Who is Sean Garrett?
Sean Garrett is one of the hitmakers in the American music industry. He is an R&B singer, songwriter, rapper and also a record producer. The R&B artist has worked with the legends of Hollywood. Garrett has given chartbusters compositions with notable people such as Usher, Ciara, Britney Spears, Nicki Minaj etc.
Sean has written and produced songs for many recording artists and is also known for his rapping and singing. He himself is a big name in the music industry. Let’s know more about Sean and his achievements as a singer.
How was Sean Garrett’s early life?
Sean Garrett was born in March 1979, in Atlanta Georgia. Although he was born in America, he never stayed at one place as his father was the U.S. military. Hence, he moved to Europe with his family when he was about 4 years old. He has spent his life in Germany and England as well, provided his father’s transfer to these places. Apparently, Sean has been an artist since childhood. He used to participate in talent shows. He even got recognized when he performed at a talent show. As a result, he signed a contract with BMG at the age of 17, followed by Garrett’s return to the US. However, he always prioritized his studies and finished schooling. He graduated from the University of Maryland in Germany. He has an A.A. degree in business. Later, he even worked as a broker in South Carolina.
Sean Garrett’s Music Career
Sean’s first debut album was released in 2008 titled as ‘Turbo 919’. As mentioned above, Garrett has worked with lead celebrities in Hollywood. Turbo 919 is Sean’s first album as a singer in which he collaborated with artists like Lil Wayne, Akon, Ludacris and Pharrel. While working for other artists, he has written and produced the song “I Did it for Love”, for Korean star BoA. One of Sean’s hits is Get it All, from his mixtape called Inkwell and featured Nicki Minaj. Garrett has also worked with J. Cole and Rick Ross in “Feel Love” and “In da Box”.
In addition, Sean Garrett has been featured in other artist’s works. For instance, Garrett was with Chris Brown in “What Them Girls Like” by Ludacris. Sean also appeared in Enrique’s “Away”, Mario’s “Break Up” alongside Gucci Mane and “Massive Attack” by Nicki Minaj.
As a songwriter, he has written songs for Miley Cyrus (Love Money Party), Destiny’s Child (Girl, Soldier), Beyonce (Diva, Ring the Alarm etc), Austin Mahone (Banga Banga), Gwen Stefani (Now That You Got It) and many more. Above all, Sean is one of the few producers to have created fifteen #1 hits in just seven years. Apparently, Garrett has always considered himself an artist above songwriter.
The American singer, songwriter and producer, Sean Garrett holds a net worth of $2 million. He has acclaimed a position in top-earning lists with a whopping net worth. In an interview, Sean said he owes his career to Beyonce. He said, “I feel humble enough to admit that because she didn’t have to do that. She helped me get my deal at Columbia. She has done so much for me.”