Joe Budden

Joe Budden ( born August 31, 1980 in New York ) is an American rapper who lives in Jersey City, New Jersey.


Budden deals since the age of ten with the subject area hip-hop.

2001 came mixtape DJ Cutmasta C to a mixtape Buddens and led the songs on DJ Clues Desert Storm label on.

After a freestyle over Can not Let You Go by Lil 'Mo and Fabolous his label released the single Pump It Up, as well as the self-titled debut album, but did not meet the high expectations and reached gold status in the U.S. only after several months. In early 2004, there was a shouting match with The Game, in which both dissten each other. In January of the same year he was on the single I want to represent you by Eko Fresh & Valezka as a guest.

In the USA in 2005 The Growth has been published. Three years later, Album Before the Album, the 2008, the two publications Halfway House and Mood Muzik 3 ( The Album ) and a series of mixtapes followed.


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Studio albums

Other Publications:

  • 2007: The Album Before The Album
  • 2008: Mood Muzik 3: The Album
  • 2009: Escape Route



As a guest musician