Marc iLL was born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Prince George’s County Maryland. The 24 year old rapper is known for witty punch lines and wordplay and commands attention with real heartfelt stories about his personal life, which have drawn comparisons to the likes of J. Cole and Joe Budden. Fans love the substance in his lyrics and describe his music as refreshing.
Marc iLL has a bachelor’s degree in graphics design/web design from North Carolina A&T State University. He also played basketball for while attending A&T. iLL decided to make the permanent transition from the basketball court to the recording booth, the Maryland native is making serious noise in the Hip Hop blogosphere.
Performing as Marc iLL, he dropped several mixtapes over the last few years, but his latest single “Thats The Thing” earned the college grad over 18,000 plays on Soundcloud and the title of “Heater Of The Day” on AllHipHop.com.
The former college b-ball guard is working on his next project iLLuminati. With a new mixtape on the way and newly released track with fellow DMV rapper Phil Adé and Lightshow “How I Am”, Marc iLL is establishing himself as a Hip Hop artist to keep an eye on.
Latest Project (Mixtape): SampiLLs of My Life http://marcill.bandcamp.com/