Sean Combs “Diddy” aka “Puff Daddy” (born November 4, 1969) is an American Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Entrepreneur, and Actor from Mount Vernon, New York. He is famous for winning three times Grammy Awards in his music career till date. Furthermore, the 49-year-old rapper founded “Bad Boy Records” along with Arista Records and The Notorious B.I.G.
His label produced many successful hits like The Notorious B.I.G.’s “Ready to Die” album, Love Don’t Live Here Anymore, Faith. Moreover, the label also signed artists like Mary J. Blige and TLC (a girl band). In July 1997, Diddy released his debut album titled “No Way Out”.
In 1997, Puff Daddy won his first Grammy Award. He was one of the producers for Mariah Carey’s 6th studio album titled named “Butterfly” the same year. His album “Press Play” also topped at the number one position on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.
Combs started his relationship girlfriend “Kim Porter” (American Model) in May 1994. However, the couple had an ON and OFF relationship. During this time, Diddy also adopted her son “Quincy Brown” (b. June 1991). He is a child of singer Al B. Sure and Kim Porter.
Later, Sean has 3 children with Kim. His son Christian was born 1998, and twin daughters D’Lila Star and Jessie James (b. December 21, 2006). The duo got separated in July 2007. On November 15, 2018, Porter died at an age of 47. The news was confirmed by the Combs’ publicist Cyndi Berger. But the reason behind her death is an acute condition of pneumonia.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
Puff Daddy was born on November 4, 1969, in Harlem, New York, the U.S. As of 2018, the age of Sean Combs is Forty-nine (49) years old. His real full birth name is Sean John Combs. The star’s mother Janice Combs worked as a model and teachers assistant.
His father “Melvin Comb” was an associate of a drug dealer. In 1974, Diddy’s father was shot and murdered. Therefore, when he was raised by his mother in the neighborhood of Mt. Vernon, New York.
The rapper also has a sister named Keisha Combs. P. Daddy graduated from the Mount Saint Michael Academy in 1987. In 1989, the singer dropped out of the Howard University. He was pursuing his majors in business. Later, Combs joined as an intern with New York’s Uptown Records.
Personal Affairs, Girlfriend & Children
In September 1992, Diddy started dating Misa Hylton-Brim (his college sweetheart). She is now a fashion designer. They had a son named Justin Dior Combs (b. December 1993). However, they broke up in 1995.
Furthermore, the rapper also had a secret affair with Sarah Chapman (American businesswoman). They dated from 1993 to 2009. The media also didn’t notice about their relationship at that time, as Diddy was publicly dating Kim Porter.
Later, Sarah gave birth to a daughter named Chance Combs in July 2006. He also romantically linked to singer Jennifer Lopez from August 1999 to February 2001. Later, Puff Daddy had affairs with Naomi Campbell (in 2002), Penélope Cruz (in 2007), Diana Bianchi (in 2008), Cassie Ventura, and Cameron Diaz (in 2008 and 2012).
Moreover, Sean also dated Kate Upton in 2013 according to rumors. But they never publicly revealed about their relationship.
|Full Birth Name||Sean John Combs.|
|Nick name||Sean, P. Daddy, Diddy, Puffy, and Puff Daddy.|
|Working As||1. Rapper.
5. Record Producer.
|Age||Forty-nine (49) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||November 4, 1969.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||1. Harlem, New York City, New York, United States.
2. Mount Vernon, New York, USA.
|Citizenship||The United States.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Scorpio.|
|Current Residence||New York City, New York, United States|
|Famous For||1. Winner of three Grammy Awards.
2. Founder of Bad Boy Entertainment.
3. His debut album No Way Out has been certified seven times platinum.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 86 Kg.
Pounds: 190 lbs.
|Biceps Size||13.5 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||40-30-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||10.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Melvin Earl Combs.
Mother: Janice Combs.
|Siblings||Sister: Keisha Combs.|
|Sean Combs Girlfriend & Relationship|
|Marital Status||In the Relationship.|
|Dating History?||1. Misa Hylton-Brim.
2. Sarah Chapman.
3. Kim Porter.
4. Jennifer Lopez.
5. Naomi Campbell.
6. Penélope Cruz.
7. Diana Bianchi.
8. Cameron Diaz.
9. Kate Upton.
10. Cassie Ventura.
|Children||Son: 1. Justin Dior Combs.
2. Christian Casey Combs.
3. Quincy Brown (adopted).
Daughter: 1. Jessie James Combs.
2. D'Lila Star Combs.
3. Chance Combs.
|School||Mount Saint Michael Academy.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Matt Damon.
Actress: Alexandra Daddario.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Favorite Color||Red and Blue.|
|Love to do||Listening to music, Playing Video games and Traveling.
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Food.|
|Net Asset||Approx. $825 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Puff Daddy (Sean Combs)
- The single named “I’ll Be Missing You” was a tribute to “The Notorious B.I.G” who was murdered.
- Diddy also used to play football and even led his Academy team to a title win in 1986.
- Furthermore, Sean founded his clothing line “Sean John” in 1998.
- In June 2015, Diddy was arrested by the police after he attacked his son Justin’s football coach (who was yelling at him) with a deadly weapon.
- Moreover, from 2007 to 2012, he was a part of the music group named “Diddy-Dirty Money.
- In 1998, he received the Grammy Award for the category of “Best Rap Album” for “No Way Out”.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Sean Combs is $825 million US Dollar.
- In 2004, Diddy received the Grammy Award for the category of “Best Rap Performance By a Duo or Group” for “Shake Ya Tailfeather”.
- Moreover, he founded “Daddy’s House Social Programs” an organization dedicated to helping youth through tutoring, annual summer camps, and other activities in 1995.
- Sean also launched a men’s perfume named “I Am King”. In fact, he also owns restaurants.