Big Sean Gets Teary-Eyed at ‘Finally Famous’ Party
Held in New York’s Standard Hotel, Big Sean, who got teary-eyed when introducing the album, was joined by the likes of DJ Khaled, Kid Cudi, Estelle, Pusha T, Swizz Beatz, model Selita Ebanks, radio personalities Miss Info, DJ Clue, DJ Enuff and Angie Martinez, managers Kevin Liles and Jojo Brim, and, of course, mentors Kanye West and No I.D. It appeared the entire music industry came out to get a first listen of Big Sean’s oft-delayed debut album, Finally Famous, due June 28 via G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam.
Kanye West, who made a fashionably-late entrance, took the mic at the end, saying a few select words about Sean’s journey. “Just seeing this whole room, it’s amazing to see the next generation being supported… I believe Sean’s story is one of the most amazing ever ’cause he literally got signed off a freestyle,” ‘Ye told the crowd. “He has the potential to be one of the biggest artists in the world. He can be what Beyoncé is to R&B he can be that to rap music