SIDD (Artist/song writer)
Siddartha aka SIDD is a HipHop artist from Lexington Park, Maryland. Born as Christopher Gaines in Baton Rouge, LA, he moved to Maryland with his family when his father was offered a position to work on the Patuxent River Naval Station. Always being musically inclined, playing the alto saxophone since age 8 and also taking piano lessons. As a kid growing up, SIDD would memorize rap songs and recite them as they were playing. Eventually he started writing his own rhymes and began creating his own style. In 1999, Christopher aka SIDD, recorded his first solo titled “ILL Ruckus 99”. Almost 20 years later, SIDD is still recording music. His new hit single "On It" is a club favorite.