Sean Paul or Sean Paul Henriques, is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall artist. Sean Paul was born in Kingston, Jamaica and played for the national water polo team from the age of 13 to21. However he gave up the sport so he could start his musical career. He started out as a deejay and dancehall was his first love. After working with several musicians, he crafted his own style of music and made his way to the charts.