Bruce A. Brown, Cudlino (Cud-Lee-Noh) was born and mostly raised in San Diego, CA on August 21st, 1988. Ever since he could feel rhythm, Cudlino loved music and everything about it. Living with his mother, who moved around a lot, he also partially grew up in Cleveland, OH and Eau Claire, WI. This helped him build character, understand people better, and eventually increase versatility.
Cudlino is an independent hip-hop/rap/r&b artist, with his own indie label (Bear Klan Ent.), and has a west coast/dirty south feel to his music/lyrics. He’s been writing songs ever since he was 12, but only been recording for 2½ years. Using distinct signatures, "Yeadat!" and "Aahhaa!", folks are loving his songs and can't keep them out of their heads! Cudlino is the future of hip hop, with his west coast sway, unique flow, and lyrical brilliance. He has a large online presence, and is working on increasing his local buzz.
Currently he is under a promotional deal with Slip-N-Slide Records, which is called Slip-N-Slide On Da Grind, and can result in the recording contract that he's been working hard for. Cudlino has lived through a lot of strife in his life, but is constantly fights through the struggle. He uses these life struggles to help motivate him to make songs to help motivate other people.