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Your (Completely Speculative) Guide To Taylor Swift’s (Possibly Imminent) New Album

Taylor Swift has been a little too quiet lately. Some might call that a blessing; this is, after all, a woman who can saturate your…
Chris DeVille | August 3, 2017 - 3:00 pm

The Week In Pop

All Hail Frank Ocean, Pop Musician

Blonde: great album! One of last year's absolute best. Will undoubtedly stand the test of time. Love it. Can't get enough of it. I've never…
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2017 - 3:57 pm

The Week In Pop

When Bygone Pop Stars Attempt An Indie Reboot

When Michelle Branch announced her comeback album at the outset of this year, the name was familiar, but so was the maneuver. Branch, a 33-year-old…
Chris DeVille | March 30, 2017 - 11:31 am

More J. Cole stories

J. Cole – “ATM” Video

J. Cole made a Busta Rhymes video. I don't know how else to explain what I'm seeing in the visual for "ATM."
Chris DeVille | April 20, 2018 - 12:40 pm

Stream J. Cole KOD

J. Cole teased his new album, KOD, a few nights ago at a pop-up listening party in New York City. KOD, he said, stands for…
Julia Gray | April 20, 2018 - 12:01 am

KOD May Mark The Death Of The “J. Cole Went Platinum With No Features” Meme (But Probably Not)

"J. Cole went platinum with no features." The rapper's fans repeated that phrase so often after the undeniable success of his guest-free 2014 Forest Hills
Chris DeVille | April 18, 2018 - 3:14 pm

New J. Cole Album Coming This Week

We questioned J.Cole's super-stardom in 2016 as the hip-hop artist grew into a household name. After his 2014 album Forest Hills Drive went platinum, he…
Julia Gray | April 16, 2018 - 10:34 pm

Jeezy – “American Dream” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar & J. Cole)

Jeezy is releasing a new album, Pressure, tonight, and he's just shared a track from it that features Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole called "American…
James Rettig | December 14, 2017 - 1:46 pm

Miguel – “Come Through And Chill” (Feat. J. Cole & Salaam Remi)

This Friday, the languid, spacey R&B star will release his much-awaited new album War & Leisure. We've already posted the early tracks "Sky Walker," "Told
Tom Breihan | November 27, 2017 - 9:18 am

J. Cole Calls For NFL Boycott

Two days ago, at a rally in Alabama, Donald Trump went on a tirade against NFL players who kneel during the National Anthem. Yesterday, at…
Peter Helman | September 24, 2017 - 3:37 pm

J. Cole Meets With Colin Kaepernick, Supports Bringing Quarterback To Baltimore

While NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick is having a rough offseason as a free agent looking for a new team, at least he can count on…
Colin Stutz / Billboard | August 8, 2017 - 11:17 am

Watch Kendrick Lamar Bring Out J. Cole In Detroit

Kendrick Lamar's arena-conquering DAMN. tour is moving across America right now, and while Kendrick isn't the most spectacle-heavy rapper, he's brought some surprises at some…
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2017 - 10:09 am

Watch A SWAT Team Raid J. Cole’s Studio In The “Neighbors” Video

J. Cole has shared a music video of sorts for "Neighbors," a track from 4 Your Eyez Only, his latest platinum-with-no-features LP. Although the song…
Chris DeVille | May 1, 2017 - 11:28 am

J. Cole Went Platinum With No Features Again

If you're at all familiar with the recent discourse surrounding rap music, you probably know the phrase "J. Cole went platinum with no features." Cole's…
Chris DeVille | April 7, 2017 - 2:31 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Behold, In Nick Grant, What J. Cole Hath Wrought

A rapper emerges. He's from some small country town in the Southeast, but he has no accent to speak of. He raps under his government…
Tom Breihan | January 25, 2017 - 12:31 pm
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