Kid Cudi

Recording Artist + Singer-songwriter + Guitarist and Actor
Born Jan 30, 1984

'Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi, better known by his stage name Kid Cudi, sometimes stylized KiD CuDi, is an American alternative hip hop recording artist, singer-songwriter, guitarist and actor. He first gained major attention after the release of his debut mixtape A Kid Named Cudi. In 2009, his single "Day 'n' Nite" reached the top five of the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs charts.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Kid Cudi.


1984 Birth Born on January 30, 1984.


After moving to Brooklyn, New York, with aspirations of becoming a rapper, Cudi initially gained recognition after the release of his first official full-length project, a mixtape titled A Kid Named Cudi, which he released in 2008.
In 2009, Cudi's debut single "Day 'n' Nite", reached the top five of the Billboard charts. "Day 'n' Nite" was included on his breakout mixtape, as well as his debut album Man on the Moon: The End of Day (2009), which was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). … Read More
Kid Cudi was nominated for three 2010 Grammy Awards, for his singles "Day 'n' Nite" and "Make Her Say".
In early 2011, he announced that he would be releasing a mixtape titled A Man Named Scott, reminiscent of his A Kid Named Cudi title, prior to the rock album.
He also announced that the upcoming rock project would be released on his 28th birthday, January 30, 2012.
On March 14, 2013 Kid Cudi performed at MySpace’s South by Southwest (SXSW) secret show in Austin, Texas and after performing his many hits, he previewed a new verse from Indicud. … Read More


On January 27, 2014, Kid Cudi revealed on Twitter that Satellite Flight: Journey to Mother Moon would no longer be an EP, but a full-length album instead.
In 2015, he became the co-host on the IFC series, Comedy Bang! … Read More
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