Who is Puff Daddy?
If you are a music lover then Puff Daddy is not a common name for you. And if you love hip-hop and R&b music then you definitely know and love Puff Daddy. He is one of the most prominent names of in the world of rapping and hip-hop. Besides an American rapper, he is also an actor, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur and record executive. Puff who born on 4 November 1969 has his original name, Sean John Combs.
Moreover, Sean John has won three Grammy Awards so far. He earned fame right after his debut album No Way out in 1997. Let’s have a look at his early life and career. However, to read all the details about him, click here.
Early life and education
Sean Combs who born in Manhattan’s Harlem grew up in Mount Vernon, New York City. His mother was a model and a teacher’s assistant while his father served in the U. S. Airforce. Later, his father also became a drug dealer. When Comb was 2 years old, his father was shot down while sitting in the car.
Moreover, Sean graduated from the Roman Catholic Mount Saint Michael Academy in 1987. Initially, he also played football and won a title for his team. Also, he earned a nickname of Puff because of his anger.
Career of Puff
As a starter, Sean worked as a talent director at Uptown Records. However, in 1993, he founded his own record label Bad Boy Entertainment in 1993. In 1997, he released his first album No Way Out and it was a hit. Moreover, the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) certified this album seven times platinum. Then a series of successful albums came like Forever, The Saga Continues and Press Play.
In 2009, he formed a musical group Dirty Money and released a successful album Last Train to Paris in 2010. Because of his hits, he has won three Grammy Awards and two MTV Video Music Awards. Moreover, in 2018, he produced MTV’s Making the Band. According to Forbes, his net worth is $825 million.
Personal life and Puff Daddy family
Comb’s first relationship was with designer Misa Hylton-Brim and they had a son in 1993. However, later he was in a relationship with Kimberly Porter like on-again, off-again from 1994 to 2007. They had a son and twin daughters together. Overall, Sean has six children.
In 2007, he again was in a relationship with Cassie Ventura but ended in 2008.
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