(AllHipHop News) Rap star J. Cole will make a high profile appearance during this year's NBA All-Star weekend in Orlando, Florida.
The rapper's serving as a judge in the finals of The Sprite Slam Dunk Showdown, which was a nationwide search for the best amateur dunker.
J. Cole will be assisted in picking the best new dunker, by Miami Heat All -Star LeBron James and NBA Legend Darryl Dawkins.
The rapper will perform before the final competitors compete for the
$10,000 prize and nationwide recognition.
The competition takes place on Friday, February 24 at 4:25 EST and will be streamed live on NBA.com.
J. Cole performs at 4:00.
Check out the finalists in the amateur slam dunk contest:
Kenny “K. Dobbs” Dobbs:
Kendall “Kasper” Boyd-Hill:
Michael “Airdogg” Stewart:
Zach “Jonesy” Jones: