Video: J. Cole Interview with Angie Martinez

Friday, December 12th, 2014

Cole sits down with Angie at Power 105. He talks about his heartfelt performance of “Be Free” on Letterman and the previously unheard verse that he added to it, infusing his music with social awareness, his issues with capitalism, his references to Eminem and Macklemore on the song “Firing Squad” and how they were received by media outlets, Ferguson and more.

Also, I haven’t listened to it yet, but I’ve heard good things about Cole’s hour long sit-down with Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Frannie Kelley for NPR’s Microphone Check, which you can stream in full below.

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Video: J. Cole – Be Free (Live On David Letterman)

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Previously: J. Cole – Apparently (Video)

J. Cole – 2014 Forest Hills Drive (Album Stream)

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

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Stream J. Cole’s new album, 2014 Forest Hills Drive, available on iTunes today and available to stream courtesy of Spotify, down below.

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Video: J. Cole – 2014 Forest Hills Drive Intro

Friday, December 5th, 2014

Here’s our first real taste of 2014 Forest Hills Drive. The album will be out Tuesday.

Previously: J. Cole Covers Complex

J. Cole – 2014 Forest Hills Drive (Album Tracklist)

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

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13 tracks. No features. Here is a look at the official tracklist for J. Cole’s upcoming album 2014 Forest Hills Drive dropping December 9th.

Tracklist below.

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J. Cole Covers Complex

Monday, November 24th, 2014

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Complex unveils yet another cover for their December/January issue, this time with Mr. Jermaine Cole. For the piece, by Damien Scott, they travelled back to Cole’s hometown of Fayetteville, NC to speak to him about why he’s naming his new album after the address of his childhood home, his need to return to his roots, his Berry Gordy aspirations with his Dreamville label and much more.

Read the full cover story here and continue below for a tour of 2014 Forest Hills Drive.

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Video: J. Cole Talks Fans, Stereotypes

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

While on the road for the Dollar and A Dream Tour, FADER spoke to Jermaine about the tour itself, his interactions with fans and how some folks can stereotype or make assumptions about people that they have never met.

Cole recently announced his new album, 2014 Forest Hills Drive, which he’s dropping on December 9th without a single. You can head over to his website where he’s holding a contest that will allow winners to travel to his old home in Fayetville, NC for a special listening session ahead of it’s release.

Previously: Jessie Ware ft. J. Cole – Kind Of… Sometimes… Maybe (Remix)

J. Cole – 2014 Forest Hills Drive (Album Artwork)

Sunday, November 16th, 2014

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The surprise albums continue. J. Cole has just announced his next album 2014 Forest Hills Drive and has set a release date of December 9th. Here is a look at the artwork. Pre-order is up now on iTunes.

Below: Head back to Fayetteville with Cole in a short video clip he released with the album announcement.

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Jessie Ware ft. J. Cole – Kind Of… Sometimes… Maybe (Remix)

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Cole joins the British songstress on the remix to her Tough Love single, “Kind Of… Sometimes… Maybe.” Hear it above.

Previously: Cozz ft. J. Cole – Knock Tha Hustle (Remix)

Cozz ft. J. Cole – Knock Tha Hustle (Remix)

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

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Cozz’s Dreamville debut, Cozz N Effect, is now available for purchase on iTunes. Go here to purchase and check out the “Knock The Hustle (Remix)” featuring J.Cole below.

UPDATED with a full stream of the album below.

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