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logic marselis - Heat.WAV

logic marselis is hitting the grill early for the summer this year. this project was put together during the heatwave last week on the east coast. clocking in short at around 13 mins the project is still sure not to disappoint. the length gives it more longevity for more spins. press play, stream and purchase this beat tape here AudioMack or Bandcamp. coming to the gift shop and all streaming platforms soon.

yung d' the pilot x logic marselis SKYWALKING

Everyone has a story, but it's the way you present that story to the masses is what makes it solid and memorable. Norfolk, Virginia native Yung D' The Pilot has teamed up with producer Logic Marselis who is no stranger to the local music scene as well. With both having catalogs floating all over the net, Pilot shares his unique story to the world with their collaborative effort SKYWALKING. Logic Marselis sneakily slides in a soul sample on the motivational "7100" where Pilot reps where hes from, and in the same breath celebrating his winnings and come ups, all while striving to get money off the radar. Goons and backpackers alike have no choice but to relate to the vibe of the album with cuts like FRESH BAKED that's raw and sounds like a cloud of smoke in the car on the way to make a play. QUESTION EVERYTHING finds the Norfolk native emcee questioning everything from his past vices to his peers not acknowledging his grind and work ethic. Pilot is not new to music with countless buzz growing heavy on streaming platforms. His SKYWALKING soundscapes is promising to reach to an upper echelon.

ullnevano x logic marselis DUSTIN GRIME

Baltimore emcee UllNevaNo and Virginia producer Logic Marselis haven't released a project together since their 2013 full length debut "The Protocol". With a highly extensive catalog from the two, they've always managed to continue to wave the MGNTK brand. Years later, they bring to the masses DUSTIN GRIME which is a conceptual album based on a fictional character that brings the rawness that hip hop fans fiend for. Clocking in at 14 tracks, the duo brings the listener into their world where UllNevaNo shows his range from lyrical dexterity to vivid storytelling over Logic's exceptional production. Put your wallabees on -- the DUSTIN GRIME sound quality is straight from the cassette deck.

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ullnevano x logic marselis GOOD VIBES ONLY ft. black assets

When it comes to living our everyday life, positive energy is the key ingredient to get through your day. In the midst of what's happening in the world, whether it's the crime infested news or negative content being posted on social media, the Baltimore and Virginia duo UllNevaNo and Logic Marselis are on a mission to block the nonsense out with "Good Vibes Only". Not only is this a soulful feel good record, it also displays producer Logic Marselis rhyme talents where he spits clever lines like "not trying to go back and forth like suicides". The record is assisted by the strong harmonizing vocals of Baltimore's own Black Assets, who breathes life into the song that leaves you with peace and prosperity. GOOD VIBES ONLY showcases Neva's range and diversity, displaying he can still rap very well while giving a positive message.

ullnevano x logic marselis "OFF-WHITE"

The crazy amount of work UllNevaNo and Logic Marselis has always been inspiring and appreciated, with DUSTIN GRIME dropping just around the corner in a few weeks, the acclaimed emcee/producer duo are back with another release titled "Off-White". Similar to Supreme Accessories, UllNevaNo infuses coveted street wear pieces with hip hop, paying homage to the ever so popular Virgil Abloh blending the dust with the luxurious. Neva tramples over Logic Marselis soulful dynamic soundscape that sounds like someone belongs in a straight jacket. Making a bold statement, this is just a prelude to the wordsmiths rhyme display for DUSTIN GRIME.

ullnevano x logic marselis - SUPREME ACCESSORIES

The last time this tag team dropped a project was THE PROTOCOL in 2013, which introduced to the world Baltimore's UllNevaNo with his unorthodox wordplay and rhyme patterns to match with Norfolk, Virginia residing producer Logic Marselis' Madlib influence rawness. Despite releasing a plethora of solo records throughout 2015-2018, the duo is back with their first single from their upcoming album DUSTIN GRIME. 

Titled SUPREME ACCESSORIES, UllNevaNo made this record for those that appreciate dope rhymes, and fly things. This is the type of music that you drive to pretty much. The soulful sample alone sounds like it should be in a blaxploitation film. Logic Marselis provides a raw backdrop that gives UllNevaNo breathing room to provide an audio design of the most coveted street wear brands. UllNevaNo sets a tone where this record needs to be played inside of gold 1991 Lexus ES. This record is making a statement to wack rappers, that he is a different pedigree.

illien rosewell - SUPREME BEING 2

It's been 2 years since Virginia natives logic marselis and illien Rosewell released their collaborative effort SUPREME BEING. With a couple of loose end projects respectively under their belts, the producer and emcee duo are back with a 2019 sequel that promises to cater to the Lo-Fi/Boom bap hip hop heads alike. The project kicks off really slick with GAME CHANGER and immediately you know your ears are in for a treat. Rosewell is worldwide known for his production, but in this case he's actually nice with the rhymes, gliding over Logic's signature soundscapes with punchline after punchline that will make the listener twist their face like a they have a toothache. Illien gets a bit personal and touches on how important time is on the horn driven WING SPAN. He's trying to figure out his purpose with music and standout in a world where trolling in today's society is the most strategic way to become successful. His sharp bars hits home with lines like "trolling online, trying to be 6ix9ine, until the read the headlines, that says 6ix9ine, gets time!" 

SUPREME BEING 2 is a straight to the point dense arrangement of beats and rhymes, from sample heavy records such as CORRUPT WORLD, and HINDSIGHT. This album serves as further prove that raw hip hop lives in Virginia.

ullnevano on Rap Is Outta Control Shade 45 [VIDEO]

Ullnevano appeared on Rap Is Outta Control Shade 45 this past Sunday on October 14, 2018 to chop it up with DJ Eclipse and DJ Rizz along with Durham artist Mark Steele. Before ending the show off the two emcees spit a few bars to let people know that this isn’t a game. Ullnevano kicks off the cipher first with heavy artillery. Check it out.

Confidence is Everything 3 is out now on all digital streaming platforms along with a limited edition cassette available now in the gift shop.

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