29 years ago today, Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi was born. Later in life, he would ditch all but the last four letters of his name, strap on a "Kid," befriend a dude named Kanye, and release a pretty big song. Despite the occasional Twitter rant, Kid Cudi has reached a wide net of fans in his sub-30 years on earth. An 11-year-old Willow Smith managed to eke out an impressive KC cover (Covering Cudi at 11? Shouldn't she be uncovering cooties? Hold for laughs...).

We discovered this picture of kid Kid Cudi at around Willow's age looking exactly the same as he does now and couldn't help but share: