"They told me.. that I'm the first artist to go platinum in 25 years with no features." J. Cole announced to an arena full of cheers in his hometown of Forestville, North Carolina. HBO followed the Roc Nation rhymer in a 90-minute documentary highlighting J. Cole's journey from small-town hero to global icon. With over 7 million followers, a platinum album, sold out Madison Square Garden and no added attention, J. Cole is a true artist committed to his mission: impacting people with the words through his songs.
The massive homecoming event featured on HBO features appearances from Drake, Big Sean, and Jay-Z. Watch the documentary here.