Many of our favorite rappers know how to use their words to paint cinematic pictures. J.I.D is one of those rappers.
J.I.D crafted a special and particular song.
"Off Deez" is an oil slick of a single, presenting J.I.D at his best.
"It's basically about us being able to independently grow in the music business."
"He encouraged me to face this thing I’m so afraid of, instead of just really running from it."
Whatever Dreamville has going on behind the scenes, it is absolutely working.
To live your dream is considered escaping into a dream, but that’s simply not the reality.
"His potential is GOAT status."
"He’s always pushing me to just believe in me more than I naturally believe in myself sometimes."
It's important to remember that "pop" is not a dirty word.
These were the compelling and nuanced lyrics that “FRIENDS,” and the subject of addiction as a whole, demanded.
Cole's Rolling Loud performance gave fans a glimpse of an artist who was ready to reemerge from the shadows.
And don't hold your breathe waiting for that joint project with Kendrick Lamar.
The KOD Tour will be Cole's first since the 4 Your Eyez Only World Tour in mid-2017.
Cheer up, Cole. You just made history.