Big Sean is being celebrated for “inspiring Detroit youth” because of his charity work. Sean was giving the key to the city of Detroit last Saturday (April 1).
Sean thanked the city’s mayor Michael Duggan on Twitter for the honor. “Thank you Mayor Duggan for the Key to the City of Detroit,” he wrote. “I know how big of an honor this is! Thank u!”
Thank you Mayor Duggan for the Key to the City of Detroit. I know how big of an honor this is! Thank u! 🙏🏾 https://t.co/5P4ypjGlht
— Sean Don (@BigSean) April 1, 2017
Sean, who is a Detroit native, is now the youngest person to be awarded the city’s honor. He joins fellow honorees like Stevie Wonder and Sammy Davis Jr.
For the city! The youngest to receive this honor. Last people to get this were Berry Gordy n Stevie Wonder! Key to the City of Detroit! pic.twitter.com/eCSK2MsVqF
— Sean Don (@BigSean) April 2, 2017
Mayor Duggan thanked Big Sean for his commitment to the city and the work that his foundation is doing. “The work that @BigSean is doing with his foundation is inspiring Detroit youth to achieve their dreams.”
— Mayor Mike Duggan (@MayorMikeDuggan) April 1, 2017