Kid Cudi – 2014 Concert Schedule
With his spacey hip-hop tunes and creative hooks, tickets for Kid Cudi's
2014 concert tour are sure to go fast. Fresh off the release of his most recent album Satellite Flight: The Journey to Mother
Moon, Kid Cudi is bringing his fresh tunes to millions of eager fans, including classic hits like "Day 'N' Nite." This multi-talented
musician, songwriter, and actor is one of the most creative forces in the industry today. Visit StubHub today to get your
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About Kid Cudi
Scott Mescudi, aka "Kid Cudi" is a hip-hop artist hailing from
Cleveland, Ohio. Kid Cudi spent his formative years living in Shaker Heights and Solon, but after he began rapping in high
school, he moved to Brooklyn to pursue his musical career. He lived with his uncle while in the city, and began working at
the famous hip-hop clothing store, BAPE. After a short while, his uncle kicked him out before he could arrange another living
situation for himself, and the two were no longer on speaking terms. When his uncle died unexpectedly after the incident,
Kid Cudi had deep regrets about never apologizing, which led him to write the song, "Day 'N' Nite."
It was in 2008 when
Kid Cudi released his first mixtape, titled A Kid Named Cudi, which included the single "Day 'N' Nite." The mixtape captured
the attention of his future mentor, Kanye West, who later signed Cudi to his GOOD Music record label later that year. Kid
Cudi went on to assist Kanye with co-writing his hits, "Heartless," "Welcome to Heartbreak," and "Paranoid."
television appearances, collaborations, and further showing his chops as a songwriter, Kid Cudi released his debut album Man
on the Moon: The End of Day on September 15, 2009, which sold 104,419 copies in just the first week, and reached number four
on the charts. "Day 'N' Nite" was also featured on this album as the lead single, which proved to be a smash hit. "Day 'N'
Nite" peaked at number three on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, and was ranked number 15 by Rolling Stone as one of the Best 25
Songs of 2009. His second single from the album was "Make Her Say," which featured a sample of Lady Gaga's "Poker Face," as
well as performances by Common and Kanye West. These successful hits were nominated for three Grammy Awards in 2010.
November 9, 2010, Kid Cudi released his follow-up album, Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager, which was certified
Gold by the RIAA. The album debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 chart, and sold 169,000 copies in its first week.
With its hit singles "Erase Me" and "Mr. Rager," Complex magazine named it one of the classic albums of the last decade in
In addition to his regular albums, Kid Cudi has also collaborated with a number of artists, and also dabbles in
side projects. In February of 2012, he released an alternative rock album under the moniker WZRD, along with producer Dot
da Genius. The singles "Brake" and "Teleport 2 Me, Jamie," helped the album debut at number three on the US Billboard 200
chart, with 66,000 copies sold in the first week. Later that year, he collaborated with other artists under the GOOD Music
label to release the compilation album Cruel Summer. The album produced the four singles, "Mercy," "Cold," "New God Flow,"
and "Clique," and debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 chart, selling 205,000 copies in the first week. The album
also enjoyed worldwide success, charting in the top 10 for Australia, Canada, Switzerland, and the UK.
to the studio, Kid Cudi released his third album Indicud in 2013, and was the first to not be part of the "Man on the Moon"
series. The album featured a slew of other performers, including the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Too Short, ASAP Rocky, and even
Michael Bolton. Backed by four popular singles, "Just What I Am," "King Wizard," "Immortal," and "Girls," the album debuted
at number two on the charts, Kid Cudi's highest-charting album yet.
Kid Cudi's most recent studio album Satellite Flight:
The Journey to Mother Moon was released in late February 2014, and has already been met with rave reviews.
Cudi's Breakthrough Album
Kid Cudi's breakthrough album Man on the Moon: The End of Day took his popularity to the
next level. The album received three Grammy Award nominations, and the single "Day 'N' Nite" was certified Platinum in the
U.S. Kid Cudi gained even more exposure during his tour with Lady Gaga, and by the end of the year, the album made it on various
music critics' lists for "best album of the year."
Kid Cudi Trivia
In addition to his music career, did
you know that Kid Cudi is also an actor?
Kid Cudi has appeared on One Tree Hill, How to Make It In America, Brooklyn
Nine-Nine, as well as several short films.
Kid Cudi is truly a unique artist and fans who
have the opportunity to catch him in concert agree that he puts on one of the best shows in hip-hop. Concert goers love his
positive energy and the fact that he really enjoys performing for his millions of fans. To see this Grammy Award-winning artist
live in concert, visit StubHub today to get your Kid Cudi concert tickets before they're all gone!