Stephen Anderson, better known as Bud'da, is an American West Coast hip hop producer, songwriter, composer and rapper for artists such as  Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, Xzibit and Aaliyah.
Bud'da was born and raised in
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and began his career with production for Da Lench Mob Records' group Kausion. He went on to work with a wide range of artists including Xzibit, Nas, Timbaland, Shanice, Lenny Kravitz, Tank, Dawn Robinson of En Vogue, King T, Dr. Dre, Aaliyah, and Ice Cube. It was with Ice Cube that Bud'da came into more prominence. Producing five tracks on the Ice Cube-led Westside Connection album “Bow Down”, along with WC and Mack 10, including the title track “Bow Down”.
Through the successful Westside Connection stint, and the mutual acquaintance of fellow Pittsburgh producer
Sam Sneed, Dr. Dre wanted to feature snippets of a Bud’da-produced track in the beginning and end of the 2pac & Dr. Dre video for “California Love,” off Tupac Shakur’s . Soon after Dr. Dre’s historic departure from Death Row Records, Bud’da was once again recruited by Dr. Dre to co-produce the lead single All Eyez on Me off the Been There, Done That album. Dr. Dre Presents the Aftermath
Discography [ edit ]
Production [ edit ]
"Land Of The Skanless" and "Supersperm" on the album
(1995) by South Central Los Skanless Kausion "
Bow Down", "Do You Like Criminals?", "The Gangsta, The Killa and The Dope Dealer", "Cross 'Em Out and Put a 'K" and "3 Time Felons" on the album (1996) by Bow Down Westside Connection "
Been There, Done That" (co-production with Dr. Dre), "Got Me Open", "Str-8 Gone", "Do 4 Love", "Sexy Dance" (co-production with Dr. Dre) and "Nationowl" on the compilation album (1996) Dr. Dre Presents the Aftermath "Coast To Coast" on the single "Coast To Coast/Gotta Get My Groove On" (1997) by D'Meka
"3 Card Molly" and "Deeper" on the album
(1998) by Xzibit 40 Dayz & 40 Nightz "React" and "Ghetto Starz" on the album
(1998) by Onyx Shut 'Em Down "War & Peace" (co-production with
Ice Cube), "Ghetto Vet", "Extradition" (co-production with Ice Cube) on the album (1998) by Ice Cube War & Peace Vol. 1 (The War Disc) "Trust Me" on the album
(1999) by No Limit Top Dogg Snoop Dogg "Record Company Pimpin'" on the album
(2000) by Ice Cube War & Peace Vol. 2 (The Peace Disc) "Throw Your Hands Up", "What What What", "Let It Go", "I Don't Wanna Be Lovin' You" and "
Maybe I Deserve (Remix)" on the album (2001) by Force Of Nature Tank "Never No More", "Read Between The Lines" and "I Can Be" on the album
(2001) by Aaliyah Aaliyah "Cash Sniffin' Noses" on the album
(2002) by L.A. Confidential Presents: Knoc-turn'al Knoc-Turn'al "Stay Down", "Shake Da Spot" and "Nuthin Has Changed" on the album
(2002) by The Kingdom Come King T "Smoke Some Weed" and "Chrome & Paint" on the album
(2006) by Ice Cube Laugh Now, Cry Later "Things In The Movies" on the album
Every Woman Dreams (2006) by Shanice
Remixes [ edit ]
"Georgy Porgy (The Bud'da Sauce Remix)" on the single "Georgy Porgy" (1999) by
Eric Benét "How Long" on the album
Dawn(2002) by Dawn Robinson "Got To Give It Up (Remix)" on the album
(2002) by Aaliyah I Care 4 U
References [ edit ]
^ Coleman, Brian (December 1998). "XZIBIT". CMJ New Music Monthly . Retrieved . 29 May 2011
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