J. Cole News

  • Cover of Possible Tracklist Released For J. Cole's "Born Sinner" [Update: J. Cole Confirms Tracklist Is Real]
    J. Cole has already shot down one rumored tracklist for Born Sinner that was circulating the web the other week, but now another one has surfaced, looking quite plausible.
  • Cover of J. Cole Explains How "Born Sinner" Was Written "Out Of A Negative Place"
    It seems Yeezus may not be the only "dark" album dropping on June 18th. J. Cole is dropping his sophomore album on the same day, and a recent interview with Soul Culture indicates that the rapper used the writing process to get out of a dark time in his life. 
  • Cover of J. Cole Announces "Dollar & A Dream" Summer Tour
    As reported by MissInfo, J. Cole is scheduled to perform across North America this summer. His 10-stop "Dollar & A Dream" tour begins on June 11 in Miami and will make stops in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, Chicago, Houston, Detroit, and Toronto.
  • Cover of Wale Talks On J. Cole's Album Date Change & Why He Didn't Follow Suit
    Wale is dropping his upcoming album, The Gifted, on June 25th, a date which his friend and past collaborator, J. Cole, had previously picked out but decided to jump a week earlier.
  • Cover of J. Cole Says Rumored Tracklist For "Born Sinner" Is False & Speaks On "Crooked Smile" With TLC
    J. Cole's upcoming album seems to be getting more and more anticipated with every leak and interview he does. The rapper is definitely confident in his sophomore effort, choosing to go against Kanye West on June 18th.
  • Cover of J. Cole Covers Billboard Magazine
    After liberating a brand new record off his upcoming album Born Sinner tonight, J. Cole keeps his name in the news by covering the June issue of Billboard Magazine. 
  • Cover of J. Cole Reflects On The First Time He Met Kendrick Lamar
    J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar have been "friendly competitors" for some time now, with plans to drop a collaborative project even before their major label debuts hit the shelves. While the joint-material has still yet to surface, both artists remain adamant that they will release something soon.
  • Cover of J. Cole Explains How TLC Feature Happened
    Yesterday we found out that J. Cole enlisted the help of TLC's T-Boz and Chilli on his upcoming album, Born Sinner, and that he's the only one rapping on his album. However, J. Cole wouldn't share any more details other than that.
  • Cover of J. Cole Reveals There's A TLC Feature On "Born Sinner" But No Rap Features
    J. Cole in full promo mode until his upcoming album drops, he's been doing interview after interview, and it doesn't stop overseas. While in London the Cole World rapper spoke to BBC 1 radio's Charlie Sloth about Born Sinner, and revealed new information on the highly anticipated album.
  • Cover of J. Cole Explains His Decision To Push Up "Born Sinner"
    The past week there has been a lot of confusion surrounding J. Cole's release date for Born Sinner. The were rumors he was pushing the release date back, rumors he was pushing it up-- basically, we didn't know when it was actually dropping.
  • Cover of J. Cole Reveals Cover Art For "Born Sinner," Confirms Album Is Completed [Update: Album Dropping June 18th]
    Although it still remains unclear whether J. Cole will be pushing his album release up to June 18th, or is keeping it on the original June 25th date, the rapper is nonetheless ready to deliver the cover art for Born Sinner today.
  • Cover of Rumor: J. Cole Pushing Up "Born Sinner" Album Release Date?
    While rappers are often criticized for delaying projects, it is not often that we get a rapper pushing up an album's release, although it is sure to please fans. J.
  • Cover of Yo Momma: Rappers & Their Moms
    Even the grittiest of gangster rappers have their mothers to thank for much of their success, and they don't always get the credit or respect they deserve. As such, and in celebration of Mother's Day, we've compiled a gallery of 25 photos of emcees with their moms, from Tupac Shakur to Kanye West. 
  • Cover of J. Cole & The Roots To Perform At Philadelphia's 4th Of July Jam
    As reported by HipHopDX, J. Cole, The Roots, Ne-Yo, Jill Scott and John Mayer will be headlining Philadelphia's free 4th of July Jam at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
  • Cover of Top Tracks Of The Week: April 29-May 5
    This new feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion. This edition features J.
  • Cover of Lyrics Of The Week: April 26 - May 2
    There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions. 
  • Cover of J. Cole Announces "Truly Yours 2"
    J. Cole delivered a treat to fans last night with a freebie track that won't be on his highly anticipated album, Born Sinner. He's keeping the freebies coming though, having taken to Twitter to say that Truly Yours 2 is dropping tomorrow aka today, since he wrote the tweet last night.
  • Cover of Lyrics Of The Week: April 12-18
    There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked (with the exception of anything Drake ever drops). This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions. 
  • Cover of Photos: J. Cole Covers Zink Magazine
     Taking a break from working his upcoming album Born Sinner, J. Cole left the music studio for the photography studio. He was featured on the cover of this month's issue of Zink Magazine.
  • Cover of J. Cole Speaks On "Born Sinner" Album Title & Departure From Basketball Theme
    J. Cole announced the release date for his new album, Born Sinner, recently. The title of this upcoming album sounds like a departure from Cole's last albums, in-and-of itself. While his debut album title, Cole World: The Sideline Story, took the basketball theme of his mixtapes before it, J.
  • Cover of J. Cole Talks On Murdering Miguel In "Power Trip" Video
    J. Cole delivered the official video for his first single off his highly anticipated sophomore album, Born Sinner, the other day.
  • Cover of J. Cole Announces "Born Sinner" Release Date
    After many delays, J. Cole has announced the release date for his sophomore album, Born Sinner. According to a tweet from Cole, the album will be in stores June 25th.
  • Cover of BTS Photos: Video Shoot For J. Cole & Miguel's "Power Trip"
     J. Cole dropped the first single from his upcoming sophomore album a couple months back, and now the rapper and R&B star Miguel have wrapped filming the visuals for "Power Trip". The shoot saw the duo head back to Cole's hometown of Fayettenam, the same spot he filmed the "Who Dat" video.
  • Cover of Yahoo! Announces Tour With Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole & More
    Yahoo! has announced a new tour which will include the likes of Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, as well as special guest appearances by Justin Timberlake, Frank Ocean and Trey Songz.The "Yahoo!
  • Cover of J. Cole Says He Doesn't "Give A Fuck" About "Hottest MCs" List, Explains Why It's Dumb
    While some rappers have been extremely passionate about the MTV "Hottest MCs In The Game" list, some rappers, such as the always humble J.
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