Sean Paul Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Born Name

Sean Paul Francis Henriques

Nick Name

Sean

Sean Paul in an Instagram selfie in June 2017
Sean Paul in an Instagram selfie in June 2017 (Sean Paul / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Capricorn

Born Place

Kingston, Jamaica

Residence

Sean lives in exclusive Norbrook housing complex in the suburbs of Kingston, Jamaica.

Nationality

Jamaican nationality

Education

Sean Paul went to the Wolmer’s High School for Boys. He also studied at the Belair High School.

After completion of his school studies, he got enrolled at the College of Arts, Science, and Technology, which has been renamed as the University of Technology. At the university, he had pursued a degree in commerce with an option to pursue a career in hotel management.

Occupation

Rapper, singer, record producer

Family

  • Father – Garth Henriques (Played water polo and participated in the long-distance swimming competitions)
  • Mother – Frances Henriques (Painter) (Was also a butterfly swimmer)
  • Siblings – Jason Jigzagula Henriques (Brother)
  • Others – Ronald Barrington Henriques (Paternal Grandfather) (Was a member of Jamaican first men’s national water polo team), Marjorie Teresa Corbett (Paternal Grandmother)

Manager

Sean Paul is managed by Jeremy Harding.

The Headline Entertainment serves as his publicist.

Genre

Dancehall, hip hop, reggae, ragga

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

VP, Atlantic, Island Records

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 8 in or 173 cm

Weight

75 kg or 165 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Sean Paul has dated –

  1. Beyoncé (2003) – Towards the end of 2003, Sean Paul was reported to be going out with singer Beyoncé. It was rumored that they had grown close while working on her single, Baby Boy.
  2. Jodi Stewart (2012-Present) – Sean Paul got married to the TV presenter Jodi Stewart in a romantic and low-key ceremony in 2012. They had been dating for a long time with some reports claiming that they were together for around a decade. In August 2016, Paul revealed that his wife was pregnant with their first child. She gave birth to a son, Levi Blaze in February 2017.
Sean Paul during OVO Fest in 2016
Sean Paul during OVO Fest in 2016 (The Come Up Show / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Race / Ethnicity

Multiracial

He has German, English, Chinese, and Afro-Jamaican ancestry. On his paternal great-grandfather’s side, he has Sephardi Jewish ancestry.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Often wears dark sunglasses
  • Loves wearing shiny jewelry

Brand Endorsements

Sean Paul’s music and vocal have been used in a TV commercial to promote a range of milkshakes from Hardee’s.

Religion

He was raised in a Catholic household.

However, his religious views as an adult aren’t known.

Sean Paul at International Reggae & World Music Awards in 2007
Sean Paul at International Reggae & World Music Awards in 2007 (Gregg / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Best Known For

  • The enduring popularity of his single Temperature, which was featured very high on the music charts in several countries and is considered an iconic dance jam.
  • The commercial success of his studio album, Dutty Rock, which managed to sell more than 65,000 copies in the first week itself. The album also helped him win his first Grammy Award.
  • Having collaborated with leading music artists such as Rihanna, Akon, Snoop Dogg, Busta Rhymes, and Beyoncé.

First Album

In 2000, Sean Paul released his debut solo studio album, Stage One, which managed to peak at the 2nd spot on the Top Reggae Albums charts.

First Film

In 1998, Paul made his theatrical film debut in the crime drama movie, Belly. However, his role in the movie wasn’t credited.

First TV Show

In 2003, Sean Paul made his first TV show appearance in “NFL Draftees” episode of the drama TV series, Player$.

Personal Trainer

Sean Paul relies on his regular games of tennis for his workout needs. He has also made changes to his diet and lifestyle and has made a severe reduction in his alcohol consumption.

Sean is also a big fan of juice detox. In the past, he went on a juice diet for a week and a half. In that particular diet, he had juice 5 times a day. He had green juice with lemongrass. He also had juices made from brazil nut, coconut, flax seed, turmeric, and orange.

After he came off his detox diet, he started leaning heavily towards the vegetarian diet. Although he hasn’t completely given up meat, he tries to eat fresh and organic plant-based food as much as possible.

Sean Paul Favorite Things

  • Musicians – Lieutenant Stitchie, Supercat, Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, Cat Stevens, The Beatles, Busta Rhymes
  • Female Celebrities Sofia Vergara, Eva Longoria, Alicia Keys
  • Songwriter Kurt Cobain
  • Songs – The Beatles songs, Kurt Cobain songs, and Bob Marley songs
SourceIMDb, AskMen, Noisey
Sean Paul performing at B96 Summer bash in June 2012
Sean Paul performing at B96 Summer bash in June 2012 (Adam Bielawski / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sean Paul Facts

  1. When he was 14 years old, his mother got him enrolled in piano lessons. However, he went to classes for only a year.
  2. He was a member of the national water polo team from the age of 13 to 21. He eventually decided to give up the sport so as to focus on his music career.
  3. Jeremy Harding, Paul’s first manager, and record producer came to know about Paul through his brother who had heard Paul performing at an open mic event in Kingston. He told Harding that Paul sounded like dancehall DJ Super Cat.
  4. Paul eventually met Harding at his studio as he went looking for his advice. Harding got him to do a vocal over his rhythm track, which led to the creation of single, Baby Girl.
  5. He has performed with Shaggy and other artists in a benefit concert to raise funds for Bustamante Hospital for Children. The proceeds from the event were used to buy new equipment for the hospital.
  6. Before he hit it big as a music artist, he worked as a bank teller and a chef in a local restaurant.
  7. In March 2007, he was hired to perform at the opening ceremony of the Cricket World Cup 2007.
  8. He was going to perform with Beyoncé at the 2004 Grammy Awards but their performance was canceled. It was rumored that Jay-Z had used his influence to torpedo their act.
  9. Visit his official website @ allseanpaul.com.
  10. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube VEVO, and Myspace.

Featured Image by The Come Up Show / Flickr / CC BY 2.0

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