J. Cole Drops “Crooked Smile” Featuring TLC
(AllHipHop News) Roc Nation emcee J Cole says he took a new approach to forming his upcoming sophomore album Born Sinner. The North Carolina native spoke with Fuse and shared that he changed his writing style and his method for song selection on the new LP. Cole drew inspiration for taking a different route with the latest… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) After his Miguel assisted single, “Power Trip,” reached the Top 20 on Billboard’s Hot 100, J Cole is now revealing another superstar R&B act will also be on his upcoming album. While speaking with Charlie Sloth on BBC Radio 1Xtra, Cole revealed that he tapped 1990’s girl group TLC to add vocals to Born Sinner, but don’t… Read more »
10 HIP-HOP TREATS FOR THE SUMMER!
(AllHipHop News) As part of celebrating the nation’s birthday, Wawa, VH1 and the city of Philadelphia have teamed up to the put together the Wawa Welcome America! Festival, billed as “The Largest Free Concert in America.” Joined by Mayor Michael Nutter, the city of Philadelphia will celebrate the 4th of July Jam with a host of artists… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) J. Cole fans rejoice. The Roc Nation emcee released the sequel to his Truly Yours EP this evening. The 6-track project includes “Cole Summer,” “Kenny Lofton” featuring Young Jeezy, and “Chris Tucker” featuring 2 Chainz. Production is by Cole, Jake One, and Canei Finch. Stream/download J. Cole’s Truly Yours 2 below (via DatPiff.com). – Download Mixtape
(AllHipHop News) After setting the internet on fire last night by dropping the new track “Cole Summer,” Roc Nation’s J. Cole decided he wasn’t done sharing some of his unreleased music just yet. In an early morning tweet, the Fayetteville, North Carolina native suggested Truly Yours 2, the follow-up to his EP that came out in… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) “I’m trying to compete with the white people,” said Roc Nation emcee J. Cole during a recent interview with Hartford’s Hot 93.7. The “Power Trip” rapper was speaking on how he want his upcoming album, Born Sinner, to be a competitor for the Grammy’s coveted “Album of the Year” award and not settling for just… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Fans are anxiously awaiting J. Cole’s return and now they have a date to latch onto for Born Sinner. The rapper made the revelation on Twitter that his album would now drop in the summer. “Said i would never announce on twitter, but damn, since i f**ked up that first one (but what… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Roc Nation emcee J. Cole surprised his fans early Tuesday morning by dropping a previously unannounced new project. Cole announced the release of Truly Yours, a 5-track EP, on his DreamVillain blog. In a letter addressed to his supporters, Cole explained that while he continues to work on his sophomore studio album, Born… Read more »
J. COLE WORKING FEVERISHLY TO FINISH SECOND LP?
(AllHipHop News) The latest collaboration between Hip Hop Mount Rushmore-bound Timbaland and Jay-Z involves no synths, no double metaphors or reminders. Just a photo posted on Jay-Z’s Life+Times website with a simple yet impactful message: Roc Nation Welcomes Timbaland to the family. There is no word yet on the details of their arrangement such as… Read more »