Fresh off a flight, Billboard’s current king called Angie Martinez this afternoon on Hot 97. As expected, he spoke on his album debuting at number one and well wishes from manager Mark Pitts, Jay-Z and Beyonce.
Everyday a star is born. And today, J.Cole took his first breath with his debut, Cole World: The Sideline Story debuting at number one on the Billboard Charts. In a statement, Jay-Z saluted his protege. Clap for ’em! “J. Cole’s success is testament to amazing artist development and Cole’s hard work. I want to congratulate him on a #1 album and more importantly a great body of work.” Sidebar: Jermaine Says Thanks
While Jermaine was in New York awhile back, he stopped by DJ Envy’s show on Hip Hop Nation and gave an in studio performance of his album’s title track. If you haven’t copped the number one album in the America, it’s available now!
What you say Cole ain’t hot? According to Hits Daily Double, Jermaine’s debut, Cole World: The Sideline Story has sold an estimated 217,324 copies in its first week. If the figure holds up, this will be the highest solo hip-hop debut this year. Congrats to the entire Roc Nation and Dreamville teams. Final tally comes tomorrow, but for now, Cole, the floor is yours. So many people to stunt on, fighting the urge to be spiteful. This moment is too […]
For the video of their recent duet, J Records’ new star is on the prowl, and shops ’til she drops before her album Perfectly Imperfect lands in our shopping cart this Fall. We see you Coley Cole. ru
[vodpod id=Video.15499003&w=540&h=350&fv=] Featuring an interview of Hov speaking on Jermaine, Gneiss Pictures shares a short clip of J.Cole in the lab crafting his debut album. Cole Wold: The Sideline Story in stores now. hhnm
Before wrapping up a long day of promo, Jermaine held an in-store autograph signing at J&R Music World for his debut, Cole World: The Sideline Story. The line stretched down the block, but Cole was eager to meet every fan. Even Memphis Bleek stopped by to show support. After signing his last CD, he and manager Mark Pitts purchased the remainder of the store’s inventory. If you couldn’t make it to Lower Manhattan, here’s footage courtesy of The Dark Nyte. […]