Sean Michael Leonard Anderson, known professionally as Big Sean, is a rapper/songwriter. He was born and raised in Santa Monica CA and later moved to Detroit when he was 3 months old. He developed a relationship with local radio station WHTD, where he would show off his rhyming skills on a weekly basis as part of a rap battle the station held. In 2005, Kanye West was conducting an interview with station 102.7 FM. Upon learning this, Sean headed to the station to perform a freestyle for West. Sean left West a demo tape. Two years later, he was signed to West’s G.O.O.D. Music label. In 2007, he released the mixtape “Finally Famous: The Mixtape.” In 2009, the mixtape “UKNOWBIGSEAN” was released. His full length debut album “Finally Famous & Consequence’s Cons TV” was released in 2010. “I Decided” will be released next month.