J. Cole recently performed his latest single, “Crooked Smile”, with Jennifer Hudson at the 2013 Do Something! Awards but for his segment on Conan, he opted to hit the stage alone. Dressed in a simple white shirt and worn cap, Hip-Hop’s golden boy rapped with the backing of a live band.
The 2013 Do Something! Awards was hosted at the Avalon in Hollywood since July 30 but footage from the event has only just been released. Among the performers at the event were J. Cole and Jennifer Hudson, both of whom teamed for a rendition of the former’s latest single, “Crooked Smile”.
Drake hosted the 4th annual OVO Fest in Toronto last evening, and brought out a range of special guests to give his fans a night that they would never forget. TLC, J. Cole, Miguel, Big Sean and Kanye West were all on hand to support the top-selling rapper as he performed in his glowing white […]
J. Cole’s bank account is certainly brimming with revenue from back to back hit albums but there is always room for more. So, to celebrate the success of his Born Sinner LP, the rapper has announced the list of dates for his latest venture, the What Dreams May Come Tour, which features Wale.
The fans of The View are accustomed to the sounds of Alicia Keys and Jewel but on this morning’s episode, they were introduced to J. Cole. Dressed in a cap and simple white shirt, the rapper performed a rendition of “Power Trip” as he expanded his audience to include a new market.
J. Cole has proven that a little humility goes a long away. After just three weeks, the rapper’s sophomore set, Born Sinner, has quickly outsold the egotistical Kanye West’s Yeezus and joined an exclusive list of albums that hold a special place in the history of the US charts.
Elijah Blake’s Songs of Melody will hit stores later this year, and although the single “X.O.X.” is slowly gaining momentum on radio, he has released another new song for good measure. “Vendetta” features the singer-songwriter’s Roc Nation brother J. Cole and has a faster tempo than his previous offerings.
J. Cole isn’t the best live performer but what really matters are the messages in his music. During the 2013 BET Awards earlier this evening, Nas’ “chosen one” nabbed the spotlight as he shared his testimony with the audience via a moving rendition of “Crooked Smile”.
The 2013 BET Awards are being held this evening at the Nokia Theatre LA Live in Los Angeles and dozens of the music superstars are in attendance. From Chris Brown to Sevyn Streeter and Mya, the entertainers have turned out in their numbers to celebrate a year of achievements in Urban music.
The dust has settled on the biggest rumble on the US charts of the year to date and the final results are quite surprising. Kanye West, J. Cole and Kelly Rowland all faced off on the Billboard 200 with their latest releases and although West emerged as the winner, his was almost beaten by Cole.