J. Cole


YBN Cordae and Anderson .Paak's 'Fallon' Set Was One of the Best of 2019

They debuted the hard-hitting J. Cole-produced track ‘RNP,’ from the Maryland rapper’s debut album ‘The Lost Boy.’
Josh Terry
Sports On Noisey

J. Cole Is Very Worried About Markelle Fultz

"I pray for Markelle 'cause they fucked up his shot," Cole raps on 21 Savage's new album, 'i am > i was.'
Alex Robert Ross
Noisey News

This J. Cole and Lil Pump Interview Is How We'll Achieve World Peace

The two rap "rivals" sit down and talk about life and compliment each other for an hour. No beef!
Phil Witmer
Noisey News

Janet Jackson Thinks New Artists Are More Courageous Than Ever

In an interview with Billboard, Janet Jackson talks about her legacy, new music, and who she's listening to today.
Kristin Corry
Noisey News

J. Cole Doesn't Know What the Fuck Kanye West Is Doing Either

In an epic-length interview with Angie Martinez, Cole discussed his phone call with 'Ye, as well as beating Drake's streaming records and actually loving Lil Pump's music.
Phil Witmer
Noisey ICYMI

Kanye's Tweets, J. Cole's Return, and The Best Stuff You Missed This Week

This week in Noisey features: Kanye West makes his fans question their faith, J. Cole Makes everyone mad somehow, Yeah Yeah Yeahs remain essential, and 'High Fidelity' takes heat.
Noisey Staff

Your Opinions About J. Cole Are Probably Dumb

The rapper's new album 'KOD' is his best effort yet, and deserves to be discussed beyond the classic-trash binary.
Lawrence Burney
New music

Miguel's "Come Through and Chill" Now Features a Buttload of J. Cole

The fresh CDQ of the 'War and Leisure' single is the smoothest political jam of the year.
Phil Witmer
fyre festival

Fyre Festival CEO allegedly lured investors with fake deals with celebrities

Gabrielle Bluestone
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Joey Bada$$ Break Down Pretty Much Every Part of 'All-Amerikkkan Bada$$' with Ebro Darden on Beats 1

"I felt like... that could happen to my cousin or that could happen to me. That could happen to my dad."
Phil Witmer
Deep Ass Questions

Is Ed Sheeran a Better Rapper Than J. Cole? An Investigation

We can only hope for a collaboration album. Cole-Sheds unite!
Devin Pacholik
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau: Up, Down, and All Over the Place

The dean tackles 'The Hamilton Mixtape,' some Injury Reserve, and Quasi's 'Battle Hymns' compilation
Robert Christgau