On February 17, 2009, he appeared on Snoop Dogg's MTV talk show Dogg After Dark, performing "Day 'n' Nite" at the end of the show.
Two days later on February 19, 2009, Cudi appeared on BET's 106 & Park, alongside Kanye West to debut the music video of "Day 'n' Nite". On March 16, 2009, Kid Cudi performed on mtv U's Spring Break special, and the following day he performed three songs on NBC's Last Call with Carson Daly.
Initially a rapper, Cudi has since added singer, songwriter, record producer, guitarist, music video director and film composer to his repertoire.
As of 2017, Cudi has released six studio albums as a solo artist.
I remember working there my first couple of weeks in the same uniform cause I didn’t own anything prior to being hired.
So it was a dream come true to be able to work at the store I dreamed of shopping in one day. If he wasn't there to let me stay with him those first few months, there would be no Kid Cudi.
Blige, David Guetta, MGMT, Shakira, Snoop Dogg and Michael Bolton, among others.
In 2010, Cudi ventured into acting when he began starring in the HBO series How to Make It in America.
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Cudi first gained major recognition following the release of his first official full-length project, a mixtape titled A Kid Named Cudi (2008).
In 2010, he released Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. The album debuted at number one on the Top Rock Albums chart.
In April 2013, Cudi released Indicud, which became his highest-charting album on multiple charts.
In 2009, he had also been on two magazine covers, Complex (August/September 2009) and URB (August 2009).