J.Cole will go down as one of the most skilled lyrical storytellers the games ever seen. If they retired album covers like they do jersey’s you best believe Cole would be hanging from the rafters. J has decided to embark on a lifelong dream, and he’s been leaving crumbs along the way. When he signed with Puma and released the commercial showing and expressing the love Cole has for basketball that’s when his training began.
Fast forward to the present day, ahead of ‘The Off-Season’ dropping this Friday and springboarding off his latest single “Interlude”, J announced he has also signed with the Rwanda Patriots who play in the African Basketball League. Cole will play in 3 to 6 games this Sunday, May 13th will be his debut. The game will air on ESPN News.
IMUer’s check out the dope doc Applying Pressure: The Off-Season Documentary, get an inside look into Cole’s head, and hear him chop it up with 21 Savage. What do you think loyal readers does J.Cole, have a shot to make an impact in the NBA?
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