J. Cole Surprises Fans With New "High for Hours" Record

Fresh off receiving a Gold plaque from the RIAA, Cole unveils a laid back-yet-revolutionary loosie.

J. Cole just released a now-Gold certified album, but that doesn't mean fans will have to wait another two years for new music.

On the eve of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the North Carolina native unveiled "High for Hours," a laid-back-yet-revolutionary jam co-produced by Elite and Cam O'bi.

"What good is taking over when we know what you gon do? The only real revolution happens right inside of you," spits Cole, contemplating the deeper meaning and effects of our actions over a chilled out, piano-driven production.



Joony Refuses to Be Complacent

Maryland native Joony is an unstoppable force in hip-hop. He breaks down his journey for Audiomack World.


Tems, Mozzy & Pa Salieu: Best of the Week

Tems, Mozzy, Pa Salieu, and more all had the best new songs on Audiomack this week.


5 New Albums You Need to Hear This Week

Lil Nas X, Tems, Tion Wayne, Injury Reserve, and Unusual Demont all have albums you need this week on Audiomack.

To call "High For Hours" a pleasant surprise—a track released late on a Sunday evening during a month that has, so far, produced very few exciting musical moments—would be an understatement.

It appears Cole had previously attended a class at the Donald Glover School of Sunday Night Music Releases.


By DJ Z, who loves to argue with you on Twitter.

Photo Credit: Only Hevven



Logic Surprises Fans With 'Bobby Tarantino' Mixtape

Without warning the Def Jam emcee unleashes an 11-track project as an Apple Music exclusive.


Isaiah Rashad's "Free Lunch" Was Originally J. Cole's Record

"I was kinda discouraged at first because Cole didn’t want it."


J. Cole to Make History With HBO "Homecoming Concert" Film

With a sold out tour and platinum album feathers already in his cap, Cole adds HBO special to his resume.


Big K.R.I.T. Surprises Fans With 12 New Freestyles in 12 Hours

Stream all of the freestyles in Mississippi-bred, Booth favorite's new #12FOR12 series.


Mannie Fresh Explains Why "Nobody Has The Guts to Be a J. Cole or Kendrick"

It's going to take more than guts to be a J. Cole or a Kendrick Lamar today, though.