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New Video: Keyshia Cole Feat. French Montana & Remy Ma “You”

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Keyshia Cole dishes out some sweet revenge in the music video for her new single, “You.” Directed by Benny Boom, the R&B songstress puts her plan into action following a visit from the police

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J. Cole Announces ‘4 Your Eyez Only’ World Tour

J. Cole Announces ‘4 Your Eyez Only’ World Tour

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J. Cole is hitting the road this summer. The Dreamville rapper announced on Tuesday morning (Feb. 21) the “4 Your Eyez Only” world tour. The first leg of the 57-date treck kicks off this

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Five Years Later, J. Cole Reflects On ‘The Warm Up’

Five Years Later, J. Cole Reflects On ‘The Warm Up’

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J. Cole recently sat down with Sway to shoot a 30-minute special of RapFix dedicated to the five-year anniversary of The Warm Up, which is set to air tonight at 7:30pm EST on MTV

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New Video: J. Cole “Lights Please”

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J. Cole keeps giving gifts. After writing a letter to his fans reflecting on the 5-year anniversary of The Warm Up, the North Carolina MC debuts for the first-time a video fro a standout

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New Music: Keyshia Cole “Next Time (Won’t Give My Heart Away)”

New Music: Keyshia Cole “Next Time (Won’t Give My Heart Away)”

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Love is dangerous and Keyshia Cole expresses her pain in the song “Next Time (Won’t Give My Heart Away).” Just a day after debuting the Juicy J-featured “Rick James,” the R&B songstress slows things

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Watch: J. Cole “Revenge of the Dreamers” (Web Series Pt.1)

Watch: J. Cole “Revenge of the Dreamers” (Web Series Pt.1)

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J. Cole isn’t one to record every waking moment of his tours like some rappers we know, but he does like to bring fans into his world. As one of the Roc Nation’s most

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New Video: J. Cole “She Knows”

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New Video: Yo Gotti Feat. J. Cole “Cold Blood”

New Video: Yo Gotti Feat. J. Cole “Cold Blood”

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Yo Gotti returns to the streets that made him in “Cold Blood,” the new video in support of last year’s I Am LP. The King of Memphis, known for delivering club anthems, goes into

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New Mixtape: J. Cole & Dreamville Records ‘The Revenge of the Dreamers’

New Mixtape: J. Cole & Dreamville Records ‘The Revenge of the Dreamers’

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J. Cole celebrates his 29th birthday with a huge announcement. Just moments before hitting the stage at The Theater at Madison Square Garden for his “What Dreams May Come True Tour,” the Roc Nation

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J. Cole Brings Out Jay Z & Kendrick Lamar at Madison Square Garden

J. Cole Brings Out Jay Z & Kendrick Lamar at Madison Square Garden

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(Photo Credit: Paul Cantor) J. Cole’s 29th birthday will forever be a memorable one. After announcing his Dreamville label’s partnership with Interscope Records and releasing a new compilation mixtape, Cole World and the “What

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J. Cole Performs at VH1′s Super Bowl Blitz in NYC

J. Cole Performs at VH1′s Super Bowl Blitz in NYC

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NFL Super Bowl week is here. All eyes are on New York City leading up to Super Bowl XLVIII at New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium on Sunday night. One of many events taking over the

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New Video: Wale Feat. Rockie Fresh, Meek Mill & J. Cole “Black Grammys”

New Video: Wale Feat. Rockie Fresh, Meek Mill & J. Cole “Black Grammys”

Vandal Arts January 26, 2014 0

Just moments before the 2014 Grammy Awards airs live from Los Angeles, MMG celebrates their past year by releasing the visual for “Black Grammys.” Featuring Wale, Rockie Fresh, Meek Mill, and J. Cole, the

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Jay Z, Rihanna, Calvin Harris, J. Cole, T.I. & More Attend Roc Nation’s 2014 Pre-GRAMMY Brunch

Jay Z, Rihanna, Calvin Harris, J. Cole, T.I. & More Attend Roc Nation’s 2014 Pre-GRAMMY Brunch

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Roc Nation carried on tradition with their annual Pre-GRAMMY brunch in Beverly Hills on Saturday afternoon. The swanky event was hosted on the property of a private gated mansion, presented by MAC Viva Glam.

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Busta Rhymes, Swizz Beatz & J. Cole Honor Nas at VIBE Impact Awards in L.A.

Busta Rhymes, Swizz Beatz & J. Cole Honor Nas at VIBE Impact Awards in L.A.

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Grammy Weekend is in full swing, with music’s biggest stars appearing at various events leading up to the 56th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday night. VIBE Magazine held their annual VIBE Impact Awards at

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Full 2014 Governors Ball Lineup: OutKast, J. Cole, Childish Gambino, Tyler, The Creator & More

Full 2014 Governors Ball Lineup: OutKast, J. Cole, Childish Gambino, Tyler, The Creator & More

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Last week we received the good news that OutKast will be headlining the 2014 Governors Ball Music Festival in NYC in June, and now the full lineup has been revealed. Jack White and Vampire

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2 Chainz, Big Sean, J. Cole, B.o.B, Kid Ink & More Perform at Cali Christmas 2013

2 Chainz, Big Sean, J. Cole, B.o.B, Kid Ink & More Perform at Cali Christmas 2013

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All eyes were on Anaheim, California as Cali Christmas 2013 returned on Saturday night. Before TDE and special guest Diddy hit the stage, many of rap’s finest rocked the packed crowd at Honda Center.

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Watch: Cali Christmas 2013 with Kendrick Lamar, TDE, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, J. Cole & More (Live Stream)

Watch: Cali Christmas 2013 with Kendrick Lamar, TDE, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, J. Cole & More (Live Stream)

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The holidays are in full swing, meaning the annual Cali Christmas concert by Los Angeles’ Power 106 is here. Taking place at the Honda Center in Anaheim, this year’s show is headlined by TDE’s

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New Music: J. Cole Feat. Amber Coffman & The Colts “She Knows”

New Music: J. Cole Feat. Amber Coffman & The Colts “She Knows”

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J. Cole made his mark on radio with the Miguel-assisted “Power Trip” and its follow-up “Crooked Smile” with TLC. Now the North Carolina-native is ready to continue that trend with his third single, “She

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J. Cole Adds More ‘What Dreams May Come’ North American Tour Dates

J. Cole Adds More ‘What Dreams May Come’ North American Tour Dates

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J. Cole is currently on the European leg of his What Dreams May Come tour, but his solo roadshow will return to North America for a second run in January (without Wale this time).

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Album Stream: Yo Gotti Taps Ne-Yo, Meek Mill, T.I., Wale & J. Cole for ‘I Am’

Album Stream: Yo Gotti Taps Ne-Yo, Meek Mill, T.I., Wale & J. Cole for ‘I Am’

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Yo Gotti is set to flood the streets with his upcoming album, I Am. Arriving November 19 on Epic Records, the King of Memphis’ major-label release is lead by the singles “Act Right” with

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J. Cole Performs “Crooked Smile” on ‘Late Show with David Letterman’

J. Cole Performs “Crooked Smile” on ‘Late Show with David Letterman’

Vandal Arts November 6, 2013 0

It was a busy Tuesday in New York City for for J. Cole. The Roc Nation MC performed a special 40-minute show at the Ed Sullivan Theater for the latest “Live on Letterman” concert

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Yo Gotti Taps Ne-Yo, Meek Mill, T.I., Wale & J. Cole for ‘I Am’ Album (Tracklisting)

Yo Gotti Taps Ne-Yo, Meek Mill, T.I., Wale & J. Cole for ‘I Am’ Album (Tracklisting)

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Yo Gotti is set to flood the streets with his upcoming album, I Am. Arriving November 19 on Epic Records, the King of Memphis’ major-label release is lead by the singles “Act Right” with

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New Music: Yo Gotti Feat. J. Cole “Cold Blood”

New Music: Yo Gotti Feat. J. Cole “Cold Blood”

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Yo Gotti paints a picture of the every day struggle on “Cold Blood,” a cut off his upcoming I Am album. The King of Memphis puts the flash and partying to the side, offering

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J. Cole Takes Fans Back to His College Apt. in Queens (Video)

J. Cole Takes Fans Back to His College Apt. in Queens (Video)

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J. Cole knows all about humble beginnings. While he was a college student at St. Johns university, Cole and his boys rented a “cozy” apartment in Queens with just barely enough money to pay

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New Music: DJ Khaled Feat. J. Cole & Bas “Hell’s Kitchen”

New Music: DJ Khaled Feat. J. Cole & Bas “Hell’s Kitchen”

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Can’t get enough of DJ Khaled? Here’s another cut off the We the Best mogul’s Suffering From Success LP. On the narrative song, Khaled gets J. Cole and fellow Dream Villain labelmate Bas on

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New Video: Keyshia Cole “I Choose You”

New Video: Keyshia Cole “I Choose You”

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Keyshia Cole has a tough decision to make in “I Choose You,” the Elijah Blake-penned cut off last year’s Woman to Woman album. The R&B songstress has her heart in two places, and will

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J. Cole Brings Out TLC and Miguel In Las Vegas

J. Cole Brings Out TLC and Miguel In Las Vegas

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J. Cole served as the only rap act to rock Las Vegas’ third-annual music festival which kicked off on Friday night. Fans of Cole World were treated to a live set including hits from

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J. Cole Discusses Out-Selling Kanye West, “Boring” Criticism & Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” Verse

J. Cole Discusses Out-Selling Kanye West, “Boring” Criticism & Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” Verse

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J. Cole was in Manhattan promoting his involvement with the video game, Splinter Cell: Blacklist, last month, but he got on the phone with Noisey to discuss plenty of topics outside of gaming. Speaking

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New Video: J. Cole Feat. TLC “Crooked Smile”

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J. Cole brings us another profound video/short-film in support of his Billboard-topping, gold-certified album, Born Sinner. In a role we’re not used to seeing from the Roc Nation rapper, he plays a drug dealer

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MMG Taps J. Cole, Fabolous, Lil’ Boosie, Pusha T & Hit-Boy for ‘Self Made, Vol. 3′ (Official Tracklisting)

MMG Taps J. Cole, Fabolous, Lil’ Boosie, Pusha T & Hit-Boy for ‘Self Made, Vol. 3′ (Official Tracklisting)

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The corporate hustle never stops with Maybach Music Group, who will release their Self Made, Vol. 3 on September 17. The follow-up to 2012′s Self Made, Vol. 2 is lead by artists Rick Ross,

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MMG Taps J. Cole, Fabolous, Lil’ Boosie, Trina & Pusha T for ‘Self Made, Vol. 3′ (Tracklisting)

MMG Taps J. Cole, Fabolous, Lil’ Boosie, Trina & Pusha T for ‘Self Made, Vol. 3′ (Tracklisting)

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The corporate hustle never stops with Maybach Music Group, who will release their Self Made, Vol. 3 in three weeks. Arriving on September 17, the follow-up to 2012′s Self Made, Vol. 2 is lead

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Kendrick Lamar, Drake, & J. Cole Lead BET Hip-Hop Awards Nominations

Kendrick Lamar, Drake, & J. Cole Lead BET Hip-Hop Awards Nominations

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He shook up the rap industry with his “King of New York” claim on “Control,” but Kendrick Lamar reigns top spot for this year’s BET Hip-Hop Awards. After performing at last year’s awards, the

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Exclusive: J. Cole Is Re-Shooting “Crooked Smile” Video, Explains How Macklemore Helped the Single

Exclusive: J. Cole Is Re-Shooting “Crooked Smile” Video, Explains How Macklemore Helped the Single

Vandal Arts August 21, 2013 0

Journalists have been hounding J. Cole for some facetime ever since the “Control” hoopla took over the Internet. He has remained silent on the issue and seems to have little interest on the topic.

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Drake and J. Cole Respond to Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” Verse (Spoof)

Drake and J. Cole Respond to Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” Verse (Spoof)

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No words for this clip right here. These are the comments that you were dying to hear since Big Sean dropped “Control,” straight from Drake and J. Cole’s mouths. Well, sort of. Thanks to

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J. Cole Performs “Crooked Smile” on ‘Conan’

J. Cole Performs “Crooked Smile” on ‘Conan’

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Roc Nation invaded Conan as J. Cole served as musical guest on Tuesday night. Backed by a band and background singers, Cole World performed his current single “Crooked Smile.” Off his No. 1 album

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J. Cole and Wale Announce ‘What Dreams May Come True’ Tour

J. Cole and Wale Announce ‘What Dreams May Come True’ Tour

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They both topped the charts this summer with Born Sinner and The Gifted, now J Cole and Wale are coming to a city near you this fall. The Roc Nation labelmates will head on

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J. Cole Visits The View and Performs “Power Trip”

J. Cole Visits The View and Performs “Power Trip”

Vandal Arts July 24, 2013 0

Even after a little Kanye West shade (or maybe you can call it extra Cole World hype) from Sherri Shepherd, J. Cole took the stage and performed his now platinum single “Power Trip” off

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J. Cole Apologizes to Autism Speaks Over “Jodeci Freestyle” Lyric: “I Feel Real Shame”

J. Cole Apologizes to Autism Speaks Over “Jodeci Freestyle” Lyric: “I Feel Real Shame”

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J. Cole is the latest rapper to come under fire for offensive lyrics, but he’s handling it better than most. After the Anti-Bullying Alliance started a petition (which gathered over 4,000 signatures) against Cole

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Jay-Z Talks J. Cole, Roc Nation Sports & Politics with BBC Radio 1′s Zane Lowe (Part 3)

Jay-Z Talks J. Cole, Roc Nation Sports & Politics with BBC Radio 1′s Zane Lowe (Part 3)

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Another day, another portion of Jay-Z’s BBC Radio 1 interview, and another batch of topics to discuss. In part three of his sit-down with Zane Lowe, Hov spoke about J. Cole (“he’s gonna be

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New Music: Wale & J. Cole “Winter Schemes”

New Music: Wale & J. Cole “Winter Schemes”

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Their newly released albums in The Gifted and Born Sinner are holding the No.1 and No.2 slots on Billboard’s album charts. Now Wale and J. Cole come through with their promise and treat fans

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ScHoolboy Q Reveals J. Cole & Pharrell Production on ‘Oxymoron’ (Video)

ScHoolboy Q Reveals J. Cole & Pharrell Production on ‘Oxymoron’ (Video)

Vandal Arts July 6, 2013 0

We’ve already heard his pretty bold statements about Oxymoron (like “I’m gonna have the hottest s**t ever“), but ScHoolboy Q recently shared some more concrete details on his forthcoming album. In a new interview

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Jay-Z Celebrates ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Release with Beyoncé, Timbaland, J. Cole & More in NYC (Photos)

Jay-Z Celebrates ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Release with Beyoncé, Timbaland, J. Cole & More in NYC (Photos)

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As the clock struck midnight last night, Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail album finally arrived. While we all collectively scrambled to download the record (via Samsung or Sharebeast), the man-of-the-moment celebrated with a release

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New Music: Elijah Blake Feat. J. Cole “Vendetta”

New Music: Elijah Blake Feat. J. Cole “Vendetta”

Vandal Arts July 2, 2013 0

Singer-songwriter Elijah Blake has a few things to get off his chest in “Vendetta,” his new single featuring J. Cole. The 22-year-old, responsible for writing Usher’s No.1-hit “Climax,” passionately croons as Cole World raps

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First-Week Sales for Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller

First-Week Sales for Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller

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The numbers are in on one of hip-hop’s busiest ever weeks. After going head-to-head on shelves last Tuesday (June 18), Kanye West’s Yeezus, J. Cole’s Born Sinner and Mac Miller’s Watching Movies with the

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J. Cole & Kendrick Lamar Perform “Forbidden Fruit” in Houston (Video)

J. Cole & Kendrick Lamar Perform “Forbidden Fruit” in Houston (Video)

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J. Cole brought out the big guns on the Houston stop of his Dollar & A Dream tour last night. Performing at the House of Blues, the Roc Nation rapper dueted with Kendrick Lamar

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New Music: Drake “The Motion,” “Jodeci (Freestyle)” (Feat. J. Cole), & “Over Here” (Feat. PARTYNEXTDOOR)

New Music: Drake “The Motion,” “Jodeci (Freestyle)” (Feat. J. Cole), & “Over Here” (Feat. PARTYNEXTDOOR)

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Fresh off celebrating with NBA Champion Miami Heat, Drake treats fans with a series of surprises. Along with announcing his long-awaited Nothing Was the Same album is due September 17, the self-proclaimed Champagne Papi

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J. Cole & Drake Go on a ‘Born Sinner’ Shopping Spree at Best Buy

J. Cole & Drake Go on a ‘Born Sinner’ Shopping Spree at Best Buy

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Shortly after rocking a packed crowd together at Irving Plaza on Wednesday night, J. Cole and Drake went on a quick shopping spree in New York City. The rap stars stopped by Best Buy

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First Week Sales Projections for Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller

First Week Sales Projections for Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller

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The hoopla over first week album sales is always a big topic in hip-hop, but whether true fans of the music and culture really care is another debate. Whatever the case, we will be

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J. Cole Talks Early Struggles and Being Compared to Greats in ‘Born Sinner’ Vlog

J. Cole Talks Early Struggles and Being Compared to Greats in ‘Born Sinner’ Vlog

Vandal Arts June 19, 2013 0

We’ve heard stories from Kendrick Lamar, Miguel and Mama Cole, but with his new Born Sinner album now a day old, J. Cole gets on the mic himself in the latest episode of his

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J. Cole Says Nas Was “Highly Impressed” with “Let Nas Down”

J. Cole Says Nas Was “Highly Impressed” with “Let Nas Down”

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Fortunately for J. Cole, Nas likes at least one of his album cuts. Speaking with BET, the Roc Nation rapper recalled bumping into Mr. Jones on a flight and letting him hear his revealing

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New Videos: Bas Feat. J. Cole “Lit,” Plus Prodigy & The Alchemist and Freddie Gibbs

New Videos: Bas Feat. J. Cole “Lit,” Plus Prodigy & The Alchemist and Freddie Gibbs

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After pairing him with 50 Cent on “New York Times,” J. Cole gives his Dreamville artist Bas another push by starring in his new “Lit” video, off the recent Quarter Water Raised Me Vol.

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J. Cole Freestyles on Hot 97′s ‘Funkmaster Flex Show’

J. Cole Freestyles on Hot 97′s ‘Funkmaster Flex Show’

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Just hours before his new album hit online retailers, J. Cole made a visit to The Funkmaster Flex Show on Hot 97. Backed by a few classic instrumentals, Cole World displayed why he’s one

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Watch: J. Cole Performs “Crooked Smile” and More in L.A. (Video)

Watch: J. Cole Performs “Crooked Smile” and More in L.A. (Video)

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On the road to the release of Born Sinner, J. Cole headed out West for an intimate concert at Power 106 with Big Boy and the crew. Before he rocked the stage, Jermaine gave

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New Music: J. Cole Feat. 50 Cent & Bas “New York Times”

New Music: J. Cole Feat. 50 Cent & Bas “New York Times”

Vandal Arts June 13, 2013 0

Serving as a bonus track on the deluxe edition of Born Sinner, J. Cole hooks up with 50 Cent and fellow DreamVillain Bas on “New York Times.” Cole, who called the borough of Queens

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Album Stream: J. Cole ‘Born Sinner’

Album Stream: J. Cole ‘Born Sinner’

Vandal Arts June 7, 2013 0

Less than 24 hours after holding streams in select cities, J. Cole serves up a full stream of his Born Sinner album for all to enjoy. According to a recent tweet, it sounds like

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J. Cole Explains the Backstory Behind “Let Nas Down” (Video)

J. Cole Explains the Backstory Behind “Let Nas Down” (Video)

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Let the story begin. It’s been a long road for J.Cole to get, Born Sinner, his sophomore album completed. Admittedly, Cole says there were times when he felt depressed and unhappy with the way

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J. Cole ‘Born Sinner’ Vlog (Ep. 5): @MiguelUnlimited

J. Cole ‘Born Sinner’ Vlog (Ep. 5): @MiguelUnlimited

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It’s a big night for J. Cole. For the first time ever, he will be giving fans in select cities the chance to hear his entire album before its official release date. But before

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J. Cole to Host One-Time North American ‘Born Sinner’ Listening Session on Thursday

J. Cole to Host One-Time North American ‘Born Sinner’ Listening Session on Thursday

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J. Cole is giving fans across North America a one-time opportunity to hear his Born Sinner album in its entirety. On Thursday at 8 p.m. EST, the Roc Nation MC will host a listening

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J. Cole Enlists 50 Cent, Kendrick Lamar, Jhené Aiko & Miguel on ‘Born Sinner’ (Confirmed Tracklisting)

J. Cole Enlists 50 Cent, Kendrick Lamar, Jhené Aiko & Miguel on ‘Born Sinner’ (Confirmed Tracklisting)

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With under two weeks left, J. Cole brings us the official tracklisting to his sophomore album Born Sinner. Releasing on June 18, the follow-up to 2011′s Cole World: The Sideline Story is lead by

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J. Cole Performs “Crooked Smile” in New York City (Video)

J. Cole Performs “Crooked Smile” in New York City (Video)

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Since its debut on Monday, J. Cole’s new single “Crooked Smile” has received nothing but positive reviews from listeners. The TLC-featured single off his Born Sinner album was performed for the first time live

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J. Cole Discusses ‘Born Sinner’, Relationship with Jay-Z and Kanye West, & More in ‘CRWN’

J. Cole Discusses ‘Born Sinner’, Relationship with Jay-Z and Kanye West, & More in ‘CRWN’

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After kicking off his much talked about CRWN series with Odd Future’s Tyler, the Creator, Rap Radar’s Elliott Wilson returned last week with guest J. Cole. Held at New York City’s Highline Ballroom, the

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New Music: J. Cole Feat. TLC “Crooked Smile”

New Music: J. Cole Feat. TLC “Crooked Smile”

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Fresh off performing alongside Miguel at Hot 97 Summer Jam 2013, J. Cole enlists a legendary group for his new single. The Roc Nation calls on Chilli and T-Boz better known as TLC on

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J. Cole Announces ‘Dollar & A Dream’ Summer Tour

J. Cole Announces ‘Dollar & A Dream’ Summer Tour

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J. Cole is coming to a city near your this summer. With his Born Sinner album set to arrive on June 18, the North Carolina-native will travel across North America on the “Dollar &

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New Music: J. Cole “Ni**az Know”

New Music: J. Cole “Ni**az Know”

Vandal Arts May 31, 2013 0

With three weeks remaining until his sophomore album releases, J. Cole debuts track six “Ni**az Know.” The Dreamvillain comes through with his trademark lyrical exercise over a soulful soundtrack. Due June 18, Born Sinner

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Watch: J. Cole, A$AP Rocky and Rita Ora Perform at BBC Radio 1′s Big Weekend

Watch: J. Cole, A$AP Rocky and Rita Ora Perform at BBC Radio 1′s Big Weekend

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BBC Radio 1′s annual Big Weekend festival kicked off in Northern Ireland last night, where two of the States’ biggest rap names graced the stage. J. Cole performed “Power Trip” (sans Miguel) while A$

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Watch: J. Cole “Born Sinner” Episode 3: Ibrahim “IB” Hamad

Watch: J. Cole “Born Sinner” Episode 3: Ibrahim “IB” Hamad

Vandal Arts May 24, 2013 0

Every rapper needs a team. Whether it be childhood friends, or partners that came later life, nobody can do it completely on their own. Big had Puff, Jay had Dame, and so on. Though

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J. Cole Reveals TLC Feature on ‘Born Sinner’ Album

J. Cole Reveals TLC Feature on ‘Born Sinner’ Album

Vandal Arts May 23, 2013 0

With his new album date ready to go, J. Cole headed across the Atlantic to promote his upcoming Born Sinner LP. Visiting Charlie Sloth of BBC 1Xtra, the Roc Nation artist revealed a few

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Did J. Cole Disappoint Nas?

Did J. Cole Disappoint Nas?

Vandal Arts May 23, 2013 0

Hot97‘s Peter Rosenberg shared some very interesting information about J. Cole’s Born Sinner album during this morning’s segment of The Realness. According to insider knowledge, Cole has a track on his sophomore LP tentatively

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New Music: Styles P and Sheek Louch “Bout Me,” Plus Bas Feat. J. Cole, & Emilio Rojas

New Music: Styles P and Sheek Louch “Bout Me,” Plus Bas Feat. J. Cole, & Emilio Rojas

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D-Block’s Sheek Louch and Styles P take a liking to Wiz Khalifa’s O.N.I.F.C. bonus cut “Bout Me.” Yonkers finest grabs a hold of the instrumental and brings some street grittyness on the original record

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J. Cole Performs “Power Trip” on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ (Video)

J. Cole Performs “Power Trip” on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ (Video)

Vandal Arts May 22, 2013 0

J. Cole served as musical guest on NBC’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday night. Backed by The Roots, a stylish Cole performed his current single “Power Trip” sans Miguel. Off his sophomore

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J. Cole on ‘Born Sinner’ Date Change: “It’s a Definite Statement About How I Feel About My Album”

J. Cole on ‘Born Sinner’ Date Change: “It’s a Definite Statement About How I Feel About My Album”

Vandal Arts May 21, 2013 0

J. Cole kicked off the week on Monday by announcing his Born Sinner album would release a week early on June 18. Immediately after that caused a frenzy on social media and in the

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J. Cole ‘Born Sinner’ (Album Cover)

J. Cole ‘Born Sinner’ (Album Cover)

Vandal Arts May 20, 2013 0

J. Cole depicts evil on the artwork to his sophomore album, Born Sinner. A black statuette appears on the cover, as a crown is placed near its head. Lead by the Miguel-assisted “Power Trip,”

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Watch: J. Cole “Born Sinner” Web Series (Ep.1)

Watch: J. Cole “Born Sinner” Web Series (Ep.1)

Vandal Arts May 7, 2013 0

J.Cole just launched a new interactive website (BornSinner.com) that will house viral content leading up to the June 25th release of his sophomore set, Born Sinner. Each week, Jermaine will introduce audio and video

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New EP: J. Cole ‘Truly Yours 2′

New EP: J. Cole ‘Truly Yours 2′

Vandal Arts May 1, 2013 0

As promised, J. Cole delivers the second installment of his Truly Yours EP series. Serving as a follow-up to its February release, the six song collection includes features and production from Young Jeezy, 2

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New Music: J. Cole “Cole Summer”

New Music: J. Cole “Cole Summer”

Vandal Arts April 30, 2013 0

To quote J. Cole, “It’s just one of those nights.” Riding off the success of “Power Trip,” the Dreamvillain claims this season is his with “Cole Summer.” Sampling Lauryn Hill and D’Angelo’s 1998 collaboration

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T.I. Named in Lawsuit for SmokingWeed, J. Cole to ‘Compete With White People’ & More

T.I. Named in Lawsuit for SmokingWeed, J. Cole to ‘Compete With White People’ & More

Vandal Arts April 12, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News, Soul/R&B, R&B News, Busted Ethan Miller, Getty Images A security guard is suing Universal Music Publishing Group and a variety of other parties for “alleged labor violations, including a

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New Video: J. Cole Feat. Miguel “Power Trip”

New Video: J. Cole Feat. Miguel “Power Trip”

Vandal Arts April 9, 2013 0

J. Cole returns to his hometown of Fayetteville, North Carolina in the video to his Miguel-assisted slow jam, “Power Trip.” The Nabil-directed flick finds the Roc Nation rapper “up all night,” battling with his

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J. Cole Announces ‘Born Sinner’ Album Release Date

J. Cole Announces ‘Born Sinner’ Album Release Date

Vandal Arts April 8, 2013 0

A few moments ago, J. Cole hit Twiiter to update fans on some news. The first, his Miguel-assisted “Power Trip” video will debut on Tuesday morning at 6 a.m. EST on MTV and MTV.com.

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Miguel Brings Out J. Cole for “Power Trip” in Brooklyn (Video)

Miguel Brings Out J. Cole for “Power Trip” in Brooklyn (Video)

Vandal Arts April 6, 2013 0

Alicia Keys’ “Set The World On Fire” North American tour made a stop to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Friday evening. Miguel, who serves as the tour opener, had a special surprise up his sleeve

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21 Questions With J. Cole About Living in New York

21 Questions With J. Cole About Living in New York

Vandal Arts March 21, 2013 0

I can definitely connect with J. Cole on some of these answers. Having moved to NYC myself in 2004, it’s been some years now since I’ve spent my time getting lost around the Big

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Keyshia Cole Blasts Beyoncé’s “Bow Down”

Keyshia Cole Blasts Beyoncé’s “Bow Down”

Vandal Arts March 19, 2013 0

Not everyone is a fan of Beyoncé’s new boastful song “Bow Down.” Keyshia Cole hit Twitter this afternoon to express her thoughts of the Hit-Boy-produced cut which released on Sunday. The R&B songstress has

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Keyshia Cole, Beyonce: Singer Slams ‘Bow Down’

Keyshia Cole, Beyonce: Singer Slams ‘Bow Down’

Vandal Arts March 18, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News, What’s Beef? Mark Davis, Getty Images Keyshia Cole isn’t feeling Beyonce’s new single, “Bow Down.” We can glean that much from her Twitter account, where she let her feelings

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Quick Pics: Nicki Minaj Gets Wet in “High School,” J. Cole Meets Chilli, and Birdman’s Face Tattoo

Quick Pics: Nicki Minaj Gets Wet in “High School,” J. Cole Meets Chilli, and Birdman’s Face Tattoo

Vandal Arts March 12, 2013 0

Nicki Minaj isn’t done yet. After catching our eyes with her curvaceous body in French Montana’s “Freaks,” Nicki got to work again filming a new video off 2012′s Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded – The Re-Up.

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J. Cole No Longer Believes Jay-Z is in the Illuminati, Macklemore Heads Anti-Homophobia Campaign + More

J. Cole No Longer Believes Jay-Z is in the Illuminati, Macklemore Heads Anti-Homophobia Campaign + More

Vandal Arts March 1, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News, Soul/R&B, R&B News Redferns via Getty Images J. Cole on Jay-Z‘s membership in the Illuminati: “I’m a conspiracy theorist. I believed those videos,” Cole explains in a recent interview.

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J. Cole Speaks on Musical Influences, NBA Dreams and Racial Stereotypes at Harvard University

J. Cole Speaks on Musical Influences, NBA Dreams and Racial Stereotypes at Harvard University

Vandal Arts February 27, 2013 0

A college graduate himself, J. Cole was invited to Harvard University last night to speak to students as part of a dissertation on hip-hop called “The Next Move: A Conversation with J. Cole.” The

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Keyshia Cole and Chrisette Michele to Embark on ‘Woman to Woman’ Tour

Keyshia Cole and Chrisette Michele to Embark on ‘Woman to Woman’ Tour

Vandal Arts February 23, 2013 0

Two of R&B’s leading ladies are coming to a city near you this spring. Keyshia Cole and Chrisette Michele have announced their 18-city “Woman to Woman” North American tour. Kicking off March 28 in

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New Video: French Montana Feat. Rick Ross & J. Cole “Diamonds”

New Video: French Montana Feat. Rick Ross & J. Cole “Diamonds”

Vandal Arts February 17, 2013 0

French Montana isn’t done yet. The Bronx-native debuts a second video today off his 2012 Mac & Cheese mixtape. After setting fire alongside his Bay Boy crew in “Ocho Cinco,” Montana shines alongside his

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New Music: J. Cole Feat. Miguel “Power Trip”

New Music: J. Cole Feat. Miguel “Power Trip”

Vandal Arts February 14, 2013 0

Fresh off giving fans his Truly Yours EP, J. Cole calls on a familiar friend on his new song “Power Trip.” The Dream Villain hooks up with Miguel for the latest single off his

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New Mixtape: J. Cole ‘Truly Yours’

New Mixtape: J. Cole ‘Truly Yours’

Vandal Arts February 12, 2013 0

Well, this is a welcome surprise. To hold us over until his delayed sophomore album, Born Sinner, arrives, J. Cole bring us five brand new tracks in the form of this unannounced new project,

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New Music: Big Sean Ft. Raekwon & J. Cole “24 Karats of Gold (Remix)”

New Music: Big Sean Ft. Raekwon & J. Cole “24 Karats of Gold (Remix)”

Vandal Arts February 4, 2013 0

He may not have been the most talked-about producer last year, but Key Wane could put his catalog up against any. The 22-year-old Detroit-bred beatsmith crafted some of 2012’s biggest hits, including Meek Mill’s

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