Stream Logic's Debut Album "Under Pressure"
Well today’s the big day. Logic’s highly anticipated debut album, Under Pressure, was finally released via Def Jam, and thanks to his camp, Visionary Music Group, fans can now stream the entire thing for free (below). The standard edition comes with 12 records of just Logic, while the deluxe version receives an additional three records (15 all day) and two features from Childish Gambino and Big Sean. Production on the LP is handled by 6ix, DJ Dahi, Dun Deal, M-Phazes, Rob Knox, S1,Tae Beast, and Logic himself. It is executive produced by No I.D.
Logic Releases His Sophomore Album "The Incredible True Story"
Logic has taken a slightly different approach than usual when it comes to the roll out strategy for his sophomore album The Incredible True Story. Instead of doing a ton of interviews & dropping a plethora of singles, like Ty Dolla $ign, Bieber, & Jeezy just did, the Def Jam rapper has remained relatively lowkey over the past few weeks, releasing only two singles and going by his fans' houses to play them a private listening session of the album. Now will this more personal & intimate approach carry over to success in the record sales?
Logic, Jeezy, Ty Dolla $ign, & Justin Bieber First Week Sales Are In
The final first-week sales numbers are in for albums released on Friday, November 13th. According to Hits Daily Double, Justin Bieber's Purpose reigned supreme, with a whopping 649,000 units moved in terms of STS (sales-plus-streaming).
Review: Logic's "The Incredible True Story"
Twenty-five-year-old Logic, the author of four buzzworthy mixtapes and, now, with the release of The Incredible True Story and the Transformation of the Man Who Saved the World, two studio LPs, is clearly equipped with immense talent. His first studio effort, Under Pressure, was good enough to put Logic himself under pressure. Yes, there were some enjoyable tracks on Under Pressure (“Bounce” and the eponymous track come to mind), but it didn’t do for Logic what his rap ability might indicate.
Sales Projections For Jeezy, Logic & Justin Bieber
The biggest battle on this charts is between pop sensations Justin Bieber and One Direction, but it's far from the only one.As it stands, Bieber is looking to take the number one spot with Purpose, with 425-450k in traditional sales, and 475-500k with streams, but it's damn close, with 1D looking to come in with 415-440k (450-475k with streams).And of course, on to the actual rap releases -- Logic is set to move an impressive 85-90k (90-95k with streams), while Jeezy is expected to sell a more modest 60-65k (65-70k with streams).
Logic's Debut Album Earns Comparisons To Kanye West's "Graduation" And Kendrick Lamar's "good kid, m.A.A.d city"
Maryland MC Logic is one of the game's most talked-about rappers at the moment, and with good cause. His rapping skills are unparalleled by most of his peers, and with two solid mixtapes in the Young Sinatra series behind him, anticipation is very high for Logic's upcoming debut on Def Jam.
G-Eazy, Logic, YG, & Yo Gotti Announce "Endless Summer" Tour
The tour life never ends. G-Eazy wrapped up his "When It's Dark Out" tour with A$AP Ferg two months ago and Logic performed the final leg of his "The Incredible World Tour" last week in NYC. This summer, Young Gerald and Maryland's favorite son will hit the road together for the "Endless Summer" tour with YG and Yo Gotti in support. The 23-city tour kicks off June 28th in Dallas and snakes throug the contiguous United States for five weeks before wrapping up on August 5 in Hartford.
Kid Cudi Announces "The Cud Life Tour" With Big Sean, Tyler, The Creator & Logic [Update: Full Dates Added]
Kid Cudi has been keeping it relatively low-key since his album, Indicud, dropped. Recently he leaked a song on Twitter, "Going To The Ceremony," without offering an explanation as to what it's for. Today, Cudder took to Twitter once more to reveal a tour flyer, for an upcoming tour with himself, Big Sean, Tyler, the Creator and Logic.
Logic Reveals Artwork And Title Of Debut Album [Update: Deluxe Edition Artwork Revealed]
One of the most anticipated albums of the remainder of 2014 has to be Logic's upcoming commercial debut. Today, Complex unveiled the artwork and title of the upcoming album, set to drop "later this year." It's called Under Pressure, and the artwork is above. Logic described the project to Complex thusly:
First Week Sales Projections For T.I.'s "Paperwork" & Logic's "Under Pressure" Are Here
The time has arrived for us to analyze and gauge who will outsell who, the newcomer Logic with his debut album Under Pressure or the veteran in the game with his ninth studio album, T.I.?
Eminem Reveals Tracklist For "Southpaw" Soundtrack
That Eminem is executive producing the soundtrack for upcoming boxing film "Southpaw" came as a pleasant surprise. His lead single "Phenomenal" went hard. Shady Records tweeted out the soundtrack tracklist early Friday morning a couple weeks after tweeting out the album cover. Gahdam, its stacked.
Review: Logic's "Under Pressure"
Sir Robert Bryson Hall II even sounds like future royalty. Professionally known as Logic, the massively talented Maryland MC has that potential. He’s also an interesting meta case study of multiple perspectives. Surface level, his racial background paints a ready-made perception, fair or not.
Stream Lil Durk's "Remember My Name"
We've heard "Like Me," "What Your Life Like" and "Tryna Tryna," and now comes time to stream the entirety of Lil Durk's Def Jam debut, Remember The Name.
Lupe Fiasco Says Logic & King Los Are Better Lyricists Than Kendrick Lamar
To promote his new single “Mission”, Lupe Fiasco decided to stop by The Hot 97 Morning Show Tuesday Morning and chat it up with Ebro, Peter Rosenberg, and Laura Stylez. During the lengthy conversation, Lupe Fiasco had a lot of time to speak his mind, and that he did.
Logic Reveals Tracklist For Sophomore Album "The Incredible True Story"
Bit by bit, Logic has been slowly rolling out the pieces to his sophomore album The Incredible True Story over the past few weeks. Last month, he revealed the album’s sci-fi inspired artwork & release date, and now today he’s back with its official tracklist.
Logic Announces Sophomore Album Title
Logic dropped his debut album, Under Pressure, in 2014, and his many loyal fans came out and gave it a great first week in sales. The rapper's cult has been awaiting news of a new project ever since, and today they have it with the announcement of Logic's official sophomore effort, The Incredible True Story.
10 Reasons You Should Stop Sleeping On Logic
Logic has come a long way since he dropped his first Frank Sinatra-inspired mixtape, Young, Broke & Infamous, four years ago. Off the strength of that tape and the three others that followed it, he steady built up his fanbase, utilizing social media and the blogosphere to its fullest. At the same time, he's never quite crossed over to uber-mainstream appeal, despite signing a deal with Def Jam for his upcoming debut album Under Pressure. He's remained true to himself and his team-- Visionary Music Group.
T.I.'s "Paperwork" Tops Logic's "Under Pressure" For First Week Sales
After much speculation on the race between T.I. and Logic for the top Billboard spot, Tip's Paperwork album has come out the winner, although he wasn't quite able to attain a #1 debut.
Logic Reveals Artwork For His Upcoming Album, "The Incredible True Story"
Logic shared the title of his upcoming sophomore album earlier in the month, and now he's come through with the official cover art. As he revealed with his ambitious trailer for the LP, The Incredible True Story is a "motion picture sci-fi epic" as well as an album, and the cover for the project supports the claim.
Logic May Scrap "While You Wait" EP, Will Have No Features On Debut Album
Logic has a very loyal fanbase, but with a lot of stans, comes a lot impatience. The Maryland Rapper was planning to drop an EP as a warm up for his debut album, but his fans can't seem to wait for the full length project.