Although given birth to in Beirut, Baba Saad launched his rapping career in Germany, where he moved along with his family like a nine-year-old. After graduating from senior high school, he started dealing with Bushido, a German hip-hop superstar who required Saad under his wing. Saad performed on Bushido’s 2004 recording, Electro Ghetto, and both shared equivalent billing on Carlo Cokxxx Nutten II, a joint recording that climbed to number 3 around the German graphs. After producing an appearance on another Bushido recording, Saad produced his single debut with 2006‘s Das Leben Ist Saad. Saadcore adopted in 2008, and Halunke made an appearance in 2011.