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Listen to J. Cole’s “Let Nas Down”

Written By Chika Dunu J. Cole is prepping fans for his album after last night’s listening party with the release of the anticipated single “Let Nas Down.” The St. Johns University graduate raps candidly about disappointing Queens native, Nas with his first single “Work Out.” “Dion called me when it dropped, sounded sound but sincere/Told […]

Watch As J. Cole Explains His Struggle To Find His Debut Single

This is pretty hilarious. In a detailed monologue last night at one of New York City’s Born Sinner listening events, J. Cole went into very deep detail about the trying process he went through to find the lead single to his debut album. He speaks on getting in the studio with No I.D. directly after […]

The Born Sinner Tracklist Is Out

Features, official album artwork, and a tweet has the net buzzing. We’re all looking forward to June 18th and Cole’s contribution to one of the most anticipated dates this summer. Moments ago, J. Cole tweeted out a screenshot of the Born Sinner tracklist. He has been affirming his position as one of hip-hop’s top contending […]

J. Cole Performs “Crooked Smile” At iHeart Radio Live

Last night in New York City, J. Cole performed tracks from his forthcoming album Born Sinner for an intimate group of fans. During his one hour set not only did the Roc Nation artist perform his latest tracks, the TLC-featured single “Crooked Smile” and “Power Trip,” and but also took it back with “Who Dat” […]

10 Interesting Facts From The CRWN Interview With J. Cole

J. Cole joins Elliott Wilson for the second installation of the #CRWN interviews. Ever since we got a taste of Cole’s potential, the greedy fan in all of us took over our musical alter egos. With the constant flow (or inundation) of music being put out by artists, as listeners we naturally become inpatient. We […]

Editorial: Why Kanye West Will Outsell Both Mac Miller And J. Cole On June 18th

Yeezus, Born Sinner & Watching Movies, in that order (bro). This, in and of itself, is a tricky subject. The business of predicting album sales has become increasingly difficult, as the complexity with which artists and labels lead their campaigns continues to develop. With no mainstream hit, one music video, and no gimmicky promotion scheme, […]

J. Cole Performs “Power Trip” on Jimmy Fallon

With The Roots backing him, J. Cole belted out the fan favorite, “Power Trip.” This single is off of his upcoming album, Born Sinner, which drops June 18th. in a recent interview with Billboard Magazine, he revealed that dropping on the same day as Kanye West was planned. We’re looking forward to what he has […]

Sinner Vs. Saint! J. Cole is Ready to Compete With Kanye West

Producer/artist Vs. producer/artist? That’s what it’s looking like for June 18th! It’s not unusual for two of the most anticipated albums to release on the same day. It’s also not unsual for Kanye West to be one of the headliners of this toe-to-toe release. A few years ago, the “New Slaves” rapper released Graduation LP […]

J. Cole Recreates The ‘Power Trip’ Beat

The making of ‘Power Trip’ Wanna know how J. Cole made the beat to his hit song ‘Power Trip’ featuring Miguel? Well he shows you just how he did it in the video below. J. Cole’s sophomore album Born Sinner drops on June 25th. Advertisement – John McAuliffe (@John_Mac310) [zilla_share]

J.Cole’s Sophomore Album Delayed

Is J.Cole suffering from the Roc Nation curse? J.Cole unfortunately was the bearer of bad news. The Roc-Nation MC let PopStopTV know that his Born Sinner, sophomore effort would be delayed. “Nah, it’s not going to make January 28th. It’s going to be a little later than that. I needed more time to get it […]