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J. Cole Covers April Issue of GQ Magazine

Fresh off an All-Star Game Halftime performance in his home state, J. Cole is capitalizing on the momentum early in the new year. Five days before his 34th birthday, Cole dropped his now platinum single, “Middle Child.” The song immediately gained radio play and has now peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 […]

J. Cole’s ‘Middle Child’ Went Platinum

J. Cole's 'KOD' Goes Platinum Without Features

This has been one heck of an open to the year for Dreamville rapper J. Cole. Do you remember the track he released about a month and a half ago called “Middle Child”? Well, it has gone platinum! He recently released the visual to his hit track and we are waiting on the finished product […]

J. Cole to Headline 2019 NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show in Charlotte

J. Cole Announces 'Reveng of The Dreamers III' Album

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 […]

J. Cole and Dreamville Records Step up to Help Hurricane Florence Victims

The devastation caused by Hurricane Florence is beyond disastrous for people in the southeast part of the country. One area that was hit especially hard was J. Cole’s hometown of Fayetteville, North Carolina. In response to the devastation, J. Cole and his label Dreamville records have launched a foundation to help raise funds for Fayetteville. […]

J. Cole, SZA, & Lil Wayne Set As Headliners For Bumbershoot Music Festival

Fresh off the release of his latest studio album KOD, J. Cole has been setting up his summer plans with a plethora of summer festivals, the most recent announcement being this year’s Bumbershoot Music Festival. The Seattle-based music festival will be returning for its 48th year, with Cole joining The Chainsmokers, SZA, Lil’ Wayne, and Portugal. The Man as […]

J. Cole Delivers New Bars For The NBA Playoffs On ESPN

The 2018 NBA playoffs are finally here and J. Cole will be your narrator. Cole linked up with the NBA on ESPN for an official promo venture where the rapper lays out the big stories of the 2018 NBA Playoffs. He calls attention to the weight on LeBron James‘ shoulders, the chip on Russell Westbrook’s, and […]

We Like to Party: Why La Di Da Di Continues to Rock The Mic Right

We ALL Like to Party: La Di Da Di’s Jazzy Ways Continues to Hypnotize Artists (and Audiences) Almost 35 Years After its ReleaseIn 1985, as rap was just getting its sea legs, two new artists, Doug E. Fresh and Slick Rick, unknowingly made history with “La Di Da Di,” what would become one of the […]

J. Cole, Travis Scott, and Future to Headline Rolling Loud Miami Festival

The lineup for annual hip-hop festival Rolling Loud, was officially announced on Wednesday, and the roster is nothing short of impressive. Mega rap stars J. Cole, Travis Scott, and Future, will be headlining Rolling Loud Miami, which will take place at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, FL, and will run from May 11 through […]

J.I.D And The Art Of StoryTellin’

In today’s hip-hop space, there is no shortage of bass-heavy tracks, snares intertwined with 808’s and lyrics that bodaciously brag about the lifestyle of the rich and famous. Amid the smoke and mirrors of the industry are rappers who are known as straight shooters. Those who are not straying away from what’s real by keeping […]

Miguel’s “War & Leisure” is Finally Here

R&B favorite Miguel‘s lead single “Sky Walker” featuring Travis Scott off of his long-awaited album War & Leisure was all the indication we needed to know we were in for a host of great music. The album is finally here, two years after the singer’s last LP Wildheart complete with 12 soulful and rhythmic tracks laced with […]

J.Cole’s ‘4 Your Eyez Only’ World Tour Wraps Up

J. Cole’s extensive 50+ date 4 Your Eyez Only World Tour wraps up early next month in New Zealand and Australia after six months on the road touring that has seen the North Carolinian emcee take in much of America, Canada and Europe. Cole plays six sold-out arena shows in all major capital cities in […]

Nicki Minaj Takes to Twitter to Address Gender Inequality in Hip Hop

Many would deem Nicki Minaj Hip-Hop’s dopest female MC, while others unfortunately attribute her success and accolades to things other than pure talent and hard work. On Wednesday night (October 25), the Queens bred artist took to Twitter to vent about sexism in the industry and shared her feelings on the respect she thinks she’s […]

J. Cole Ends 2016 On A High Note

Despite his efforts to remain lowkey, J. Cole is ending 2016 by making headlines once again. His fourth solo album, 4 Your Eyez Only, debuted at No. 1 on the charts. Even with the absence of heavy marketing for the project prior to its release, the album moved 492,000 units during the first week, making it […]

J. Cole Album ‘4 Your Eyez Only’ Set To Drop Next Week

Today a new J. Cole album appeared on iTunes for pre-order. The album, titled 4 Your Eyez Only, is set to release next Friday (December 9). The tracklist has not been revealed, but the project is ten songs long. This will be Cole’s first album since his multi-platinum album 2014 Forest Hills Drive, which also dropped on December 9 two years ago. […]

[Watch] J.Cole Surprises Fans & Brings Out Chance The Rapper At Bonnaroo

With festival season well and truly underway, festivals goers at Nashville’s Bonnaroo festival received a welcomed surprise during J. Cole‘s set last night [Saturday, June 12] as Chance the Rapper took to the stage to perform “No Problems,” a track from his latest project, Coloring Book. The annual megafest saw the crowd go insane when […]

J. Cole and Lauryn Hill To Perform At 2016 Tobago Jazz Festival

J. Cole and Lauryn Hill are slated to perform at the 2016 Tobago Jazz Festival. The event is scheduled to take place from April 16-24 at Pigeon Point Heritage Park. The island of Tobago is mostly known through its more popular neighbor, Trinidad. The festival’s goal is to push tourism to the less popular island […]