J COLE WEEK

Most Valuable Players: J. Cole's 10 Favorite Albums

Most Valuable Players: J. Cole's 10 Favorite Albums

You've heard his debut disc, now listen as Cole talks about the albums that inspired him?from 2pac, Jay-Z, Nas, and more.

Video: J. Cole Plays One-On-One Against Complex's Damien Scott

Video: J. Cole Plays One-On-One Against Complex's Damien Scott

Cole shoots some hoops with us during and plays against his friend and former roommate.

Footwork: J. Cole's 10 Favorite Sneakers

Footwork: J. Cole's 10 Favorite Sneakers

J. Cole says he's not a sneakerhead, but he can still pick 'em.

The Making of J. Cole's "Cole World: The Sideline Story"

The Making of J. Cole's "Cole World: The Sideline Story"

Learn about the creation of each song on the Roc Nation rapper's debut?straight from the key players.

Timeline: J Cole's Sideline Struggle

Timeline: J Cole's Sideline Struggle

This infographic charts the rocky road from struggling rapper to Roc Nation's new star.

J. Cole: In The Zone (Online Cover Story)

J. Cole: In The Zone (Online Cover Story)

The future looks bright for Roc Nation's first signee. Damien Scott takes a look back at the days when the forecast was much cloudier.

J. Cole Covers Complex's "Cole World" Week!

J. Cole Covers Complex's "Cole World" Week!

Celebrate the Roc Nation rapper's slam dunk debut with a full week of special features.