Marcellus made a name for himself on the local scene, but it was the success stories of teenage performers like Usher and Justin Timberlake that motivated Marcellus to pursue music on a commercial level. Upon graduating from high school, Marcellus was accepted into Berklee College of Music; the world's top contemporary music institution. Long graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor's degree in music business. Long's work is available online. He has performed at the Toyota Center as well as the Staples Center; which is known as the sports and entertainment center of the world. His next chapter is already unfolding.