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J. Cole2014 Forest Hills Drive

The album name is derived from the address of J. Cole’s actual childhood home in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The project is a meditation on the value of love relative to worldly success. F#!& Money, Spread Love.


CozzCozz & Effect

Dreamville / Interscope are proud to announce the debut project from the label’s second signee, Cozz, a fiercely engaging 20 year old rapper from South Central, Los Angeles. The 12-track project features guest appearances from label head J. Cole, Enimal, Free Ackrite and labelmate Bas.


BasLast Winter

Last Winter is the debut studio project from Bas and was released on April 29, 2014 by Dreamville Records and Interscope Records. According to the Bas, Last Winter is “a conceptual project about hoping to break away from tough times.” It includes features from J. Cole, K-Quick, and Mack Wilds.


Forest Hills Drive Tour

The real is back. J. Cole is bringing his “Forest Hills Drive Tour” to a city near you. Get your tickets now! Click HERE


Go on Tour with Adobe & Dreamville

Adobe and Dreamville have teamed up to find talented students for two opportunities on the Forest Hills Drive Tour this spring. Join the Tour, Tell Dreamville’s story. Learn how at


J. Cole joins The combat Jack Show

J. Cole details the inspiration behind ‘2014 Forest Hills Drive’, his battle with expectations, wanting to sign Kendrick Lamar when they first met and more. Special Thanks to Felton for setting this one up.

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Cozz – I'm The Man

Cozz teams up with director Alex2Tone for his latest LA inspired video, “I’m the Man”. Cozz’s debut album Cozz & Effect is available now for purchase on iTunes.


Mani Coolin' Feat. Cozz – "Free My Mind"

Mani Coolin’ links up with fellow West Coast MC and Dreamville signee Cozz for “Free My Mind”. The two rappers coast over the hazy backdrop, mixing hopes and dreams of fame with a sobering reality that Cozz sums up well:


LA Leakers: The 2015 Draft Picks Mixtape

It’s that time, The 2015 Draft Picks are here! 21 exclusive records brought to you by the L.A. Leakers. This year’s picks of artists to keep on your radar.


J. Cole & Dale Jr. cover ESPN the Magazine

Before they even met, J. Cole and Dale Earnhardt Jr. were linked by a single lyric. ESPN gets the perfect strangers together for an interview. Check out the full story in ESPN The Magazine’s Feb. 2 Music Issue on


J. Cole x Funkmaster Flex

J. Cole calls up Funk Flex at Hot 97 to discuss Nascar, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Dreamville artists Bas, Cozz and Omen, social media, whips and more.


Jeremih feat J. Cole – Planes

Jeremih unleashes a new single entitled ‘Planes’ featuring J. Cole. Produced by Vinylz, the track serves as the latest release from his upcoming third studio LP ‘Late Nights: The Album’.


Complex: Man Of The House

Cole covers the December issue of Complex Magazine. The NC native talks leaving home to follow his rap dreams and finding true happiness in the place where it all began. Check out the powerful story at


Dreamville Season Vol. 1 (New Years Mix by DJ Moma)

Some Dreamville music from this year, other songs we rock with and a little sneak peak of some new Omen. Check it out. End of the Year Mix by DJ Moma.


Vibe: Top 10 Artist Who Could Own 2015

Bas joins Vibe Magazines list of the “Top 10 Artist Who Could Own 2015″. With the Next-Big-Thing-To-Be emerging from all four coordinates of America, 2014 saw a shift in the soundscape of hip-hop and R&B thanks to these newcomers who



Like they do every year around this time, TheStashed kicks off Listmas with the best albums of 2014. Look out for Cozz at #42, while J. Cole tops the list. Check out the full list at TheStashed.


Bas – Talks 2015 plans with XXL

While Bas was visiting home in NYC, he stopped by the XXL offices to discuss where he would rank Last Winter, his Sudanese background and what makes Dreamville so unique. Check out the Interview at XXL


Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2014

Dreamville snags two spots on Complex Magazines annual list of their Top 50 albums. Cozz & Effect comes in at #38 and 2014 Forest Hills Drive takes #4. Check out the list at Complex


J. Cole – Debuts at No.1 on Billboard 200

J. Cole’s third album, 2014 Forest Hills Drive, easily debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. The album moved 375,000 equivalent units in the week ending Dec. 14, according to Nielsen Music. Read more at Billboard


Forest Hills Drive Samples Mix by DJ Run P

Respect Magazine and DJ Run P dig deep into J. Cole‘s 2014 Forest Hills Drive with his FHD Samples Mix. This mix is more than just a playlist of what was sampled, they also include J.Cole’s interview snippets in the


Cozz – Pigeons & Planes Best of 2014

“The 20-year-old signed with J. Cole and Dreamville, released his introductory Cozz & Effect project to largely positive reception, and clearly positioned himself as one of the unmistakable faces of a new West Coast wave.”