One of the few, standout emerging Hip Hop artist coming from Upstate New York . Signed to Tri-State Empire. As an artist he is Always Pushing the envelope With a Blend of Southern Swagger and East Coast realism / Storytelling and free styling. Buddha Da Great the self Titled "Upstate King" Feels that Its time for his region or (Kingdom ) To shine. After winning "The Ultimate Artist Blowout" in 2011 in which Buddha was crowned The "Top Artist' in a showcase in downtown Manhattan, in which was also his 2nd time ever performing live & 1st showcase ever entered. In the later part of 2011 (he also entered the contest the exact same day) . He followed up this early achievement by Releasing his first mixtape "Conjure & Kush Blunts " in early 2012. The Mixtape is a double disc set with over 40 tracks ! You can download the mixtape here and also on Datpiff.com Buddha has over 100,000 plays on buddhadagreat with little to no promotion and viral videos available on the web , (Not bad for an Independent artist ) Buddha has also over 750,000 views on youtube with very little videos as well .
With almost 1,000,000 plays on the internet, with no promotion. You can tell this artist is just getting started. Buddha simply says "Stats Dont lie" and promises to always lead and never follow and continue to be the trendsetter he is today.
Southside Titanz is da Movement , Buddha Da Great is da future