Over the years this Staten Island native has broken barriers and established himself as a pioneer in the cultural integration within his city. Emerging from the streets of Shaolin, Hip Hop artist Starda born Dec 1990, has performed live over one hundreds times within the tri state area. Over the years establishing himself as a jack of all trades. Winning the 2008 Best Actor Award & Best Message Award of the Staten Island Festival, performing in the 2009 COAHSI (now Staten Island Arts) Night Of Staten Island Artist award ceremony and later performing in the 4th annual Make Music New York Festival, it was clear Starda was determined to make his mark as an entertainer within his borough.
Starda's participation in the 2013 Battle Of The Boroughs, as the only Hip Hop representation for Staten