Logicis retroactively superimposing himself into The Matrix with new single “Keanu Reeves,” launched Friday (Jan. 18).
Reeves’ character within the 1999 movie is known as Neo but in addition dubbed "The One." Logic’s nod to that comes when the rapper confidently boasts within the refrain, “I’m the one, bitch, I'm the one, like Keanu Reeves.”
The remainder of the monitor -- produced by A.G. and 6ix -- takes intention at each Logic’s rising legion of haters (“You know you made it after they make a meme for ya/ Haters that by no means made it, I’m residing the dream for ya”) and the increasing demographic conversant in who he's (“Finally knew I made it, sittin’ on the purple mild/ When them soccer mothers pull up in they van whereas I trip/ Like, ‘Oh my God, kids, it’s the 1-800 man”).
Logic's 2017 hit single “1-800-273-8255,” that includes Alessia Cara and Khalid, shot the rapper to mainstream fame and peaked at No. three on the Billboard Hot 100. While numerous folks praised Logic for bringing suicide and psychological well being issues into the mainstream, some noticed it as a motive to make jokes about him.
Other issues that make the Grammy-nominated artist a goal, as talked about all through the monitor, are his being biracial (“Do you realize I’m blended like Obama?/ It ain’t a mission if Logic ain’t talkin’ 'bout being biracial”) and normal success (“Wrote a film then I offered that joint”).
“Keanu Reeves” has beforehand leaked, and Logic carried out it throughout his summer time 2018 Bobby Tarantino vs. Everybody Tour. One fan requested what the distinction is between in the present day’s official model and previous leaked variations, and Visionary Music Group -- Logic’s label – merely tweeted back, “One is blended and mastered.”
Listen to "Keanu Reeves" beneath.