Rap Radar Podcast Episode 2 Ibrahim "Ib" Hamad

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"Fresh from headlining Madison Square Garden J. Cole's manager Ibrahim "Ib" Hamad grants us a rare discussion about his journey with one of hip-hop's most successful acts, the keys to cultivating a loyal consumer fanbase, the lack of recognition from awards shows and media, and the future of his Dreamville Records artists Bas, Omen and Cozz."

J. Cole Is The Mortal God His Fans Can Believe In

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Dope piece done by the Fader examining the special bond Cole has with his fans. Check it out below. The last time J. Cole was at Madison Square Garden was to celebrate his 29th birthday at the Theatre in 2014. That night, he swore that he would perform at the famous arena the next time he returned to New York. Fast forward to Tuesday, August 4, and the rapp[...]

OFF THE GRID with J.Cole a short film presented by Bally

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"This short film is a contemporary celebration of Bally's long-standing affinity with hip hop culture and its iconic aesthetic. Much like the sneakers of the 90's, the hiking boot is this generation's equivalent assertion on everyday style. Taking functional design and transforming it into a luxury item as only Bally can, own the new wave of boots and backpa[...]

"J. Cole is a Superstar, Deal With It" by The Source Magazine

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Khari Nixon from The Source Magazine wrote a short piece called "J. Cole is a Superstar, Deal With it". See what she had to say, & do you feel the same? Check it out below. "As J. Cole sat atop the faux roof of 2014 Forest Hills Drive–the childhood home he named his 3rd studio album after–at Madison Square Garden in New York City last night, he began[...]

Stream Omen's Debut Album 'Elephant Eyes'

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If you haven't heard Elephant Eyes yet because you were either trapped on a deserted island, didn't pay your internet bill, or simply out of the loop - it is truly a great piece of work. Take some time out this weekend and listen to from front to back, you won't be disappointed.  To make it a bit easier for you, check out the whole album on sound cloud below[...]