[sparkart-clique site="rap_radar" video="bob-x-cole"] Before Eminem and Jay-Z hit the stage last night at Yankee Stadium, B.o.B and J.Cole warmed up the crowd. They performed their duet, “Gladiators” and Cole followed up with “Who Dat” and “All I Want Is You” with Miguel. Tons of footage on the way.
YMHD got a hold of some new material, including, which sounds like, an unfinished J.Cole track, produced by Jim Jonsin. Other records feature Rick Ross, Gucci Mane, and Game. If you like, you can download the tape in its entirety here. hhnm via thi
Cole made his first appearance tonight on Flex’s Hot 97 show. After a quick interview, he cracked the mic over “Ice Cream” and “Blow The Whistle”. The Funkmaster Flex is cominnnn! Part 1: Interview Part 2: Freestyle time
Just like DMC, J.Cole went to St. John’s University too. And last night, he returned to his alma mater for the first time. In the footage above, he performs “Last Call” off The Warm Up mixtape. Sidebar: Cole In Dave Chapelle’s Block Party
[sparkart-clique site="rap_radar" video="cole"] Cole typed this cryptic message last week. He says he’s having a tough time narrowing down the tracklist for his debut album. One of the pending songs is “Never Told” produced by No I.D. Let’s see what he do wit’ it. Sidebar: Jon Caramanica’s NY Times Review Of S.O.B.’s
Despite the rain, fans packed S.O.B.’s last night to see J.Cole hit the stage for the first time. After finishing his set, Cole gave an encore performance of his street single, “Who Dat” produced by Elite. Prior to that, he premiered some verses. Check ‘em out after the jump.