when he dropped some of the biggest trap bombs any h ...

  43. Big Sean Brings Out DJ Khaled at NY's Bud Light Party Convention, Talks Fourth Album

    August 28, 2016 11:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Big Sean continues to grind like the Detroit rap rookie who delivered 2011's  Finally Famous . While dropping Twitter hints about Sean's fourth album, the follow-up to his first Billboard 200 No. 1 set  Dark Sky Paradise , he also reported ...

  44. Big Sean Joined by Children's Choir on 'One Man Can Change the World' for 'WE Day': Exclusive Preview

    August 25, 2016 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The rapper is backed by David Foster on piano for the special, which airs commercial-free Sunday at 7 p.m. ET on ABC. Big Sean might perform his song "One Man Can Change the World" on Sunday's WE Day broadcast, but he knows that one m ...

  45. A$AP Ferg & Big Sean Load Up on Ambition in 'World Is Mine' Video

    June 27, 2016 12:51 PM EDT 0 0 0 A$AP Ferg  and  Big Sean   suit up in the video for the Harlemite's latest single "World Is Mine."  A$AP Ferg's 'Always Strive and Prosper' Bows at No. 2 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Shot in a Los Angeles mansion by th ...

  46. Big Sean and Mike Epps Talk Working Together on ABC's 'Uncle Buck': Billboard Exclusive

    June 27, 2016 10:34 AM EDT 0 0 0 Big Sean goes from the stage to the small screen with his upcoming cameo in ABC's new comedy  Uncle Buck , a sitcom-style remake of the 1989 John Hughes film. Sean will join TV veterans Mike Epps (in the titular role) and Nia Long for the episo ...

  47. Pablo's Wild Ride: How Kanye West & G.O.O.D. Music Led Fans Through a Late Night NYC Chase

    June 06, 2016 1:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 New Yorkers awoke to gloomy skies and an even gloomier forecast on Sunday morning (June 5). More significantly for those looking to attend the third and final day of the Governors Ball Music Festival on Randall's Island, the weather forced the ...

  48. Is A New Kanye and Big Sean Track On the Horizon?

    June 01, 2016 10:49 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kanye West and Big Sean were captured in the studio yesterday (May 31) listening to an unreleased Kanye (and possibly Big Sean) song. Fonzworth Bentley posted a photo of them in the studio and added a #CruelWinter hashtag, signaling the long-awaited ...

  49. Ty Dolla $ign Plays Coy About Kylie Jenner Kiss and More Insider Scoop

    May 17, 2016 12:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ty Dolla $ign Stays Mum on Kylie Jenner Kiss If rapper  Ty Dolla $ign and Kylie Jenner have a thing going on, he’s being awfully coy about it. On May 13, the “Blasé” rapper greeted a long line of fans at the HUF clothing flagship store in Los Angele ...

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