Joe Budden

Joe Budden

Real Name:
Joseph Anthony Budden, Jr.
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Born: August 31, 1980, Spanish Harlem, New York.
Following some troubled teenage years, Budden cleaned himself up and focused his sights on hip-hop fame. He teamed up with producer Dub B (aka White Boy) and began making demos, one of which ended up in the hands of DJ Clue. Soon afterward, Budden was a mixtape fixture, freestyling over popular beats on mixes by New York's leading DJs, most notably DJ Clue, DJ Kay Slay, and Cutmaster C. In particular, his "Grindin'" freestyle turned heads, as did one of his White Boy productions, "Focus." It wasn't long before Budden joined On Top management and went to work with Just Blaze, one of New York's hottest producers of the moment. Indeed, a sure-fire hit resulted: "Pump It Up," a club-ready track that connected everywhere, from MTV to the streets. While all of this was going down, industry heavyweight Def Jam signed Budden and prepared his self-titled debut album, which charted well its opening week, earned some critical support. After label delays of his second album Joey left Def Jam and started his Mood Muzik mixtape/albums which showed a more ferocious but vulnerable MC which gained him a new group of supporters.
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Joe Budden Discography

Albums

Joe Budden Joe Budden (Album) Def Jam Recordings US 2003 Sell This Version
none Joe Budden Mixtape(CDr, Promo, P/Mixed) Def Jam Recordings none UK 2003 Sell This Version
DJ On Point & Joe Budden DJ On Point & Joe Budden - Mood Muzik: The Worst Of Joe Budden (Album) Not On Label US 2004 Sell This Version
9807936 Joe Budden Before The Growth(CD, Album) Def Jam Recordings 9807936 US 2004 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Mood Muzik 2: Can It Get Any Worse? (Album) Not On Label US 2006 Sell This Version
Joe Budden The Album Before The Album (Album, Comp) CMP Entertainment US 2007 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Mood Muzik 3: The Album (Album) Amalgam Entertainment US 2007 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Halfway House (Album) Amalgam Digital US 2008 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Escape Route (Album) Amalgam Digital US 2009 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Padded Room (Album) RGS Entertainment, Amalgam Digital US 2009 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Mood Muzik 4: A Turn 4 The Worst (Album) eOne Music, 22 Entertainment US 2010 Sell This Version
none Joe Budden Mood Muzik 4: A Turn 4 The Worst (Limited Edition)(CD, Album, Mix) Gracie Productions none US 2010 Sell This Version
none Joe Budden Irregular Heartbeat(23xFile, MP3, 192) Not On Label (Joe Budden) none US 2010
Joe Budden A Loose Quarter (Album) Mood Muzik Entertainment US 2012 Sell This Version
Joe Budden No Love Lost (Album) eOne US 2013 Sell This Version
EOM-CD-9382 Joe Budden All Love Lost(CD, Album) eOne EOM-CD-9382 US 2015 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Joe Budden Drop Drop (Single) Def Jam Recordings USA & Canada 2002 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Focus (Single) Def Jam Recordings US 2002 Sell This Version
314 588 931-1 Joe Budden Breathe / Get Right Wit Me(12", Promo) Def Jam Recordings 314 588 931-1 US 2002 Sell This Version
GR 001 Joe Budden Get Right Wit Me(CD, Single, Promo) Spit Records GR 001 US 2002 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Pump It Up (Single) Def Jam Recordings Europe 2003 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Feat. Busta Rhymes Joe Budden Feat. Busta Rhymes - Fire (Yes, Yes Y'all) (Single) Def Jam Recordings, On Top Entertainment UK & Europe 2003 Sell This Version
Joe Budden Sacred AV8 US 2003 Sell This Version
CAS 59449 Kelly Rowland Featuring Joe Budden Kelly Rowland Featuring Joe Budden - Make U Wanna Stay(12", Promo) Columbia CAS 59449 US 2003 Sell This Version
Marques [MH] Houston* Feat. Joe Budden Marques [MH] Houston* Feat. Joe Budden - Clubbin Not On Label 2004 Sell This Version