Detroit native and G.O.O.D. Music representative, Big Sean is back. Over the weekend Big Sean was honored by his hometown, as he was given the key to the city of Detroit, awarded personally by Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan. Only two other folks have received the honor, including Stevie Wonder and legendary Motown producer Berry Gordy.
Big Sean was honored thanks in part to the work he’s done to help improve his community, as well as his Mogul Prep curriculum. His new program was launched via his Sean Anderson Foundation with a mission “to assist in the education, health, safety and well-being of Detroit Area school aged youth as well disadvantaged youth in other areas across the nation.” Check out Big Sean’s Instagram post below and let us know what you think in the comments below. Stay Tuned for much more from Big Sean coming very soon!
Today I got one of the highest honors a person can receive, the key to the City Of Detroit. The mayor said he's given it to 3 people… Stevie Wonder, Berry Gordy, and Me. I'm the youngest person to receive this in the history of the city! Thank u for this monumental moment! He honored me and my foundation for motivating the city through my music n messaging and starting an actual curriculum called "Mogul Prep" that teaches kids all the behind the scenes jobs available in the music industry and taught to them at a high school level. This will be applied to Detroit Public Schools come this fall and some schools in Baltimore and more. thanks to my mom for being a teacher n helping w/ this tremendously and our foundation @seanandersonorg. N thanks to all the people that attended this inspiring event! I'm a keep putting my energy into this 🙏🏾