Long Beach, California born Marcosus LeBlanc, best known as the recording artist Marcosus, is a former Boise State football star-turned-entertainer due in part to his classic battle with talented underground battle rapper Trigaaa on popular Hip-Hop battle series presented by legendary recording artist Snoop Dogg. Garnering over 100k views instantly, the performance gained the recording artist a stamp of approval from Snoop Dogg to create the Doggstyle Records’s inspired entity Young Doggstyle Records. Marcosus popularity organically arose as the opening act on Snoop Dogg’s successful Puff Puff Pass 2 Tour. Showcasing his skills nightly, Marcosus shared the stage with fellow legends Twista, Too Short, and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony.
Very versatile, Marcosus caters a buffet style that is gritty street play-on-words lyricism infused with real-life concepts. An on the other end of the spectrum, a very soulful vocalist that can tap into a unlimited well of range simultaneously. Always evolving and versatile every time he approaches the booth, Marcosus exhibits superior rhymeslaying in every flow.
Through his mixtape travels, Marcosus has released three certified hot mixtapes to-date with Singing & Smoking Vol One, and his popular Young DoggyStyle Compilation Fresh Prince of LBC series. The two volume series has been honored the hottest mixtape of the summer and features collaborations with several a-list acts such as; T-Pain, Slim Jesus, Bobby Raps, Ab-Soul, Arsonal, and 2Chainz. Making for a great way to start the new year with no introduction needed backed by so many heavyweights.
In 2018, Marcosus continues to strive as a breakout star on the verge of becoming a household name on the West Coast. Slated to release his biggest single to-date in the Too Short-featured new track, “Smoke Too This”, off his forthcoming new album. A feel-good West Coast boogie, Marcosus and Short bring that signature gangsta boogie West Coast vibe to the masses just in for the Summer. “Smoke Too This” will be available everywhere June 1st via Young DoggyStyle Records.
There hasn’t been a star this talented since Ty Dolla $ign to come out of the West Coast. The perfect jumping-on point of everyone before Marcosus releases his new album, Singing & Smoking, slated for release this July 20 on all digital platforms.
Listen to “Smoke Too This” below.