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J. Cole

  1. the week in rap
    Everything to Know About A$AP Rocky’s Arrest and Detainment in SwedenRocky has been found guilty of assault, but given no further jail time than his month in detainment. Here’s how the controversial case played out.
  2. best ofs
    Drake Releases a Care Package of Old HitsPreviously only available on Soundcloud or Youtube, these tracks now have a new home.
  3. album review
    J. Cole’s Dreamville Records Is Having Its Best Year YetDreamville’s year and a half long push — particularly behind the label’s artists Ari Lennox, J.I.D, and EarthGang — is paying off.
  4. music
    New J. Cole Single Includes References to Drake and Kanye’Middle Child’ should hold you over until the new album.
  5. best of 2018
    The Best Albums of 2018 (So Far)Including Janelle Monáe, Cardi B, Kali Uchis, Sleep, Kacey Musgraves, and more.
  6. music
    J. Cole Releases Freestyle ‘Album of the Year’“The Off Season coming soon … All roads lead to The Fall Off — Cole”
  7. On Redemption, Jay Rock Searches for His VoiceThe more it focuses on Jay Rock’s knack for passionate storytelling, instead of flashy hooks and repetition, the better it fares.
  8. apologies
    Kanye Apologized to J. Cole for Tweeting About Their Phone Call“It felt like you just used my name in that very quick conversation for social media and to keep your thing going.”
  9. J. Cole’s New Album KOD Had the Biggest Opening Week of 2018And the third-biggest streaming week ever.
  10. songs of the week
    5 Best New Songs of the Week: Ariana Grande, J. Cole, Khalid, Leon BridgesAriana Grande is quickly proving herself one of her generation’s most important pop stars.
  11. The Story Behind Kevin Hart’s Appearance in J. Cole’s ‘Kevin’s Heart’ Video“We didn’t want it to look like, ‘Poor Kevin, his life is so hard.’ And it’s not meant to do that.”
  12. profile
    J. Cole Just Wants to Be HimselfThe 33-year-old rapper on his new album, SoundCloud disses, and how he stopped caring what other people think.
  13. videology
    Kevin Hart Roasts Himself, Stars in J. Cole’s Video About His Own InfidelityWhat are friends for!
  14. J. Cole’s KOD Is a Thoughtful Meditation on AddictionThe North Carolina rapper explores the perils of addiction from multiple angles, to emotionally powerful results.
  15. happy 4/20 everybody
    J. Cole Announces New Album to Drop FridayClear your hectic 4/20 schedule to just relax and listen to the new J. Cole.
  16. the political climate
    J. Cole Is Encouraging Everyone to Boycott the NFL for Colin Kaepernick“Repeat this with another company, and another.”
  17. hot 100
    Taylor Swift Just Scored Her 20th Top 10 Hit; J. Cole Gets His FirstTaylor and Zayn’s “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever” has debuted at No. 6; J. Cole’s “Deja Vu” is at No. 7.
  18. billboard charts
    J. Cole’s 4 Your Eyez Only Debuts at No. 1It’s the third-highest-selling debut of the year.
  19. radio vulture
    J. Cole’s 4 Your Eyez Only Is His Best and Most Mature AlbumThere’s no dreck like “Cole heating up like leftover lasagna.”
  20. songs of the week
    5 Best New Songs of the WeekRyan Adams makes a triumphant return.
  21. right-click
    The Secret’s Out: J. Cole’s 4 Your Eyez Only Is HereHis follow-up to 2014 Forest Hills Drive.
  22. where's the beef?
    Wale Fires Back at J. Cole With New Track ‘Groundhog Day’That was quick.
  23. where's the beef?
    Which Rapper Is J. Cole Talking About on His Scathing New Songs?Kanye, Lil Yachty, or himself?
  24. roll clip!
    J. Cole Gets Jump on Surprise Album With Surprise Documentary Eyez4 Your Eyez Only will be released on December 9.
  25. surprise albums
    J. Cole Is Probably Surprise-Dropping a New Album Next WeekBut will it also go platinum with no features?
  26. songs of the week
    8 Best New Songs of the WeekRevenge of the Dreamers II drops early.
  27. trailer mix
    Watch J. Cole’s Forest Hills Drive HBO TrailerVery Pumped Up Drake is very pumped up.
  28. hbo special
    J. Cole’s Forest Hills Drive Homecoming Concert Will Air on HBO Next MonthIt features appearances from Jay Z and Drake.
  29. puppies!!!!!!
    J. Cole Explains Losing His Virginity in the Cutest Way Possible: With Puppies!As a metaphor for losing your virginity. Seriously!
  30. videology
    J. Cole Stages a Slave Uprising in Powerful New VideoJ. Cole unchained?
  31. carter family drama
    Who Is the Post’s Jay–Beyoncé Source?It sounds a little like a disgruntled Roc Nation signee.
  32. the charts
    J. Cole Has the No. 1 Album (Because Jay-Z’s Sales Don’t Count Yet)And Born Sinner has officially outsold Yeezus.
  33. shopping sprees
    Watch Drake and J. Cole Buy Their Own AlbumsAt Union Square’s Best Buy.
  34. radio vulture
    Rosen on the Tentative Return of TLCEven without much TLC, there is no shortage of TLCism in current music.
  35. j. cole
    Watch J. Cole’s New Video Featuring Missy Elliot, ‘Nobody’s Perfect’Can someone recommend a good interior decorator to J. Cole? Because whatever is happening now is just … tragic.
  36. to humblebrag or not to humblebrag
    J. Cole Can’t Commit to Bragging About His Grammy NomOne second he’s humblebragging, then he’s not, then he is, etc.
  37. clickables
    Watch J. Cole’s Long-Lost 2008 Video, ‘Lost Ones’Now that he’s famous, you should watch.
  38. right-click
    Missy Elliott Thinks J. Cole Is PerfectHear their song from the just-leaked ‘Cole World: The Sideline Story.’
  39. clickables
    Listen to J. Cole and Jay-Z’s Ode to ‘Mr. Nice Watch’“No blood on my Audemars.”
  40. not bffs
    J. Cole Is Still Waiting on His Jay-Z VerseCome on, Jay.
  41. clickables
    See J. Cole and Drake’s ‘In the Morning’ VideoIt was nice of him to leave that shirt, at least.
  42. chat room
    Jay-Z Protégé J. Cole on Explosions, Catchphrases, and Working With Kanye West“I hadn’t heard the explosions yet and they shocked me so bad that you can see me jumping.”
  43. right-click
    Tired of Drake? Here Comes J. Cole!Is he up next?
  44. music
    See Jay-Z Protégé J. Cole’s New One-Take Video, ‘Who Dat’Directed by BBGun.
  45. music
    Hear Jay-Z Protégé J.Cole’s First Single, ‘Who Dat’The 23-year-old Roc Nation rapper debuted his first official track last night.
  46. clickables
    Watch Jay-Z Protégé J. Cole Perform a New Song, ‘Who Dat’We’re not quite sold on this guy yet, but this is helping.