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2015-08-05-j-cole-sell-out-madison-square-garden

J. Cole Sells Out Madison Square Garden, Undeniably Enters Superstardom

[Photo Credit: JDotShots] Emcee, producer, Fayetteville native, Roc Nation signee and, of course, longtime DJBooth favorite J. Cole performed at... Read More
Posted 3 weeks ago by Brendan V
2015-07-22-best-songs-dont-make-the-album-revisited

What Happens When The Best Songs Don’t Make The Album? Revisited

What happens when the best songs don't make the album? It's a great question, one that's already been asked and answered by Yoh in this... Read More
Posted one month ago by Brendan V
2015-06-25-j-cole-pay-fan-tuiton

A Dollar & A Degree: J. Cole Keeps Promise, Helps Pay Fan’s College Tuition

Honesty and accountability are hard to come by these days. What once seemed like an easy commitment can slip the mind or become an inconvenience... Read More
Posted 2 months ago by Brendan V
2015-05-27-j-cole-fear-fire-squad-just-playin

J. Cole, “Just Playin” & Facing the Firing Squad Without Fear

[Image via Lenuardo] Fear can be found in hospital bedrooms, prison bathrooms, war zones, courtrooms, poverty-stricken neighborhoods and burning... Read More
Posted 3 months ago by Yoh
2015-3-31-j-cole-forest-hills-drive-platinum-album

“2014 Forest Hills Drive” is Officially J. Cole’s First Platinum Album

J. Cole has been a star for years, but it wasn't until this week that he can add "platinum recording artist" to his resume.  Over the past... Read More
Posted about 5 months ago by DJ Z
2015-03-22-j-cole-vince-staples-close-out-the-illmore

J. Cole, Vince Staples + more Close Out The ILLMore at #BeatsSXSW

Beats By Dre closed out night three of The ILLMore at SXSW with a resounding bang.  J. Cole, OG Maco, Vince Staples, Bun B, Tory Lanez... Read More
Posted 5 months ago by DJ Z
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Take 2 Album Review: J. Cole’s (Almost Classic) “2014 Forest Hills Drive”

I know there were some haters out there, some doubters, naysayers if you will, who thought I wasn't going to actually come through with... Read More
Posted 7 months ago by Nathan S.
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J. Cole is the Most Important Voice in Music

Every generation in music has seen an artist rise above their comfort zone and stand for something that lends to the greater good of... Read More
Posted 8 months ago by Mike Dreams
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1 Listen Album Review: J. Cole’s “2014 Forest Hills Drive” (aka F*cking Up Hip-Hop)

"It's the ciiiiiiiiiircle of lifeeeeeeeee, and it moves us alllllllllllllllll." In many ways I got the idea of one listen album reviews from J.... Read More
Posted about 9 months ago by Nathan S.
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Contest Closed: Win Tickets to J. Cole & Wale’s “What Dreams May Come” Tour

Fresh off a critically acclaimed number one album in Born Sinner and two hit singles in Power Trip and Crooked Smile, the future of Roc Nation, J.... Read More
Posted about 2 years ago by Nathan S.