Logic started rapping under the moniker “Psychological” in 2009. “I was really into Wu-Tang so i had all these different rap names, one thing that really stuck was Psychological. I just loved this word because it was about the mind and I knew that’s what I wanted my music to consist of; something that really challenges the mind”. Logic told RealTalkDMV. Under Psychological, Logic released an unofficial 10-track mixtape titled Psychological – Logic: The Mixtape. Later he shortened his “Psychological” moniker to “Logic. “When I got a little bit older, I realised that I wanted to broaden my horizons and I shorted it for marketing purposes.