Sean “Diddy” Combs is known as a rapper, actor, producer, and businessman. He is most famous for creating the Bad Boy record label.
Sean John Combs was born on November 4, 1969, in Harlem, New York. Raised by his mom after his father was killed in 1974, Sean Combs experienced childhood in Mt. Vernon, New York, and went to a Catholic Boys School in the Bronx. He earned the epithet "Puffy" in high school because he was known for puffing out his chest to cause his body to appear to be larger.
Sean Combs studied business organization at Howard University, producing weekly dance parties and running an airplane terminal transport administration while going to classes. He dropped out to an entry level position at Uptown Records, which prompted a talent director position. Combs quickly rose to the degree of VP and had achievement producing a few key artists for Uptown, yet left the organization in the mid 1990s.
Sean Combs propelled his music record label, Bad Boy Entertainment, in 1993, and worked with artists like Mariah Carey, Mary J. Blige and Biggie Smalls. After Biggie was killed in 1997, Combs recorded the tribute "I'll be Missing You," which beat the Billboard singles chart for eleven weeks and propelled Combs' first album collection, No Way Out to platinum status in 1997.
The first high profile lady that Combs dated was Misa Hylton-Brim, a designer who was his high school sweetheart. She birthed his first child Justin in 1993. Justin Combs was educated at UCLA and played in the varsity football crew. Combs then started a romantic association with beautician Kimberly Porter. Combs and Porter were in a longterm relationship that went on for around 13 years from 1994 to 2007. In 1998, around four years into their relationship, Sean and Kim gave birth to a child named Christian and on December 21st, 2006, they invited twin little girls D'Lila Star and Jessie James into the world.
In February of 2006, around five months before Kim had birthed their twin little girls, Combs had fathered a girl named Chance with Sarah Chapman. The news on his lovechild would finish his relationship with Kim Porter. Sean Combs started dating sweetheart Cassie Ventura whom he started seeing in 2006 but that relationship ended after about 10 years together.
In August 2019, social media was on fire after seeing Diddy on vacation in Italy with the family of his son's ex girlfriend, Lori Harvey. People were shocked to see Diddy eating with Lori, her step father Steve, and mother Marjorie Harvey. A few weeks prior to the vacation, Diddy and Lori were snapped going for a walk down the roads of New York in outfits that resembled a loving couple.
According to Forbes.com, his net worth is estimated to be $740 million dollars in 2019.