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J. Cole ft. Omen & Voli - Pity

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  • Artist: J. Cole
  • Track: Pity
  • Feat. Omen, Voli
  • Producer: Voli
  • Album: Any Given Sunday Vol. 1

For being in a position that countless others can merely dream of, heavyweight recording artists are surprisingly apt to feel sorry for themselves, using their position of power as a soapbox from which to vent about their frustrations with the game. J. Cole, for one, doesn't want your Pity--as he acknowledges on his latest “FreEP” leak, there are plenty of others who need your attention much more urgently. Over a dusty, Chipmunk-sampled beat courtesy of Jersey rapper/producer (and freestyle series alumnus) Voli, the Roc Nation repper suggests a few appropriate targets for your love and assistance, from “that girl getting beat down by her ex-man” to “the boy that sees his mama on drugs.” Assisting on the guest tip, Omen brings a little positivity to the middle (“Mindstate of the victor, no victim, I'm a champion”), and Voli brings the cut home with a bleak, but resolute closing 16. Craving more? Any Given Sunday Vol. 1 hit the 'net for free download yesterday, and fans can expect a new installment every Sunday leading up to the September 27, release of J.Cole's debut set, Cole World: The Sideline Story.

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