Maryland emcee Logic has officially signed with Def Jam Records. Super-Producer No I.D. will Executive Produce his debut album. This morning's announcement comes less than a month after the Visionary Music Group artist was pictured on the upcoming 2013 XXL "Freshmen Class" issue.
"I'm excited to take this next step in my career," said Logic in a press statement. "It's incredible for Def Jam [Records] and Visionary Music Group to work together and the opportunity to collaborate with a living legend like No I.D. is priceless. I'm very humbled to be apart of the most iconic hip hop label of all time."
"Logic has a great future ahead and we are happy to have him at Def Jam. He has the talent to be a great artist and make a strong presence in our industry ," said No I.D., EVP A&R, Def Jam Recordings and Executive Producer of Logic's forthcoming debut album.
Previously, No I.D. has been instrumental to albums from Common, Kanye West and Jhene Aiko's upcoming debut LP.