The 411 Magazine Issue 6 - Page 15

Congratulations J. COLE A North Carolina native, J. Cole was the first artist signed to Jay-Z’s Roc Nation label, which released his official debut Cole World: The Sideline Story in 2011. Over the course of his career he’s received five Grammy Award nominations, including Best New Artist and Best Rap Album (for 2014’s 2014 Forest Hills Drive). All four of J. Cole’s previous albums have been certified platinum. His new album KOD is breaking global records and shows no sign of slowing down.... 64.5 million streams on Apple Music within 24 hours and 36.7m streams on Spotify