Sean Combs is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur born on November 4, 1969, In New York, U.S.
He is the son of Melvin Combs and Janice Combs. He has one sibling Keisha Combs.
He has five children. Sean is also the stepfather of Quincy, who is the son of his former girlfriend, Kimberly Porter.
He had completed his graduation from the Mount Saint Michael Academy, an all-boys Roman Catholic high school in 1987. In 1989, He had dropped out the Howard University.
In 1993, After He had lost his job at Uptown Records, He had founded the ‘Bad Boy Records’ along with Arista Records and The Notorious B.I.G. The venture had created many successful hits like The Notorious B.I.G.’s ‘Ready to Die’ album. In 1995, ‘Bad Boy Records’ had released the Faith Evans debut album titled, ‘Faith’ which also featured Mary J. Blige in the single, ‘Love Don’t Live Here Anymore’. The album did well on the charts. In 1999, He had come out with his album titled, ‘Forever’, Which had taken a mix of positive and critical reviews from music critics. The album had been released in the U.K the next year. In 2000, He had been one of the producers of the album, ‘Life Story’ by the American hip hop band, the Ice Cube album, ‘War & Peace Vol. 2’, Carl Thomas album titled ‘Emotional’ and the album, ‘Shyne’. In 2011, He had performed as a guest star in the season one episode of TV series, ‘Hawaii Five-0’. In the next year, He had declared the launch of the music-oriented cable television named ‘Revolt TV’. In 2012, He had been seen in the eighth season episode of the American TV sitcom, ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’. He had also appeared in the films, ‘Made’, ‘Monster’s Ball’ and ‘Get Him to the Greek’.
- He had donated computers and books to New York schools.
- He is also called Puff Daddy and Diddy.
- His single, ‘Can’t Nobody Hold Me Down’ from the album ‘No Way Out’ which topped at the number one position on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for an unprecedented six weeks.
Awards and Achievements:
- In 1998, He received the Grammy Award.
- In 2002, He received the Grammy Award.
- In 2007, He received BET Award.
- In 2009, He received the NAACP Image Award.
What can we learn from Him??
Like Sean Combs, Focus on Your Strengths. Never let Failure Keep You Down.