American Singer Sean Kingston reveals to the courts that he is broke and in dire financial straits, he admits that he now lives with his mother and barely has $500 to his name and owns no cars, property or jewelry. His impoverished state came to light, after he is being sued in 2015 by his former attorney James J. Gangitano over unpaid legal fees in the amount $12,500 plus interests. However Kingston and Gangitano reach an agreement, where the ‘Beautiful Girls’ crooner is expected to pay $20,000 in installments, between April 2016 and January 2017. Under this agreement, if Kingston defaulted in any of the payments, he would have to pay $14,500 immediately. Following the judgement in 2015, Kingston is dragged to court for defaulting on his payments.
His former attorney, gets a court injunction to have him pay $14,500 and hand over his financial statement, Kingston attaches his bank statement from three banks he uses, which shows his deplorable financial state. In his Bank of America statement, it shows he had just $6.96; his Chase Bank began with $370.68 and $207.63 but ended with a negative $19.65 and $7.22. his accounts was charged multiple insufficient fund fees.