It has been said that “There’s no place like home.” This is the case for North Carolina native J. Cole as he is set to headline the 2019 NBA All-Star Game halftime show in Charlotte.
2019 GRAMMY® Award-nominated artist and North Carolina native @JColeNC will take the court in his home state to headline the 2019 #NBAAllStar Game halftime show (Sunday 2/17 @NBAonTNT)! pic.twitter.com/eT6mTdJRYB
— NBA (@NBA) January 30, 2019
The KOD rapper is making sure that 2019 will be a major year for him and his Dreamville label. After a masterful roll-out, Cole just concluded the final sessions for Revenge of the Dreamers III with his Dreamville squad. He dropped his latest single “Middle Child,” which has garnered acclaim and has been a big conversation piece on social media.
LeBron James is the captain for the West, and Giannis Antetokounmpo is the cap for the East. The Western All-Stars starters are Steph Curry, James Harden, Kevin Durant, and Paul George. The East squad features Kemba Walker, Kyrie Irving, Kawhi Leonard, and Joel Embiid.
The All-Star Game draft will be televised live on TNT February 7 at 7 PM ET which will determine the reserve spots.
The All-Star game will take place in Charlotte, North Carolina on February 17 on TNT.