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Sean Kingston forgot to pay $8k bar bill?

March 5th, 2014 6:20pm EST
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Sean Kingston allegedly forgot to pay his bar tab last weekend.
The 24-year-old rapper was sought by police after he reportedly ran up a bill of $8,771 while partying with his friends at Euphoria nightclub in the Dominican Republic, and then left without paying.
However, the 'Eenie Meenie' hitmaker wasn't totally to blame as it is believed there was a miscommunication between him and the venue managers, who reportedly told him they would "take care of" the group, and he thought that meant they would get free drinks all night.
The police managed to track down Sean on Sunday (03.02.14), af...

Sean Kingston university concert axed after rape lawsuit

September 1st, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Sean Kingston
An upcoming Sean Kingston concert at a university in Canada has been axed after the R&B star settled a lawsuit over allegations of rape.

The Beautiful Girls hitmaker and two members of his entourage were slapped with legal action from an unidentified female, who claimed the men attacked her at a party at the singer's hotel suite in Seattle, Washington in 2010.

Kingston previously admitting to having sex with the woman, but insisted it was consensual, and he was cleared of any wrongdoing following a police investigation at the time of the alleged incident three years ago, when cops ruled t...

Sean Kingston Settles Rape Lawsuit

August 31st, 2013 8:34pm EDT
Sean Kingston
R&B star Sean Kingston has avoided a court showdown with a woman who accused him of raping her in a hotel room.

The Beautiful Girls hitmaker, his bodyguard and another member of his team were hit with a lawsuit from the alleged victim, who claimed the men attacked her at a party in Kingston's suite at a hotel in Seattle, Washington, in July 2010.

The case was due to reach a court in November but the 23-year-old singer has managed to swerve a civil trial after both sides agreed to settle.

According to, Kingston paid her "only a fraction" of the $5 million she was demanding in her ...

Sean Kingston explains drink-driving remark

August 29th, 2013 3:00am EDT
Sean Kingston
Sean Kingston has set the record straight after he was caught on camera boasting about drinking alcohol as he was about the drive.

The R&B star was spotted leaving a club in Los Angeles on Tuesday night (27Aug13), when he was interviewed by editors at about the new 2 Chainz track.

When asked what his favourite lyric on the record is, he replied, "I don't know - too many drinks."

The star then got into the driver's seat of his Lamborghini and pulled away.

He has now taken to to insist he was only joking when he made the comment, writing, "For the record TMZ I'm not 1 ...

Meital Dohan Releases "On Ya" Remix EP

November 29th, 2012 6:18pm EST
Hot off the heels of the premiere of the video viewed by 2.5 million people (and counting!) for “On Ya (Feat. Sean Kingston)” Meital Dohan releases the official “On Ya” EP on iTunes. The EP includes remixes from several renowned DJs, including R3hab, Steven Redant, Guy Scheiman, DJ Reflex, DJ Skee, and So Called Scumbags. See below for full official track listing. The Brass Knuckles and Brian Cid produced single recently debuted on the Billboard Club Play chart and is currently impacting with club and mix-show jocks nationwide.

Both MTV and .com. The video, which was directed by the...

Jet-Ski Collision Survivor Sean Kingston Offers Hope For Usher's Former Stepson

July 14th, 2012 3:39pm EDT
Sean Kingston
Singer Sean Kingston has reached out to Usher and his estranged wife's family after learning the R&B superstar's former stepson is battling for his life following a jet-ski accident.

Usher's ex Tameka Foster's 11-year-old son Kile Glover has been declared brain dead by doctors in Georgia after he was knocked out when an inflatable raft he was playing on collided with a jet-ski, driven by a family friend, on Lake Lanier in Atlanta last week.

And Kingston, who was hospitalized last year following a jet-ski accident, is desperate to get in touch with the Yeah! hitmaker and offer his support....

Sean Kingston Sued By Landlord For $70,000

May 26th, 2012 8:00pm EDT
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Sean Kingston is the tenant from hell -- at least according to a Miami landlord, who claims the singer rented her giant $25,000-a-month mansion last year, trashed the place, and skipped out on a $70,000 bill.

As we reported, Sean fled Miami last fall because of nightmares stemming from his horrific jet ski crash months prior -- Sean couldn't stand the constant sound of the ocean, so he moved to Hollywood.

However, according to a new lawsuit, filed in Miami, Sean and his mother -- who was also living in the house -- left behind a trail of destruction ... broken landscaping lights, sprinkle...

Q&A: 'Body Of Proof' Star Mary Mouser

February 21st, 2012 1:30pm EST
Mary Mouser
On ABC's Body of Proof, she plays Lacey Fleming, daughter of Dana Delany's Dr. Megan Hunt. Mary Mouser recently stopped by to chat about what it's really like to play someone's TV kid - and what it takes to play opposite yourself.

What's been your favorite aspect of this season of Body of Proof? What makes you excited about the show?

I think my favorite thing about this season is Lacey opening up. She's starting to trust more and recover some of that relationship with her mother. I've forgotten her as a character. She's become part of myself, I guess.

I love the show because for me, it's...

2011 - The Year In Review, May

January 1st, 2012 1:00pm EST
2011 - The Year In Review
May was a shocking month as Hollywood tough guy Arnold Schwarzenegger split from his wife of 25 years Maria Shriver, only to reveal later on in the month he had fathered a lovechild with their housekeeper 13 years earlier. Although the scandal rocked Hollywood, he wasn't the only one heading for splitsville - Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller became officially divorced, as did actress Neve Campbell and James Bond star George Lazenby. Lady Gaga also split from boyfriend Luc Carl, while Hayden Panettiere ended her romance with her boxer boyfriend Wladimir Klitschko. Girls Aloud beauty Nadine C...

Sean Kingston Lands 'Body Of Proof' Role

November 18th, 2011 4:20pm EST
Sean Kingston
Hip-hop star Sean Kingston is set to make his acting debut on TV medical drama Body Of Proof.

The Beautiful Girls hit-maker has landed a small role as a cab driver named Marley in a forthcoming episode of the series, which stars Dana Delany as a top medical examiner.

Kingston filmed his cameo on Friday and admitted he was excited for the shoot.

In a message to fans on, he wrote, "Back in acting mode!.. Just got to set feels great to be around all these amazing actors and actresses! Body of proof Coming soon!!

The Body of Proof part is Kingston's first official acting job...

Sean Kingston: 'I'm Gonna Go On Another Jet Ski'

August 17th, 2011 8:53am EDT
Sean Kingston
R&B star Sean Kingston has vowed never to jet-ski around unfamiliar waterways again after a collision with a bridge in Florida almost cost the singer his life.

The "Beautiful Girls" hitmaker was caught out by the tides near his new home and smashed his water vehicle into a bridge in May.

The smash rendered the young star unconscious and he would have died had it not been for a vacationing ex-Marine who dragged the singer out of the water.

Now almost fully recovered from his brush with death, Kingston insists he won't be giving up his love for jet-skiing, but he'll be more careful where h...

Sean Kingston Gets A Standing Ovation At Teen Choice Awards

August 8th, 2011 8:14am EDT
Sean Kingston
R&B star Sean Kingston was given a standing ovation at the Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday in one of his first public appearances since a jet ski accident left him fighting for life.

The Beautiful Girls singer was knocked unconscious when he crashed his water vehicle into a bridge near his home in Miami, Florida in May. He spent almost a month in a hospital undergoing surgery and recovering from his injuries.

He took the stage at the Teen Choice Awards to cheers from the audience and thanked fans for their love and support during his recovery.

Kingston said, "I will never ...

Sean Kingston Gushes Over 'Loyal Friend' Justin Bieber

August 4th, 2011 9:22am EDT
Sean Kingston
R&B star Sean Kingston has paid tribute to famous friend Justin Bieber after the "Baby" singer took time out of his crazy schedule to help support him following a near-fatal jet ski accident earlier this year.

Kingston was left in a critical condition after the Miami, Florida, incident in May and spent nearly a month in hospital recovering from his injuries.

Bieber spent time with his former "Eenie Meenie" collaborator over the weekend, and he recorded a special message for Kingston, which was shown to the star during an interview on an MTV special on Tuesday.

In the dedicated clip, Bieb...

Sean Kingston Pledges To Lose Weight After Almost Losing His Life

August 3rd, 2011 8:30pm EDT
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R&B star Sean Kingston has embarked on a new diet and exercise regime to shed the pounds after narrowly avoiding death during a jet ski accident in May.

The singer was hospitalized for almost one month after crashing his jet ski into a bridge near his Miami, Florida home.

He has since made a full recovery and Kingston reveals the headline-grabbing incident has made him thankful for his second chance at life - and it's inspired him to get healthy.

The Beautiful Girls hitmaker, who stands tall at six foot, three inches, admits he was around 315 pounds at his heaviest. He has already dro...

Justin Bieber Visits Sean Kingston In Miami

August 2nd, 2011 11:31am EDT
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber showed his support for Sean Kingston as he recovers from a jet ski crash by paying him a visit at his home in Miami, Florida.

The Beautiful Girls hit-maker was left in a critical condition after the accident in May and spent nearly a month in the hospital recovering from his injuries. He has been making steady progress, and was given a boost when his close friend Bieber showed up to spend the weekend with him.

And Bieber insists his former Eenie Meenie collaborator is recovering well.

The singer tells, "I was just down in Miami. We were just hanging out at his (K...

Avril Lavigne & Sean Kingston To Be Mentors In Another New Singing Competition

August 1st, 2011 8:36am EDT
Avril Lavigne
Avril Lavigne and hip hop singer Sean Kingston have signed up to become musical mentors on a new reality TV series.

Kingston and Lavigne will join forces for Hub TV's talent search show "Majors & Minors" and guide contestants on their journeys towards stardom.

The series, developed by songwriter Evan Bogart, the mastermind behind Rihanna's popular song "SOS" and Beyonce's "Halo," will feature aspiring young singers competing for a record deal and a U.S. tour.

Other stars set to mentor with Kingston and Lavigne include Leona Lewis, Brandy, Colbie Caillat, "Cooler Than Me" singer Mike Posn...

Sean Kingston Leaves Hospital

June 23rd, 2011 8:22am EDT
Sean Kingston
R&B star Sean Kingston has left the hospital almost a month after crashing a jet ski in Miami, Florida.

The singer's publicist has confirmed the "Beautiful Girls" singer will be continuing his recovery at home.

The hitmaker was left in a critical condition after crashing his speeding jet ski into a bridge in Miami, but he has made an impressive recovery and began walking again earlier this month.

He recently took to Twitter to thank fans for their support, writing, "Feeling a lot better! GOD IS GREAT! Thanks for all the prayers and support! Love you ALL!"

The 21-year-old star also poste...

Sean Kingston 'Feeling Better' After Jet Ski Crash

June 20th, 2011 12:39pm EDT
Sean Kingston
Singer Sean Kingston has thanked fans for their outpouring of support as he recovers from a serious Jet Ski accident.

The Beautiful Girls hit-maker was left in a critical condition after crashing his watercraft into a bridge in Miami, Florida last month.

Kingston began walking again earlier this month and now he's taken to his page to address his devotees for the first time since the crash, assuring them he's making good progress on his road to recovery.

He writes, "Feeling a lot better! GOD IS GREAT! Thanks for all the prayers and support! Love you ALL!"

The 21-year-old...

Sean Kingston Was Convulsing, Puking Up Blood After Jet Ski Crash

May 31st, 2011 9:41am EDT
Sean Kingston
Singer Sean Kingston was vomiting blood and assuring his rescuers he would "be OK" after a serious jet ski accident in Florida on Sunday.

The "Beautiful Girls" hitmaker and a female companion were hospitalized in Miami after their water vehicle crashed into a bridge.

The pair was dragged to safety by Coast Guard Jonathan Rivera and his friend Jimmy Vega, and the two rescuers have now spoken out about the incident.

Rivera claims they were called over to the scene by a man and a woman on another jet ski, who were struggling to keep heavyset Kingston afloat as his life jacket had slipped of...

Alcohol Not Involved In Sean Kingston's Jet-Ski Accident

May 31st, 2011 8:15am EDT
Sean Kingston
Officials have ruled out alcohol as a potential cause of Sean Kingston's jet-ski smash in Florida on Sunday.

The Beautiful Girls hit-maker, real name Kisean Anderson, and a female companion were hospitalized in Miami after their water vehicle crashed into a bridge.

Kingston, who is not thought to have suffered a head injury, was initially said to be in a critical condition as he underwent treatment in the trauma ward, but was subsequently moved to the intensive care unit on Monday after showing signs of improvement.

Officials from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission -...

Sean Kingston -- Out of Trauma Unit, Into ICU

May 30th, 2011 11:30am EDT
Sean Kingston has been transferred from the trauma unit to the intensive care unit at Jackson Memorial Hospital -- where he is in critical condition, but has been stabilized ... this according to his rep.

Kingston and a female friend were injured in Miami last night in a jet ski accident. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

Kingston's rep tells us, "Sean's family thanks everyone for their prayers and support during this time."

Stars Send Out Prayers For Sean Kingston

May 30th, 2011 11:00am EDT
Sean Kingston
A host of R&B and rap superstars including Rihanna, Lil Wayne and LL Cool J have asked fans to pray for Sean Kingston, who was left seriously injured in a jet-ski accident on Sunday.

The Beautiful Girls hitmaker is reportedly in a critical condition after his jet-ski smashed into a bridge in Miami, Florida.

According to, Kingston and his female passenger were rescued by the Miami Fire Department and the singer's condition was so severe he is being treated in a trauma ward.

His peers in urban music took to their pages after hearing the sad news, passing on their bes...

Sean Kingston In Critical Condition After Jet-Ski Accident

May 30th, 2011 12:24am EDT
Sean Kingston
Singer Sean Kingston has been hospitalised after a jet-ski accident in Miami, Florida on Sunday, according to a U.S. report.

The "Beautiful Girls" hitmaker is said to be in a critical condition after his water vehicle crashed into a bridge, reports

Kingston and his female passenger were rescued from the water after the smash, which officials from the Miami Fire Department attended to, and the singer was taken to a local hospital.

Kingston's injuries are so severe he is being treated in the trauma ward, according to

His representative tells the website, "Sean Kingst...

Nicki Minaj Gives Lil Wayne A Lap Dance On Stage

March 28th, 2011 3:32pm EDT
Nicki Minaj
Rap sensation Nicki Minaj gave her mentor and tour mate Lil Wayne a night to remember on Sunday, when she treated him to a sexy lapdance during their concert in New York.

The stars took their I Am Music II trek to Long Island for the first of two dates at Nassau Coliseum and gave fans an eyeful during Minaj's set, when she decided against pulling a lucky fan up onstage for her concert stunt - and instead chose to bump and grind against a smiling Wayne.

Before launching into her verse on Sean Kingston's reggae tune Letting Go (Dutty Love), she told the hip-hop star, "You got the big move...

Trina To Be Honored In Jamaica

January 31st, 2011 4:33pm EST
Rapper Trina will be the guest of honor at Jamaica's Excellence in Music and Entertainment Awards in March for her work with local stars including Sean Kingston and Lady Saw.

The female MC will receive the International Friend of Reggae Honoree accolade to thank her for sharing the spotlight with up-and-coming and more established artists from the Caribbean country.

EME Awards founder, Richard Burgess, says, "Some of the icons of our rich musical heritage as well as the hottest newcomers around will receive the recognition they so rightfully deserve, for providing us with wonderful musi...

Justin Bieber Urges Millions Of Fans To Always Adopt From Animal Shelters

January 21st, 2011 2:01pm EST
Justin Bieber Peta
Justin Bieber's recent hit single "U Smile" not only has his legions of fans smiling but also has homeless dogs wagging their tails and homeless cats purring. That's because the pop music phenom - whose 3-D movie Never Say Never opens on February 9 - has just shot a public service announcement for his pals at PETA promoting adoptions from animal shelters. The ad was shot by renowned celebrity photographer Cliff Watts.

"It's really important that people adopt," said Bieber. "I really encourage going out to an animal shelter or a place where you can get a dog who has been abandoned or doesn'...

Flo Rida And Sean Kingston To Headline Hospital Concert

January 4th, 2011 10:34am EST
Flo Rida
Flo Rida and Sean Kingston have signed up to headline a charity concert for cancer sufferers in Connecticut.

The stars will take to the stage at the Palace Theatre in Stamford, Connecticut on Saturday to help raise money for the Bennett Cancer Center at Stamford Hospital.

Jadakiss, New Boyz, Fatman Scoop and Iyaz are also slated to perform at the show, which was part-organized by 17-year-old Connecticut singer/songwriter Angelica Salem, via her nonprofit organization Voice of An Angel.

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Justin Bieber Duets With Miley Cyrus At NYC Gig

September 1st, 2010 8:51am EDT
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber delighted fans in New York City on Tuesday night by taking to the stage with Miley Cyrus, Usher, Boyz II Men and Ludacris.

The teenager put a bout of illness behind him to play a concert at Madison Square Garden and after promising fans "more surprises than ever," he delivered by putting on a star-studded show. The gig, which was filmed for Bieber's upcoming 3D movie, saw the singer duet with Cyrus on his song Overboard, sending the crowd into a frenzy, while Usher, Ludacris, Sean Kingston and R&B group Boyz II Men all made guest appearances throughout the night.

Prior to ...

Justin Bieber To Perform With Jaden Smith

August 24th, 2010 12:13pm EDT
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber is lining up a special treat for fans at his New York City show next week - he's reportedly planning an on-stage collaboration with his pal Jaden Smith.

The "Baby" hitmaker teamed up with "The Karate Kid" star to record "Never Say Never" for the film's soundtrack, and the young friends are said to be keen to make their live debut together.

Will Smith's son has now agreed to join Bieber when he plays at Madison Square Garden on August 31, along with other celebrity guests including Sean Kingston and Jessica Jarrell, according to New York Post gossip column PageSix.

A source ...

Justin Bieber Drives A $200,000 Lamborghini

July 21st, 2010 2:17pm EDT
Justin Bieber
Teen pop sensation Justin Bieber has a new set of wheels - he's treated himself to a $200,000 Lamborghini Gallardo.

The 16 year old was spotted cruising in his white sports car in Los Angeles on Tuesday with his pal Sean Kingston in the passenger seat.

Justin's life story has been turned into a comic book. He has been animated for "Fame: Justin Bieber," which chronicles his childhood in Canada and his rise to fame after he was discovered on YouTube.

The Bluewater Productions comic will also feature the Baby hit-maker's first headlining tour.

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