Official music video for the track Sideline Story by J Cole.
Official music video for the track Sideline Story by J Cole. The Single Sideline Story is take from J Cole’s debut album, Cole World: The Sideline Story. The album was released on September 27, on Jay Z’s Roc Nation. The album is his first studio release, following three successful mixtapes. Cole produced a lot of the album himself, along side a some high profile producers No I.D. The album also features artist Trey Songs, Drake, Missy Elliot and of course Jay Z. The album debuted straight in at number one on the US Billboard 200 chart, with sales reaching 218,000 in the first-week. He received a nomination for Best New Artist at the 54th Grammy Awards.The sharp rise in Cole’s popularity and mainstream fan base led to his album being one of the most anticipated releases of 2011. Cole striking lyrics deal with issues such as single parenthood and abortion. These extreme themes are also incorporated alongside more typical popular music subjects such as relationships, family problems, fame and wanting to be successful.J. Cole is due to release his sophomore album on June 2012. Cole has said that the album will consist of tracks that never made it on his debut. J. Coles supported Tinie Tempah his UK concert tour. J. Cole has also opened shows for fellow label mates Rihanna and Jay-Z. After the release of Cole World: The Sideline Story, he immediately went on tour across the U.S. in which he was the headliner for the first time.